In Yemen war, Red Cross treats diseases 'nobody should die of'

August 10, 2017

A Yemeni child suspected of being infected with cholera is checked by a doctor at a makeshift hospital operated by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in the northern district of Abs in war-battered Yemen's Hajjah province , on July 16, 2017 (AFP)

Yemen's spiralling health crisis has forced organisations treating war-wounded to shift their focus to diseases "nobody should die of", the International Committee of the Red Cross said Wednesday.