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Millions of Yemen civilians face hardship or death from disease and starvation as aid deliveries are stalled following an intensified Saudi-led blockade on the war-ravaged country.

The Saudi-led coalition battling Houthi rebels in Yemen said it formed a committee to help those affected by its deadly war on Yemen.

'Iranian aggression' slammed during emergency Arab League meeting

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'Iranian aggression' slammed during emergency Arab League meeting

Arab foreign ministers slammed Iran and its allies during an emergency Arab League meeting in Cairo on Sunday, as regional tensions continue to simmer.

Turbulent days ahead for Saudi Arabia, say Riyadh analysts

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Turbulent days ahead for Saudi Arabia, say Riyadh analysts

A conference challenging mainstream perceptions on Saudi Arabia was held in London on Saturday, where academics, journalists and analysts gave ...

Lebanon foreign minister to boycott Arab League's Iran summit

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Lebanon foreign minister to boycott Arab League's Iran summit

Lebanon's foreign minister will not attend an Arab League meeting on Sunday called by Saudi Arabia to discuss 'violations' committed by Iran in ...

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Red Cross: 1 million Yemenis at risk of cholera

The International Committee of the Red Cross says the cities of Hodeida, Saada and Taiz had to stop providing clean water in recent days due to a lack of fuel.

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Save the Children: 130 children die daily in Yemen

Save the Children said that a continuing blockade by the Saudi-led coalition along with the continuation of fighting is likely to further ...

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Fuel running out for Yemen hospitals, UN warns

Dangerously low supplies of fuel could mean Yemen's hospital generators and pumps for clean water could be out of action in three weeks' time ...

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Saudi-led coalition airstrike 'destroys Sanaa airport navigation aids'

Authorities in Yemen's rebel-controlled capital said a Saudi-led air strike on Tuesday destroyed a navigation station at Sanaa airport, which is ...

Houthis vow 'revenge' on Saudi Arabia for Yemen blockade

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Houthis vow 'revenge' on Saudi Arabia for Yemen blockade

Saleh al-Sammad, the head of the Presidency Council of the Houthis said that with the blockade, the coalition "shut down all doors for peace and ...

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Suicide bomber attacks security in southern Yemen

A bombing hit a security post in Yemen's government bastion of Aden on Tuesday, killing and wounding several people, witnesses and police ...

Riyadh 'to reopen' Yemen airports, seaports following international pressure

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Riyadh 'to reopen' Yemen airports, seaports following international pressure

Riyadh has said that the Saudi-led coalition fighting rebels in Yemen will begin reopening airports and seaports, days after closing them over a ...

Yemen flights remain grounded after coalition withholds permits: Yemenia

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Yemen flights remain grounded after coalition withholds permits: Yemenia

Yemen's national carrier said the Saudi-led coalition has failed to provide a permit allowing it to resume flights from Aden and Seiyoun on ...

Global 'Elders' group demands Saudi Arabia lifts Yemen blockade

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Global 'Elders' group demands Saudi Arabia lifts Yemen blockade

The Elders have called on a Saudi-led coalition fighting rebels in Yemen to lift their blockade on the war-ravaged nation to avert a ...

Saudi-led strikes hit defence ministry in Yemen capital Saudi-led strikes hit defence ministry in Yemen capital

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Saudi-led strikes hit defence ministry in Yemen capital

The Saudi-led coalition carried out air strikes on the defence ministry in Yemen's rebel-held capital Sanaa late Friday, witnesses and rebel ...

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Saudi easing of Yemen blockade not enough: UN

Saudi Arabia's easing of a blockade recently imposed on Yemen is not enough, according to the United Nations, who has listed Yemen as the world's number one humanitarian crisis.

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Yemen faces 'largest famine in decades,' UN warns

UN aid chief urges the Saudi-led military coalition to allow aid into Yemen and provide assurances that there will be no further disruption to ...

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Saudi Arabia's blockade hits ordinary Yemenis hardest

Riyadh claims the ban is designed to stop the flow of weapons to the Houthi rebels, reports Jonathan Fenton-Harvey.

Yemeni President <em>Hadi</em> 'under house arrest' in Riyadh

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Yemeni President Hadi 'under house arrest' in Riyadh

Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi along with his sons, ministers and military officials have all reportedly been barred from returning home for ...

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UN urges Saudi coalition to end Yemen aid blockade

The UN on Tuesday urged a Saudi-led coalition to end a blockade which has halted humanitarian supplies into Yemen as the country battles famine ...

Saudi Arabia warns Iran over Houthi missile strike

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Saudi Arabia warns Iran over Houthi missile strike

Tensions between Tehran and Gulf states have heightened after the Saudi-led coalition closed Yemen's air, sea and land borders and accused Iran ...

Saudi-coalition strikes on Sanaa hit rebel-held defence ministry

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Saudi-coalition strikes on Sanaa hit rebel-held defence ministry

Multiple air raids struck Yemen's capital Sanaa over the weekend, striking the rebel-controlled defence ministry, reports said.

IS claims bomb attack in Yemen's Aden

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IS claims bomb attack in Yemen's Aden

The Islamic State group claimed a major attack on Yemen's government bastion of Aden on Sunday, which killed at least 15 people, wounded 18 ...

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