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The Saudi blockade on Yemen is a war crime, and only civilians suffer from it

Annelle Sheline

The Saudi blockade on Yemen is a war crime, and only civilians suffer from it.

Though ending Saudi Arabia's blockade is not sufficient to end the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, it is a necessary step, both strategically and morally, writes Annelle Sheline in an article for Responsible Statecraft.