UK faces backlash after cutting foreign aid spending

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    The UK has been accused of abandoning some of the world’s most vulnerable people after its decision to cut foreign aid spending by $5bn.

    Britain is the world’s third-largest international donor after the US and Germany.

    At least $140m will be slashed from the UK’s humanitarian budget for Yemen – as the British government prepares to host the G7 summit.

    Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker has more from London.

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