Pictures show incredible recovery of starving boy who was victim of Yemen crisis
The painful image of his skeletal body, close to death on a hospital bed in Yemen, embodied the crisis that has engulfed the country in the grips of a unrelenting civil war.
Boy, 16, died after crashing BMW he secretly bought But just over a month later, and smiling from the same ward in Hodeidah, five-year-old Salim Ali Salim is showing signs of an inspiring recovery.
The child was brought to the city hospital from his family home in Baqea, nearly an hour’s drive away.
One of eight children, his mother Houdaid Masbah had explained he had suffered his whole life.
Sadly, he is not alone in... read more
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