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Human Rights Watch accused Saudi Arabia of attempting to shut down a UN-backed war crimes investigation in Yemen, where it is leading a coalition battling Houthi rebels.

Since the start of a Saudi-led military campaign against Houthi rebels in March 2015, the Yemeni riyal has lost more than two-thirds of its value.

Renewed battle for Yemen's <em>Hodeida</em> sparks humanitarian crisis fears

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Renewed battle for Yemen's Hodeida sparks humanitarian crisis fears

Saudi-backed government forces launched a series of attacks on rebel-held Hodeida, birthing fresh fears for civilian casualties in the western port city.

'Over five million children at famine risk in Yemen'

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'Over five million children at famine risk in Yemen'

Any disruption to food and fuel supplies coming through Yemen's Hodeida port may cause starvation on an unprecedented scale, Save the ...

America must end its weapons deliveries to Saudi Arabia

Imad K. Harb

America must end its weapons deliveries to Saudi Arabia

Comment: The Saudi-led coalition's intervention in Yemen has only brought death and calamity, writes Imad K. Harb.

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Saudi-led coalition 'kills 18 Yemen fishermen' in rebel-held Hodeida

The Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Houthis rebels has reportedly killed several fishermen off the coast of the port city of Hodeida, a day after the coalition launched a new offensive.

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Yemen pro-govt forces renew assault on rebel-held Hodeida

Yemen pro-government forces backed by Saudi Arabia have renewed an offensive on the rebel-held port city of Hodeidah.

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UN seeks air bridge to aid Yemeni cancer patients

The UN wants to open a humanitarian air corridor to evacuate Yemenis suffering from chronic illnesses in the war-torn country.

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UN's Yemen envoy in Sanaa, as 32 rebels killed

Fierce clashes and Saudi-led air strikes near Hodeida have killed 32 rebels as the UN envoy for Yemen arrived in Sanaa on a peace ...

<em>Hodeida</em> fighting could threaten vital food shipment: WFP

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Hodeida fighting could threaten vital food shipment: WFP

The UN agency said that a recent bout of fighting could jeopardise a 46,000 ton shipment of wheat that would supply 3.5 million Yemenis with ...

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Saudi pilots killed in Yemen helicopter crash

The pilots were killed in al-Mahra when their helicopter crashed on Friday.

'Alarming' situation in Yemen's <em>Hodeida</em> puts aid at risk

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'Alarming' situation in Yemen's Hodeida puts aid at risk

The UN warned Friday that shelling and airstrikes in Yemen's Hodeida province have targeted humanitarian workers and infrastructure, ...

Yemeni civilian lives 'hang in balance' in <em>Hodeida</em>: UN

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Yemeni civilian lives 'hang in balance' in Hodeida: UN

The UN's humanitarian coordinator for Yemen said families in Yemen's Hodeida province are living in fear of shelling and airstrikes.

Yemen's pro-government forces capture routes leading to <em>Hodeida</em>

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Yemen's pro-government forces capture routes leading to Hodeida

Pro-government forces have captured two key routes which lead towards the 'ghost town' port city of Hodeida.

Starvation could kill 600,000 children in war zones: charity

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Starvation could kill 600,000 children in war zones: charity

Using starvation as a weapon of war has become a 'new normal' in conflict, says Save the Children, with more hundreds of thousands of children ...

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Dozens dead in Hodeida after Yemen peace talks collapse

Peace talks between the Saudi-backed government and Iran-backed Houthi rebels collapsed on Saturday, sparking a new round of fighting in the port city.

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Mattis holds UAE talks after warning over Yemen war

The Pentagon chief previously warned the US backing Yemen's war was "not unconditional".

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'We just didn't make it': Yemen peace talks collapse

Peace talks in Geneva have failed to get off the ground after a Houthi no-show.

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Yemen rebels 'stranded' on eve of Geneva talks

The UN had been unable to "secure authorisation" from a Saudi-led coalition for a plane to transport the rebel delegation and wounded insurgents ...

No face-to-face meetings at Yemen peace talks: official

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No face-to-face meetings at Yemen peace talks: official

Yemen's government and Houthi rebels will not meet face-to-face at UN-brokered peace talks in Geneva this week, government officials said on ...

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Yemen faces new surge in cholera cases: UN

The UN warned Yemen faces a possible third wave of a cholera epidemic, following a jump in the number of suspected cases over recent weeks.

Yemen anti-war activists block Boeing facility with school bus

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Yemen anti-war activists block Boeing facility with school bus

A Boeing facility was the target of protesters on Monday who used a school bus to demonstrate in solidarity with the people of Yemen.

US warns support in Yemen war not 'unconditional'

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US warns support in Yemen war not 'unconditional'

The comments made by the US come as the UN released a damning report slamming the Saudi-led coalition of possible war crimes.

All sides possibly committed war crimes in Yemen: UN

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All sides possibly committed war crimes in Yemen: UN

UN investigators said all sides in Yemen's deadly conflict may have committed war crimes.

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