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    10,000 Dead: Saudi-led War a Death Sentence for Sick Yemenis

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    On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Walter Smolarek fills in Brian Becker and is joined by Alexander Mercouris, editor in chief of The Duran.

    A shocking new report has found that at least 10,000 people have died in Yemen in the past year due to the Saudi-led coalition's closing of the country's airspace, but the war continues despite the immense suffering.

    Today marks the ten year anniversary of the beginning of the financial crisis that rippled across the world and caused tremendous suffering and instability. A decade later, have the causes of the crisis been resolved, or could it happen again? Steve Keen,professor of economics at Kingston University, joins Walter.

    The day after Donald Trump threatened North Korea with ‘fire and fury', tensions continue to escalate and the threat of war grows.Keith Bennett, China and Korea expert, joins Walter to discuss the latest developments.

    We'd love to get your feedback at radio@sputniknews.com



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