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Coronavirus Outbreak: Saudi-led ceasefire begins in Yemen raising hope for an end to five-year-old war as world unites to fight COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Saudi-led ceasefire begins in Yemen raising hope for an end to five-year-old war as world unites to fight COVID-19

A Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen’s Houthi movement said it would halt military operations from 0900 GMT for two weeks in support of United Nations efforts to end the conflict that has killed more than 100,000 people

Donald Trump says there are 'many options short of war' with Iran, after US accuses Tehran of 'unquestionably sponsoring' Saudi Arabia attacks
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Donald Trump says there are 'many options short of war' with Iran, after US accuses Tehran of 'unquestionably sponsoring' Saudi Arabia attacks

Donald Trump said there were many options short of war with Iran after US ally Saudi Arabia displayed remnants of drones and missiles it said were used in a crippling attack on its oil sites that was 'unquestionably sponsored' by Tehran

Saudi Arabia promises to show 'material evidence' linking Iran to oil attacks as tensions escalate in West Asia
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Saudi Arabia promises to show 'material evidence' linking Iran to oil attacks as tensions escalate in West Asia

Saudi Arabia said it would show evidence on Wednesday linking regional rival Tehran to an unprecedented attack on its oil industry that Washington believes originated from Iran in a dangerous escalation of Middle East frictions

Saudi Arabia's costly western military hardware no match for low-cost drones, missiles used in Aramco attacks
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Saudi Arabia's costly western military hardware no match for low-cost drones, missiles used in Aramco attacks

Billions of dollars spent by Saudi Arabia on cutting edge Western military hardware mainly designed to deter high altitude attacks has proved no match for low-cost drones and cruise missiles used in a strike that crippled its giant oil industry

Saudi oil attacks came from southwest Iran, says US official; Tehran denies involvement as Houthi rebels claim responsibility
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Saudi oil attacks came from southwest Iran, says US official; Tehran denies involvement as Houthi rebels claim responsibility

The United States believes the attacks that crippled Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend originated in southwestern Iran, a US official told Reuters on Tuesday

Aramco Drone strikes: Oil price surges by 19% in biggest-ever jump since 1991 amid US allegation on Iran for attack
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Aramco Drone strikes: Oil price surges by 19% in biggest-ever jump since 1991 amid US allegation on Iran for attack

An attack on Saudi Arabia that shut 5 percent of global crude output caused the biggest surge in oil prices since 1991, after U.S. officials blamed Iran and President Donald Trump said Washington was “locked and loaded” to retaliate

Iran dismisses US claim of being behind drone attacks on Saudi oil plants, says Tehran ready for 'full-fledged' war
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Iran dismisses US claim of being behind drone attacks on Saudi oil plants, says Tehran ready for 'full-fledged' war

Iran rejected accusations by the United States that it was behind attacks on Saudi oil plants that risk disrupting world energy supplies and warned on Sunday that US bases and aircraft carriers in the region were in range of its missiles

'Incomprehensible and meaningless': Iran refutes US accusations over drone attacks on Saudi oil installations
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'Incomprehensible and meaningless': Iran refutes US accusations over drone attacks on Saudi oil installations

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo condemned Iran after Saturday's attacks, which knocked out half of the kingdom's oil production.

Saudi Arabia stocks tumble three percent after Aramco drone attacks; kingdom temporarily halts oil production at facilities
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Saudi Arabia stocks tumble three percent after Aramco drone attacks; kingdom temporarily halts oil production at facilities

The Saudi Arabia stock market dropped three percent at the start of trading on Sunday, the first session after drone attacks on two major oil facilities on Saturday.

