The United Nations is warning that the novel coronavirus could be spreading silently through Yemen.
The country reported the first two deaths on Wednesday with five new infections and is ramping up containment measures.
Yemen’s economy and healthcare systems have been razed by five years of war.
Al Jazeera’s Charlotte Bellis reports.
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The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization that aims to maintain international peace and security.
At its founding, the UN had 51 member states; with the addition of South Sudan in 2011, membership is now 193, representing almost all of the world’s sovereign states.