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Expanding 'dead zone' in Arabian Sea threatens Gulf livelihoods

17 July, 2018

Dead zones are areas of the sea where the lack of oxygen makes it difficult for fish to survive. The Arabian Sea zone 'is the most intense in the world'

Algeria to retry militant attackers' 'mentor' expelled from France

17 July, 2018

A radical preacher, described as a mentor to militants, will be retried in France.

UN warns 'handful' of powerful Libyans can block elections

16 July, 2018

A UN envoy warned that a "handful" of Libyans were attempting to prevent elections being held in the country later this year.

Saudi Arabia intercepts Houthi missile towards Najran

14 July, 2018

The Iran-backed Houthi rebels fired a missile from Saada towards bordering Najran.

Tortured, detained, disappeared: UAE abuses rife in southern Yemen

12 July, 2018

Security forces trained and financed by the United Arab Emirates in southern Yemen have engaged in enforced disappearances, torture and arbitrary arrests during the country's war, reveals a new

Saudi Arabia pardons soldiers over Yemen conflict

11 July, 2018

At least 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen's civil war, which has displaced two million people, helped spawn a cholera epidemic, and created the world's worst humanitarian crisis.

UN envoy meets Yemen president in push for truce

10 July, 2018

The UN envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths met with President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi on Tuesday, in the latest efforts to broker a truce between the government and rebels.

Yemen demands UAE shut 'abuse-rife' secret prisons

10 July, 2018

Yemen's interior minister has demanded the United Arab Emirates shut down or hand over secret prisons under its control in the war-torn country.

UAE extends compulsory military service to 16 months

08 July, 2018

The UAE's armed forces says it has extended its mandatory military service for some by four months.

UN backs efforts to start new Yemen peace talks

05 July, 2018

The Security Council on Thursday gave strong backing to efforts by UN Special Envoy Martin Griffiths to start new talks between Yemen's warring parties.

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