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The deputy head of Yemen's rebel administration has fled a crackdown by Houthi insurgents in Sanaa following the killing of his ally, ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh, sources said Wednesday.

Clashes between Yemen's warring factions have recently intensified, leaving civilians at greater risk from the country's ongoing conflict, which has already destroyed millions of lives.

Saudi-led airstrikes target Yemen rebel 'training camp'

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Saudi-led airstrikes target Yemen rebel 'training camp'

Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on a suspected Yemen rebel training camp northwest of the capital on Sunday killed at least 26 Houthi fighters, security sources said.

UN says Yemen's Houthi missiles have 'common origin'

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UN says Yemen's Houthi missiles have 'common origin'

Missiles fired by Houthi rebels in Yemen towards Saudi Arabia have a 'common origin' says the UN, but refused to confirm Riyadh's claims they ...

Yemen rebels 'bury <em>Saleh</em> in closed funeral'

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Yemen rebels 'bury Saleh in closed funeral'

Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, who was killed by his former rebel allies this week, was buried at his ...

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Yemen rebels 'disrupt internet nationwide'

Yemen's Houthi rebels have been disrupting internet access nationwide as they consolidate their grip of the capital.

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Saudi coalition airstrikes 'kill dozens' in northern Yemen

Saudi-led coalition airstrikes killed more than 23 civilians in the country's north on Friday, Yemeni officials said, as the kingdom intensifies ...

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Yemen government recaptures Red Sea town from rebels

Southern separatist fighters, backed by government forces and the Saudi-led coalition, allegedly took part in the offensive against the rebels, ...

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Iran denies US accusation of 'destabilising the region'

Tehran slammed comments by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson who said Iran is carrying out “destabilising actions” by supporting groups across ...

Did Yemen's Houthis fabricate <em>Saleh</em> killing video?

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Did Yemen's Houthis fabricate Saleh killing video?

Yemeni government officials and loyalists to the former President Ali Abdullah Saleh believe the scenario surrounding ...

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Saudi-led coalition intensifies Yemen airstrikes as US raises concerns

Saudi-coalition fighter jets carried out dozens of airstrikes in Yemen, as US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said the humanitarian situation is ...

Houthi rebels seize pro-<em>Saleh</em> channel, hold journalists hostage

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Houthi rebels seize pro-Saleh channel, hold journalists hostage

Employees of a GPC-affiliated television channel in Yemen are allegedly being held hostage by Houthi rebels in the capital, Reporters Without ...

UN calls on all sides in Yemen to 'de-escalate'

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UN calls on all sides in Yemen to 'de-escalate'

The UN has called on all sides in Yemen to "de-escalate" and return to talks as the conflict there took an ominous turn with the killing of ...

Yemen's Houthi rebels call for dialogue with Saudi-led coalition

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Yemen's Houthi rebels call for dialogue with Saudi-led coalition

Yemen's Houthi rebels have called for peace talks with a Saudi-led coalition, a day after killing their former ally ex-President Ali ...

Houthis rally in Sanaa after killing Yemen's <em>Saleh</em>

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Houthis rally in Sanaa after killing Yemen's Saleh

Thousands of Houthi supporters rallied in Sanaa on Tuesday as the rebels consolidated their grip on the Yemeni capital after killing former ally ...

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Son of slain Yemeni former President Saleh vows revenge

Yemen's former president Saleh's son has vowed revenge on the Houthi rebels who killed his father after he broke a three year alliance and switched sides

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What war in Yemen looks like after Saleh

While Yemen's Houthi rebels feel jubilant to have killed former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, the long-term ...

Afrah Nasser

Saleh's death, checkmate

Comment: Saleh's death causes us to revisit the injustices that led Yemenis to rise up in 2011, writes Afrah Nasser.

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UAE, Saudi Arabia announce new partnership in GCC 'rebuff'

The UAE and Saudi Arabia announced the formation of a new partnership group separate from the GCC in a clear snub ahead of a meeting in Kuwait

Children trapped in Sanaa as Yemen fighting intensifies

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Children trapped in Sanaa as Yemen fighting intensifies

Children in the Yemeni capital Sanaa and other districts are cut off from vital help and risk being injured or killed in intense street battles ...

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How Saleh's Yemen gamble cost him his life

Former President Ali Abdullah Saleh made one too many gambles during his decades in Yemeni politics, which has ...

<em>Saleh</em> killed: Timeline of three years of Yemen conflict

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Saleh killed: Timeline of three years of Yemen conflict

Three years after Houthi rebels captured the Yemeni capital Sanaa with the help of forces loyal to ex-president Ali Abdullah ...

<em>Ali</em> <em>Abdullah</em> <em>Saleh</em>, former Yemen president, confirmed dead

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Ali Abdullah Saleh, former Yemen president, confirmed dead

Houthi rebels announced Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed on Monday as he fled the capital, Sanaa.

Yemen government orders Sanaa offensive as Saleh's house destroyed

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Yemen government orders Sanaa offensive as Saleh's house destroyed

Yemen's president has ordered his forces to retake Sanaa from Houthi rebels, after the insurgents reportedly destroyed the home of former ally ...

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