US Navy claims mine fragments, magnet indicate Iranian involvement in attack on Japanese oil tanker
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US Navy claims mine fragments, magnet indicate Iranian involvement in attack on Japanese oil tanker

The limpet mines used to attack a Japanese-owned oil tanker near the Strait of Hormuz last week bore "a striking resemblance" to mines displayed by Iran, a US Navy explosives expert said

US releases footage of 'Iran removing unexploded mine' from oil tanker, Tehran dismisses 'unfounded' allegations
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US releases footage of 'Iran removing unexploded mine' from oil tanker, Tehran dismisses 'unfounded' allegations

The United States military released a video showing Iran's Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near the Strait of Hormuz.

Saudi Arabia calls urgent Gulf Cooperation Council, Arab League meetings on 30 May over fresh tensions with Iran
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Saudi Arabia calls urgent Gulf Cooperation Council, Arab League meetings on 30 May over fresh tensions with Iran

Saudi Arabia has called for urgent meetings of the regional Gulf Cooperation Council and the Arab League to discuss escalating tensions in the Gulf, the Saudi official news agency said on Saturday

UN chief Antonio Guterres seeks 'renewed commitment' to global rules and values as world leaders head to New York for 73rd UNGA
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UN chief Antonio Guterres seeks 'renewed commitment' to global rules and values as world leaders head to New York for 73rd UNGA

The 73rd UN General Assembly commenced on 18 September under the leadership of GA President María Fernanda Espinosa, the former minister of foreign affairs of Ecuador.

Saudi-led coalition air strikes kill dozens in Yemen's Hodeida, claim Houthis; UAE denies, blames Shia rebels
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Saudi-led coalition air strikes kill dozens in Yemen's Hodeida, claim Houthis; UAE denies, blames Shia rebels

The Houthi rebels in Yemen's Hodeida have claimed that the Saudi-led coalition have killed dozens but UAE has in turn blamed the Shia rebels

US asks UN Security Council members to impose sanctions on Iran for ‘malign behaviour’ in West Asia
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US asks UN Security Council members to impose sanctions on Iran for ‘malign behaviour’ in West Asia

US asked its fellow members of UN Security Council for slapping sanctions on Iran for its "malign behaviour" in West Asia at a meeting that discussed the implementation of 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran

Armed conflicts resulted in 21,000 violations of children's rights worldwide in 2017; over 1,300 deaths in war-torn Yemen, says UN report
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Armed conflicts resulted in 21,000 violations of children's rights worldwide in 2017; over 1,300 deaths in war-torn Yemen, says UN report

More than 10,000 children were killed or maimed amid armed conflicts worldwide last year, while others were raped, forced to serve as armed soldiers or caught in attacks on schools and hospitals, a United Nations report said.

UNSC to hold emergency meeting over Arab attack on Yemen's Hodeida; efforts to prevent world's worst famine in decades
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UNSC to hold emergency meeting over Arab attack on Yemen's Hodeida; efforts to prevent world's worst famine in decades

The United Nations Security Council to meet over the offensive. The U.N. special envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, has said the global body is talking to both sides to de-escalate.

Saudi Arabia's air defence forces intercept ballistic missile over Riyadh, say media reports
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Saudi Arabia's air defence forces intercept ballistic missile over Riyadh, say media reports

Saudi Arabia’s air defence forces intercepted a ballistic missile over Riyadh on Wednesday, state media said, after at least three blasts were heard and three clouds of smoke were seen in the sky above the capital.

India condemns missile attacks on Saudi Arabia that left one dead, expresses concern over escalating situation
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India condemns missile attacks on Saudi Arabia that left one dead, expresses concern over escalating situation

India, on Wednesday, strongly condemned the missile attacks on Saudi Arabia, which targeted the capital Riyadh and other cities earlier this week, by Houthi militias in Yemen

Saudi Arabia threatens retaliation against Iran for 'involvement' in Sunday's Yemeni rebel missile attacks that killed one
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Saudi Arabia threatens retaliation against Iran for 'involvement' in Sunday's Yemeni rebel missile attacks that killed one

A military coalition led by Saudi Arabia on Monday threatened retaliation against arch-foe Iran, accusing the Shiite power of being behind a barrage of Yemeni rebel missile attacks on the kingdom.