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The UN sent in the Yemeni city of Aden humanitarian aid to combat COVID-19

Party medical care to combat coronavirus granted by the UN, arrived in the Yemeni city of Aden, according to a published in the Saturday statement, the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Twitter.

"Despite many challenges, UNICEF continues to supply humanitarian aid by air to Yemen. These supplies are needed to combat the spread of coronavirus in the country", - says in the message.

The world health organization on Friday was taken to the airport of Aden 16 tons of medicines and remedies to combat coronavirus.

In the autumn of 2014 in Yemen, the hostilities between the seizure of power by rebels from the movement "Ansar Allah" (Houthis) and supporters of the internationally recognized government headed by President Abd rabbu Mansour Hadi. On his side in the spring of 2015 involved an Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia.

According to official data, in Yemen 473 cases of infection with coronavirus, 112 patients died and 25 recovered.

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