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Feb 05, 2019
Pope Francis in UAE: Pontiff calls for end to wars in West Asia, equality of citizen's rightsPope Francis said all religious leaders had a "duty to reject every nuance of approval from the word war".
Jan 31, 2019
Toll rises to 52 after two boats carrying migrants from Yemen to Djibouti capsize; 16 people rescuedThe death toll from the sinking of two boats carrying migrants to Yemen from Djibouti rose to 52 on Thursday, the UN migration agency said
Dec 12, 2018
Yemen peace talks: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to attend last day of Sweden dialogueAntonio 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.
Nov 27, 2018
Donald Trump’s Saudi Arabia amorality and US’s 'reputational loss' may benefit the Gulf in 2019Forcing Saudi to lift the four-national blockade of Qatar would improve a regional economy hurt by lost Qatari business, ratchet down tensions in the Gulf that have concerned global investors and reunite families
Nov 10, 2018
United States ends refuelling support of aircraft involved in Yemen war as pressure builds on Saudi ArabiaHowever, a halt to refuelling could have little practical effect on the conflict, seen as a proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Nov 08, 2018
Yemen crisis: 14 million in West Asian country 'on brink of famine'; charities sign appeal for immediate cessation of hostilitiesThirty-five Yemeni and international NGOs has called for an "immediate cessation of hostilities" in Yemen, where they warned 14 million people were now "on the brink of famine".
Nov 06, 2018
Jamal Khashoggi's killing: At UN Human Rights review session, member states target Saudi ArabiaAmid concerns over freedom of expression in Saudi Arabia, the Saudi representative insisted that it was a 'guaranteed right', before noting the launch of 'many multilingual television and radio channels' as evidence of people's right to express their opinions.
Oct 31, 2018
US defence secretary calls for ceasefire in Yemen, asks warring parties to meet with UN envoy in November to resolve crisisThe 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.
Oct 17, 2018
Iran's Revolutionary Guard says they killed mastermind of parade attack that left 25 dead in SeptemberThe Guards said in a statement published on state media their forces had killed a man named Abu Zaha and four other militants in Diyala province in Iraq. One news website run by Iran's state television said Abu Zaha was a member of Islamic State.
Oct 15, 2018
Disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi: International pressure mounts on Saudi Arabia; Riyadh vows retaliation if punishedDonald Trump has threatened Saudi Arabia with "severe punishment" if Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its Istanbul consulate.