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7,500 kids ‘killed or maimed’ in Yemen since 2013, UN says

The suffering of children caught up in the Yemen conflict has become "simply appalling," according to a UN report. It says thousands of kids have been killed, recruited as soldiers and subjected to devastating violence.

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