One-Third of Yemen's Population May Go Hungry. Still, Money For Weapons But Not Food.

At what point does the focus on military aid to the exclusion of humanitarian relief become yet another example of our myopic focus on the former to the detriment to our long term goals?

A few days ago there was an odd juxtaposition of Yemen-related news.  On the one hand, U.S.

Money Going to Yemen's Military, but Not to Civilians Displaced by Military Action

The United States is spending millions of dollars to assist Yemen's military. Why is it so hard to scrape together funds for civilians displaced, in part, by the military?

The UN Refugee Agency warned today that it is facing an acute shortfall of funds for its Yemen operations: 

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