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Comment: It is the face of a father who has to choose between buying food for his family or buying medicine for his sick wife, writes UNICEF's Henrietta H Fore.

At least 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen's civil war, which has displaced two million people, helped spawn a cholera epidemic, and created the world's worst humanitarian crisis.

Saudi Arabia says Houthi missile intercepted from Yemen

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Saudi Arabia says Houthi missile intercepted from Yemen

The Houthi rebels said a short-range ballistic missile had been fired at a military "supply depot" on Saudi Arabia's western coast.

UN backs efforts to start new Yemen peace talks

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UN backs efforts to start new Yemen peace talks

The Security Council on Thursday gave strong backing to efforts by UN Special Envoy Martin Griffiths to start new talks between Yemen's warring ...

Saudi coalition hits Houthi rebels outside Yemen's Hodeida

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Saudi coalition hits Houthi rebels outside Yemen's Hodeida

Hodeida is the latest battlefront in a war that has killed nearly 10,000 people since 2015 and pushed Yemen to the brink of famine.

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Yemeni citizens in Hodeida suffer under coalition siege

Analysis: Yemeni civilians continue to bear the brunt of the war, as the conflicting sides 'gear up' for another violent outbreak in the city of Hodeida, writes Jonathan Fenton-Harvey.

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Hadi: Houthis must fully withdraw from Hodeida

President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi has demanded that Houthi rebels withdraw from the key port city, amid reports that the rebels have agreed to ...

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Eight Hizballah fighters killed in Yemen, claims Saudi Arabia

The Lebanese Shia militant group has long denied it arms the rebel Houthis in Yemen.

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Tunisia religious official calls for Hajj pilgrimage boycott

A Tunisian religious official has called on the country's grand imam to issue an edict to discourage people from performing the Hajj pilgrimage ...

Army reinforcements roll into Yemen's embattled Hodeidah

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Army reinforcements roll into Yemen's embattled Hodeidah

Reinforcements roll into Yemen's Hodeidah as the army and its regional allies set their sights on the city's port, held by the Houthis.

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Houthis vow to fight on after losing Hodeida airport

Yemen's Houthi rebels vowed to fight on after pro-government forces seized Hodeida airport from them on Wednesday, in a major step towards ...

The UAE In Yemen: With help from its mercs

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The UAE In Yemen: With help from its mercs

Comment: The UAE is relying on mercenaries to do its dirty work in Yemen and beyond, writes David Isenberg.

Hundreds killed in heavy fighting along Yemen's west coast

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Hundreds killed in heavy fighting along Yemen's west coast

Heavy fighting between Yemen’s pro-government forces and Houthi rebels has killed more than 600 people in recent days, security officials said ...

UN warns attack on Yemen port threatens innocent civilians

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UN warns attack on Yemen port threatens innocent civilians

UN warns a military attack or siege by Yemeni pro-government forces supported by US-backed, Saudi-led coalition on the port city of Hodeida will ...

Yemen draft peace plan revealed to 'unite country'

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Yemen draft peace plan revealed to 'unite country'

A peace plan to end fighting in Yemen has been revealed by Reuters news agency, which could see the Houthis take part in a unified government.

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Dozens of migrants drown off the shore of Yemen

The United Nations Migration Agency said dozens of migrants drowned after their boat capsized off the shore of Yemen.

Rose Worden

Public Relations in the Trump era

Comment: Trump’s foreign policy has contributed to the emboldening of human rights abusers, writes Rose Worden.

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Death toll tops 100 in battle for Yemen's Hodeida

Yemen loyalist fighters, backed by Saudi Arabia and the UAE have announced the start of an operation to seize the rebel-held port of Hodeida ...

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Pro-government Yemeni forces plan siege of Hodeida port

Forces loyal to the Yemeni government are preparing to surround Hodeida in a bid to force Houthi rebels in the Red Sea port to surrender.

UN distributes second Yemen cash instalment to avert famine

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UN distributes second Yemen cash instalment to avert famine

Nine million Yemeni families received an average of $30 to buy food and other basic necessities.

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More than 150 dead in fresh Yemen violence: officials

Security officials in Yemen said fresh violence in the war-ravaged country has left some 150 people in just four days.

Two Saudi soldiers killed in Yemen border clashes

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Two Saudi soldiers killed in Yemen border clashes

Saudi Arabia has said that two of its soldiers were killed in fighting against Yemen's Houthi rebels as the kingdom reported foiling a drone ...

Saudi Arabia downs another Houthi missile over Najran

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Saudi Arabia downs another Houthi missile over Najran

Saudi air defences have downed another missile from Yemen, shot down over the southern city of Najran.

One dead after cyclone hits war-torn Yemen

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One dead after cyclone hits war-torn Yemen

Dangerous flooding has hit the southern coast of Yemen with weather agencies warning the heavy rainfall could promote the spread of ...

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