Hospitals shut their doors as plague upon plague hits Yemen

Aden’s main hospital surrounded by rubbish and floodwater. Photo via Twitter.

Ten Covid-19 cases have now been confirmed in war-torn Yemen where health services face an increasingly desperate situation. Aside from coronavirus, they are already struggling with at least two other plagues — dengue fever and chikungunya.

The seat of the Covid-19 outbreak is the southern city of Aden where 25 people in various parts of the city are reported to…



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