Houthis have been accused by WFP of diverting supplies of relief to the non-beneficiaries

January 7, 2019

The World Food Programme (WFP) has put accusations on the Houthis of diverting supplies to the non-beneficiaries. It has called for an investigation and dismissal of the ones who were involved. A spokesman said, “So far, our monitoring has identified seven centres in Sana’a city and we estimate that about 1,200 metric tonnes (600 MT/month) of food was diverted in August and September. But to put this into context, 600 metric tonnes is only about one per cent of the food we provide on a monthly basis nationally.”

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