Yemen is under attack - level 1

Yemen is under attack - level 1

11-05-2015 07:00

Saudi Arabia attack airports in Yemen. Yemen is a poor country.

Saudi Arabia attacks the main airport in Yemen’s capital city. Black smoke comes from the airport. One plane is on fire. People put water on it.

Saudi Arabia thinks about stopping the attacks. The people of Yemen need help.

Difficult words: poor (a poor country does not have a lot of money), main (big and important), capital city (the biggest and most important city of a country; a city which controls the country).

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