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Rebel court sentences Yemen president to death

26 March, 2017

The court found President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi guilty of 'instigating attacks by Saudi Arabia' and 'undermining the independence and integrity of the Republic of Yemen.'

Yemen: Over 100 civilians killed in past month

24 March, 2017

Some 106 civilians have been killed in Yemen over the past month alone, most by Saudi-led coalition airstrikes and shelling, the UN Human Rights Office said Friday.

Third of Yemen provinces on brink of famine: UN​

24 March, 2017

The United Nations warned on Friday that 60 percent Yemen's population is going hungry as a third of the war-torn country are on the brink of famine.

Somali president pleads for aid to avert famine

24 March, 2017

Somalia's new president appealed to the international community Thursday for more aid to avert a famine threatening his country.

Houthi shelling kills 'several Saudi soldiers'

24 March, 2017

Cross-border Houthi shelling has allegedly killed several Saudi soldiers, Yemen's rebel-run state news agency said on Thursday.

South Sudan: An urgent priority for the international agenda

23 March, 2017

Comment: Japan's decision to withdraw its peacekeeping forces from South Sudan came as no surprise, but as the conflict continues to escalate, civilians are left vulnerable, writes Monique Bouffé.

South Sudan rebels capture oil workers following $500mn contract

23 March, 2017

A new oil exploration contract signed by Nigeria's Oranto Petroleum caused a recent flare of violence in the country's north - as experts warn against investing in South Sudan's minerals.

The atrocities against civilians that coincided with London's attack

22 March, 2017

A selection of news stories from across the Muslim world that coincided with the London terrorist attack - where civilians were affected in similar ways.

Aid groups demand access as Yemen suffers 'open-air massacre'

22 March, 2017

Humanitarian groups on Wednesday demanded access to civilians on the brink of famine in Yemen, describing the two-year civil war in the Arab world's poorest state as an "open-air massacre".

UN rejects Saudi-led coalition call to supervise Yemen port

21 March, 2017

The United Nations on Monday rejected a call by the Saudi-led coalition battling rebels in Yemen for the key port of Hodeidah to be placed under its supervision.

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