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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.

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 Children warned on Wednesday.

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.

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

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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 ...

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Members of Yemen's Bahai minority could face death penalty

Two dozens members of Yemen's Bahai minority could be executed, following 'trumped up charges' by rebels in control of the capital, Amnesty has warned.

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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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Yemen's Houthi rebels say 'UAE spy ring' dismantled

Yemen's Houthi rebels have said they have uncovered an Emirati spy ring providing information to the Saudi-led coalition.

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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.

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

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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 mission.

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Yemen's Houthis launch cross-border missile at Jizan: rebel media

Houthi rebels in Yemen said they launched a cross-border missile targeting Saudi Arabia's Jizan province.

Hodeida 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 ...

Saudi pilots killed in Yemen helicopter crash

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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 Hodeida 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, threatening ...

What's behind crumbling Saudi support in Yemen's south?

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What's behind crumbling Saudi support in Yemen's south?

Comment: Even those in the south who once supported a Saudi-led intervention are turning against the coalition, writes a Yemeni journalist.

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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.

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UAE 'instructed Yemen's Saleh to ally with Houthis'

Former spokesperson for late Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has claimed that the UAE instructed him to form an alliance with the Houthi ...

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US 'certifies' UAE-Saudi 'efforts' in reducing Yemen civilian deaths

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said that he has 'certified' that the Saudi-led coalition is making efforts to reduce civilian casualties ...

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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.

UN envoy seeks to revive Yemen peace talks

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UN envoy seeks to revive Yemen peace talks

UN envoy Martin Griffiths told the Security Council he will be travelling to Muscat, Sanaa and Riyadh to secure a firm commitment from the ...

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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 ...

<em>Houthis</em> urge 'resistance' as Yemen peace talks collapse

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Houthis urge 'resistance' as Yemen peace talks collapse

The Houthi leader has urged for people to take up arms in 'resistance' following the failure of UN-brokered peace talks.

Mattis holds UAE talks after warning over Yemen war

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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".

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

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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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