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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

Saudi-led coalition announces ceasefire in five-year Yemen war; move aimed, in part, to avoid potential coronavirus outbreak
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Saudi-led coalition announces ceasefire in five-year Yemen war; move aimed, in part, to avoid potential coronavirus outbreak

The ceasefire will go into effect at midday on Thursday for two weeks and is open to extension

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

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

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

Houthi rebels claim drone attack on two Saudi airports; air strikes have injured 30 people in last two months
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Houthi rebels claim drone attack on two Saudi airports; air strikes have injured 30 people in last two months

Yemen's Houthi rebels on Saturday claimed that they have launched fresh drone strikes targetting two airports in Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia has not responded to the Houthis' claims of attacking the two Saudi airports. Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have been leading an Arab military coalition against the Iran-backed Houthis in support of Yemen's internationally recognised President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi over the last four years.

Saudi Arabia carries out air strike on bus in Yemen; 40 children among 51 killed, says Red Cross in new toll
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Saudi Arabia carries out air strike on bus in Yemen; 40 children among 51 killed, says Red Cross in new toll

The Saudi-led coalition intervened in Yemen in 2015 as Huthi rebel fighters closed in on the last bastion of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi's government.

Boat carrying 160 African migrants from Somalia reportedly capsizes off south Yemen
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Boat carrying 160 African migrants from Somalia reportedly capsizes off south Yemen

Yemeni security officials and tribal leaders say a boat carrying more than 160 African migrants has capsized off the southern province of Shabwa.

UAE ready to support efforts for complete rebel withdrawal from Hodeida after offensive on vital Yemen port
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UAE ready to support efforts for complete rebel withdrawal from Hodeida after offensive on vital Yemen port

The United Arab Emirates (UAE), whose troops have played a major role in a Yemeni government offensive against the rebel-held port city of Hodeida, said on Saturday that it was ready to support diplomatic efforts to secure a rebel withdrawal.

Over 30,000 civilians flee Yemen's Hodeida as clashes between Saudi-led coalition, Houthi rebels intensify
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Over 30,000 civilians flee Yemen's Hodeida as clashes between Saudi-led coalition, Houthi rebels intensify

Many civilians have fled from rebel-held Hodeida in Yemen as clashes between the Saudi-led coalition army and Houthi rebels intensified

Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile fired from rebel-held Hodeida as Riyadh-led coalition tries to liberate Yemeni city
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Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile fired from rebel-held Hodeida as Riyadh-led coalition tries to liberate Yemeni city

Saudi air defences intercepted a ballistic missile fired from Yemen as a Riyadh-led military coalition pushes a major offensive to capture Hodeida

UN envoy Martin Griffiths holds talks in capital Yemeni Sanaa to discuss aid for the rebel-held port city Hodeida
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UN envoy Martin Griffiths holds talks in capital Yemeni Sanaa to discuss aid for the rebel-held port city Hodeida

The UN envoy for Yemen held emergency talks in rebel-controlled capital Sanaa over the key aid port of Hodeida, where a coalition is battling Houthi rebels

Saudi-led coalition forces seize control of Hodeida international airport to retake city from Iran-backed Houthi rebels
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Saudi-led coalition forces seize control of Hodeida international airport to retake city from Iran-backed Houthi rebels

Saudi-led coalition forces have captured the international airport of Hodeida, a city that was the gateway for food crops in the starving nation, to retake it from Houthi rebels

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.

Yemen army with coalition forces converges on port city of Hodeida, seeks to liberate it from Houthi rebels
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Yemen army with coalition forces converges on port city of Hodeida, seeks to liberate it from Houthi rebels

Forces from Yemen, along with coalition forces are ready to take control of the rebel- held city of Hodeida. They seek to liberate the city from the Huthi- Islamic political, armed movement.

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

Saudi Arabia's claims of intercepts questioned after videos of botched missile launches surface online
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Saudi Arabia's claims of intercepts questioned after videos of botched missile launches surface online

As with nearly every ballistic missile launched by Yemen's Shiite rebels targeting Saudi Arabia, the kingdom overnight said it intercepted all seven fired — but online videos raise new questions about those claims

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

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

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