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Misrah, an undocumented migrant worker, and her family, left their home in Ethiopia hoping for a better life. Instead, her three children are now dead, drowned during a perilous sea crossing across the Gulf of Aden, when the overloaded boat smuggling them into the country capsized.
The brutal conflict in Yemen continues to exact a devastating toll on children, with at least eight killed and a further 33 injured in attacks since the beginning of March. Across the country, over 11 million children are in need of humanitarian assistance and protection.
The figure is higher than the number displaced by war or any disaster since the start of the 20th century with the exception of World War II.
The UK Court of Appeal ruled that the British government did not properly assess whether Saudi Arabia had violated international law. Here is what this means for the arms trade.