Meet the Yemeni boy showing the world why we must stop the country from falling into famine

Hassan Merzam Muhammad is one of millions of children in Yemen who are severely malnourished. Image: REUTERS/Eissa Alragehi

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In July, Hassan weighed just 9 kilos. Image: REUTERS/Eissa Alragehi

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