Anti-Houthi Coalition Allows Red Cross to Deliver Aid to Yemen

thThe International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has been granted permission by a Saudi Arabia-led coalition conducting airstrikes on Houthi rebels in Yemen to deliver aid to the country, the organization’s spokeswoman said Sunday. Sitara Jabeen was quoted as saying by ITV News that the permission concerned two ICRC planes carrying humanitarian supplies and the organization’s staff. On Saturday, the ICRC called for an immediate 24-hour humanitarian pause in conflict-torn Yemen to allow for the delivery of aid to the country’s suffering population. Read Article