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128 Houthi prisoners detained in Saudi Arabia released, flown to Yemen’s Sanna in efforts to end five-year conflict
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128 Houthi prisoners detained in Saudi Arabia released, flown to Yemen’s Sanna in efforts to end five-year conflict

Prisoners arrived on three ICRC planes and were met inside the airport by rebel commanders and some family members

Oil prices soar more than 10% to six-month high post-Saudi plant attacks; investor concerns mount, gold prices up 1%
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Oil prices soar more than 10% to six-month high post-Saudi plant attacks; investor concerns mount, gold prices up 1%

Tehran denies the accusations but the news has revived fears of a conflict in the tinderbox Middle East after a series of attacks on oil tankers earlier this year that were also blamed on Iran.

More than 100 people killed in air strike by Saudi-led military coalition on detention centre in Yemen, says ICRC
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More than 100 people killed in air strike by Saudi-led military coalition on detention centre in Yemen, says ICRC

Fighting since 2015 has already claimed tens of thousands of lives and sparked what the United Nations calls the world's worst humanitarian crisis

Saudi-led airstrike on Yemen’s Saada province leaves 13 dead and 26 wounded, say medics
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Saudi-led airstrike on Yemen’s Saada province leaves 13 dead and 26 wounded, say medics

Thirteen civilians including two children were killed in a Saudi artillery strike in northern Yemen on Monday in response to a rebel attack on a Saudi base, medics said.

UAE says it is reducing troops in war-torn Yemen, four years after joining Saudi-led intervention, in shift to 'peace-first' plan
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UAE says it is reducing troops in war-torn Yemen, four years after joining Saudi-led intervention, in shift to 'peace-first' plan

The UAE said Monday it was redeploying and reducing troops across war-torn Yemen and moving from a 'military-first' strategy to a 'peace-first' plan

Saudi Arabia-led coalition intercepts Yemeni rebel drones targeting Jizan airport, says Riyadh; no casualties reported
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Saudi Arabia-led coalition intercepts Yemeni rebel drones targeting Jizan airport, says Riyadh; no casualties reported

Yemeni rebel drones targeting a civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia were intercepted on Thursday, a Riyadh-led military coalition said.

Yemen peace talks: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to attend last day of Sweden dialogue
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Yemen peace talks: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to attend last day of Sweden dialogue

Antonio Guterres will hold meetings with the two Yemeni delegations and will address the closing session of this round of consultations, the UN said in a statement.

US defence secretary calls for ceasefire in Yemen, asks warring parties to meet with UN envoy in November to resolve crisis
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US defence secretary calls for ceasefire in Yemen, asks warring parties to meet with UN envoy in November to resolve crisis

The Pentagon chief said the US had been watching the conflict in Yemen "for long enough" and said he believes Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, who are in a US-backed coalition fighting Shiite Huthi rebels, are ready for talks.

Bus carrying children attacked in Yemen's Saada leave dozens dead, many injured; Saudi-led coalition blamed
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Bus carrying children attacked in Yemen's Saada leave dozens dead, many injured; Saudi-led coalition blamed

The Huthi rebels' Al Masirah TV reported that 39 people had been killed and 51 wounded, "mostly children". It accused the Saudi-led coalition fighting the Shiite rebels on the side of the government of hitting the bus in an air strike.

Air strike by Saudi-led coalition kills dozens of Huthi rebels in Yemen, including two military commanders
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Air strike by Saudi-led coalition kills dozens of Huthi rebels in Yemen, including two military commanders

An air strike on Yemen's capital by a Saudi-led military coalition has killed dozens of Huthi rebels including at least two commanders

Yemen govt warns of coup as southern separatists take over headquarters amid clashes in Aden
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Yemen govt warns of coup as southern separatists take over headquarters amid clashes in Aden

The fighting, which killed at least 15 people, threw war-torn Yemen into further chaos and threatened to undermine president Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, who ordered his forces to stand down

Iran violated Yemen arms embargo by failing to block supplies to Huthi rebels, says UN report
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Iran violated Yemen arms embargo by failing to block supplies to Huthi rebels, says UN report

Iran has violated a UN arms embargo by failing to block supplies to Yemen's Huthi rebels of ballistic missiles that were fired at Saudi Arabia

US says Iran supplied ballistic missile to Houthi rebels in Yemen, accuses Tehran of violating UN obligations
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US says Iran supplied ballistic missile to Houthi rebels in Yemen, accuses Tehran of violating UN obligations

US presented what it called "undeniable" evidence Thursday that ballistic missile fired by Huthi rebels in Yemen at Saudi Arabia last month was Iran made

UN chief Antonio Guterres renews calls to stop 'stupid war' in Yemen, urges Donald Trump to pressurise Saudi Arabia
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UN chief Antonio Guterres renews calls to stop 'stupid war' in Yemen, urges Donald Trump to pressurise Saudi Arabia

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Sunday for a renewed push to end the "stupid war" in Yemen

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 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.

US drone strike kills seven suspected Al-Qaeda militants in Yemen, say security officials
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US drone strike kills seven suspected Al-Qaeda militants in Yemen, say security officials

A drone strike has killed seven suspected members of Al-Qaeda in southern Yemen, a security official said on Sunday.

Tehran rejects 'riduculous' accusations by Saudi Arabia that Iran is blocking peace efforts in Yemen
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Tehran rejects 'riduculous' accusations by Saudi Arabia that Iran is blocking peace efforts in Yemen

Tehran on Monday rejected as "ridiculous and baseless" accusations by Saudi Arabia that Iran is supporting rebels and blocking peace efforts in Yemen