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Houthi rebels claim attack on Aramco facilities: Insurgents have been seeking regional autonomy for Zaidis in Saudi Arabia since 1990s
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Houthi rebels claim attack on Aramco facilities: Insurgents have been seeking regional autonomy for Zaidis in Saudi Arabia since 1990s

On 14 September, two Aramco facilities in Saudi Arabia, Abqaiq and Khurais, were targeted by drone attacks. The attacks bring the spotlight on the Houthi rebels

Saudi-led coalition air raids on Yemen's Huthi rebel training camp kill 26 fighters, say security sources
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Saudi-led coalition air raids on Yemen's Huthi rebel training camp kill 26 fighters, say security sources

Saudi-led coalition air trikes on a Yemen rebel training camp northwest of the capital on Sunday killed at least 26 Huthi fighters

Yemen's slain ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh buried in closed funeral outside Sanaa by Huthi rebels
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Yemen's slain ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh buried in closed funeral outside Sanaa by Huthi rebels

Yemen's ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh, slain this week by his former rebel allies, was buried on Saturday at his home village outside Sanaa

Yemen's exiled president orders troops advance on Sanaa hours after Ali Abdullah Saleh's death
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Yemen's exiled president orders troops advance on Sanaa hours after Ali Abdullah Saleh's death

Yemen's exiled president ordered troops to advance on Sanaa hours after his predecessor was killed by Huthi rebels, officials said, as heavy fighting continued in the capital.

Ali Abdullah Saleh killed: Man who 'danced on the heads of snakes' ruled Yemen by constantly shifting alliances
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Ali Abdullah Saleh killed: Man who 'danced on the heads of snakes' ruled Yemen by constantly shifting alliances

Ali Abdullah Saleh survived for decades as Yemen's strongman, playing both sides in the multiple guerrilla conflicts and civil wars that tore apart Yemen.

Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh killed in attack after switching sides in civil war
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Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh killed in attack after switching sides in civil war

Veteran former president Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed in a roadside attack on Monday after switching sides in Yemen’s civil war.

Yemen's rebel-controlled interior ministry claims former president Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed; no confirmation yet
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Yemen's rebel-controlled interior ministry claims former president Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed; no confirmation yet

Yemen's rebel-controlled interior ministry announced the "killing" of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, as a video emerged showing what appeared to be Saleh's corpse.

Yemen humanitarian crisis: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls for ceasefire as war claims 8,750 lives
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Yemen humanitarian crisis: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls for ceasefire as war claims 8,750 lives

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for a ceasefire in Yemen in light of an ongoing humanitarian crisis, his spokesman said.

Yemen Shiite rebels claim they launched a missile launch toward under-construction UAE nuclear power plant
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Yemen Shiite rebels claim they launched a missile launch toward under-construction UAE nuclear power plant

Yemen's Shiite rebels have claimed that they launched a missile toward an under-construction nuclear power plant in the United Arab Emirates.

Yemen's Huthi rebel alliance appears to crumble as ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh turns to Saudi Arabia
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Yemen's Huthi rebel alliance appears to crumble as ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh turns to Saudi Arabia

The rebel alliance controlling Yemen's capital appeared to crumble as a strongman opposed to the internationally recognised government reached out to a Saudi-led coalition fighting the insurgents.

Yemen: Clashes in Sanaa between rebels and Ali Abdullah Saleh supporters leaves 14 dead
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Yemen: Clashes in Sanaa between rebels and Ali Abdullah Saleh supporters leaves 14 dead

Clashes in Yemen's capital between Shiite Huthi rebels and loyalists of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh left 14 people dead on Thursday.

Yemen blast: Car bomb kills two, injures four in govt bastion of Aden
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Yemen blast: Car bomb kills two, injures four in govt bastion of Aden

A car bombing hit the finance ministry building in Yemen's government bastion of Aden on Wednesday, killing two guards and wounding four

Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations to discuss confronting Iran, Hezbollah after allegations of interference in internal affairs
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Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations to discuss confronting Iran, Hezbollah after allegations of interference in internal affairs

Saudi Arabia and other Arab foreign ministers will hold an emergency meeting in Cairo on Sunday to discuss confronting Iran and its Lebanese Shi‘ite ally Hezbollah

Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of blocking Yemen peace, calls it world's 'greatest sponsor of terrorism'
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Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of blocking Yemen peace, calls it world's 'greatest sponsor of terrorism'

Saudi Arabia on Sunday accused Iran of blocking peace efforts in Yemen, slamming its political arch rival over support for the Yemeni rebels Riyadh is fighting against.

UAE running 'informal detention centres' in Yemen, Eritrea; children among detainees: HRW
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UAE running 'informal detention centres' in Yemen, Eritrea; children among detainees: HRW

The UAE runs at least two "informal detention facilities" in Yemen and has reportedly transferred detainees to a base in Eritrea Human Rights Watch (HRW) said.

Yemen crisis: Deadlock between rebel Houthis and government puts ceasefire in peril
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Yemen crisis: Deadlock between rebel Houthis and government puts ceasefire in peril

Yemen's warring parties held a fifth day of peace talks in Kuwait on Monday after the UN envoy said "significant differences" still separate them.

Saudi-led interventions differ from the ones by Russia in Syria: But where is the endgame in Yemen?
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Saudi-led interventions differ from the ones by Russia in Syria: But where is the endgame in Yemen?

Saudi Arabia's intervention in Yemen — although extremely unpopular internationally — has three basic elements that makes it different from the Russian intervention in Syria.

Yemen rebels release six foreign hostages, including two Americans
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Yemen rebels release six foreign hostages, including two Americans

Yemen's Shiite Houthi rebels have released six foreign hostages, including two Americans, and flown them to the Gulf country of Oman, which helped negotiate their release

Yemen fighters backing exiled govt capture southern city Dhale
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Yemen fighters backing exiled govt capture southern city Dhale

Fighters backing Yemen's exiled government captured a city on the road to the port city of Aden, officials said Tuesday, their first significant victory since a Saudi-led coalition began targeting Shiite rebels in airstrikes.