UN warns of rising child casualties, worsening hunger in Yemen war and other stories

Today we look at the severe hunger crisis and rising casualties in Yemen, the denial of Julian Assange’s appeal against his extradition, and more

March 15, 2022 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up we look at the Integrated Phase Classification report on worsening food insecurity in Yemen with over 160,000 people set to face famine this year; the UK Supreme Court’s refusal to hear WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s appeal against his extradition to the US to stand trial; the approval of a right-wing led motion to initiate impeachment proceedings against Peru’s left-wing President Pedro Castillo in Congress; and ongoing anti-coup  protests in Sudan as the popular Resistance Committees continue to demand full civilian control.