United Nations humanitarian partners estimate that this population could rise to 13.4 million due to economic decline, including the depreciation of the Yemeni currency, said Stephane Dujarric, the chief United Nations spokesman.
At least 15 civilians were reported killed and 20 others injured when the minibuses they were travelling in were struck in Jabal Ras district in Yemen's western Hudaydah governorate, on Saturday.
"Since June, some 570,000 households have had to flee their homes from fighting in Hodeidah, while the Yemeni riyal has undergone an alarming depreciation, and the cost of basic food items has gone up by a third since this time a year ago", WFP Yemen country director Stephen Anderson told CNN.
United Nationswarns that starvation could overwhelm country in next three months, with 13 million people at risk of starvationShe told the BBC: "I think many of us felt as we went into the 21st century that it was unthinkable that we could see a starvation like we saw in Ethiopia, that we saw in Bengal, that we saw in parts of the Soviet Union - that was just unacceptable".
Nearly 13 million people in the country - two-fifths of the population - are at risk of starvation if air-strikes by the Saudi-led coalition continue to rip up life and land, the agency says. Both cities are still under the rebel control.
A civil war has engulfed the country after Iranian-backed Houthi rebels captured large areas, including the capital Sana'a.
Yemen has always been bombarded with airstrikes and subjected to strangling tactics of war.
Yemen's air, land and sea ports are now functioning, so WFP had several ships filled with aid headed towards Yemen, and is working to reposition stocks in case routes are cut off, he said. "We are doing everything we can to ensure access to these wheat stocks".
The Saudi-led coalition said its targeting operations in Yemen resembled the "highest global standards" and pledged to investigate the incidents uncovered by CNN.
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Since launch , the spacecraft has provided a look at the remains of exploding stars and found black holes across the universe. Only the essential instruments it needs to survive are now working, but all of its scientific equipment are otherwise safe.
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Tests also showed the specific strain of salmonella that made them sick is resistant to multiple antibiotics, the agency said. Most people infected with Salmonella recover without treatment, though in rare cases, antibiotics are needed for treatment.
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