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UN demands civilian access to Yemen airports, ports

18 August, 2017

All parties involved in the ongoing Yemen conflict must immediately grant civilian and commercial access to the country's ports and airports, the UN demanded on Friday.

Rights groups urge Yemen's rebels to free political commentator

18 August, 2017

Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International on Friday urged Yemen's Houthi rebels to free political commentator Hisham al-Omeisy, detained this week in Sanaa.

13 things you need to know about Yemen

18 August, 2017

Forget everything you think you know about Yemen...

Cash crisis exposes Yemeni rift with UAE

17 August, 2017

Yemen's Central Bank says the Saudi-led coalition is 'strangling' the economy by preventing planes from flying in newly-minted cash, reflecting a rift between the government and the United Arab Emirates.

'More than one million South Sudan refugees in Uganda'

17 August, 2017

South Sudan's brutal civil war has forced more than one million people to flee to neighbouring Uganda alone, the UN's refugee agency said on Thursday.

Yemen rebels crucify man for rape, murder of four-year-old

14 August, 2017

Yemenis gathered in the capital for the execution of a man convicted of raping and killing a child; the second such death sentence carried out in public in recent weeks.

US contractor to help train Saudi navy

09 August, 2017

Kratos Technology will help train Saudi navy personnelcurrently blocking Yemen's ports from receiving vital humanitarian aid.

South Sudan military captures rebel headquarters near Ethiopia border

07 August, 2017

The South Sudanese army say they have captured the border town of Pagak, which has been the main base of fighters loyal to rebel leader Riek Machar.

After Mosul, Iran-backed militias will ensure sectarian violence endures

04 August, 2017

Comment: The cycle of sectarian violence is only likely to continue, writes Aaron Noonan.

Saudi-coalition 'restricting fuel' to deliver desperately needed Yemen aid

02 August, 2017

Due to the lack of jet fuel available in Sanaa, the UN must make alternative arrangements for return flights, something which they say the Saudi-led coalition is not facilitating.

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