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The work of Iraqi photographer Latif Al Ani is being exhibited in the UK for the first time, providing a portrait of Iraq as it has never been seen before.

Russia suspended its diplomatic presence in Yemen and all its staff have left the country due to the situation in the capital Sanaa, official sources said on Tuesday.

Millions could starve as Saudis 'target Yemen food supplies'

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Millions could starve as Saudis 'target Yemen food supplies'

Saudi Arabia's war tactic include targeting food supplies. Coupled with the harsh economic siege imposed on Yemen, as latest figures show a shocking 8.4 million at risk of famine

Guterres calls for end to 'stupid war' in Yemen

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Guterres calls for end to 'stupid war' in Yemen

The UN Secretary-General has called for increased pressure on Saudi Arabia to end the conflict in Yemen.

Saudi coalition airstrikes 'kill dozens' in northern Yemen

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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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Did Yemen's Houthis fabricate Saleh killing video?

Yemeni government officials and loyalists to the former President Ali Abdullah Saleh believe the scenario surrounding his death was fabricated by Houthi rebels.

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Syria 'shoots down three Israeli missiles' near Damascus

Syria's state news agency says Syrian air defence has shot down on Tuesday three Israeli missiles that were targeting a military post near the ...

Yemen's Houthis 'fire ballistic missile' at UAE nuclear reactor

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Yemen's Houthis 'fire ballistic missile' at UAE nuclear reactor

Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed to have fired a ballistic missile towards a nuclear power plant in the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi, the group's ...

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Saudi-led coalition provides air-cover for Saleh's forces in Yemen

Aircraft belonging to the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen provided air cover for the forces of former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh fighting ...

Kurds vote in second phase of northern Syria polling

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Kurds vote in second phase of northern Syria polling

Residents of Kurdish-dominated areas in northern Syria voted on Friday in local polls aimed at boosting their region's de facto semi-autonomous ...

Car explosion rocks Yemen's Aden-based Ministry of Finance Car explosion rocks Yemen's Aden-based Ministry of Finance

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Car explosion rocks Yemen's Aden-based Ministry of Finance

Yemen's Ministry of Finance was targeted in an attack on the temporary capital Aden early on Wednesday, residents confirmed.

11 million Yemeni children in need of aid: UNICEF 11 million Yemeni children in need of aid: UNICEF

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11 million Yemeni children in need of aid: UNICEF

In a shocking statement, UNICEF's regional director describes how nearly 40% of the population in Yemen are in dire need of urgent aid

Yemen's 'collective punishment' risks driving 500 children into malnutrition

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Yemen's 'collective punishment' risks driving 500 children into malnutrition

A New York based relief group has slammed international silence in being complicit in the 'collective punishment' of Yemenis.

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Rohingya Muslims trapped in Myanmar's 'apartheid' regime for decades

Myanmar's draconian controls over its minority Rohingya Muslim population amount to "apartheid", Amnesty International said on Tuesday in a probe into the root causes of their mass exodus.

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Iran's president says Arab League "worn-out and ineffective" body

Iranian president criticised the Arab League for supporting Saudi Arabia in its crimes against Yemen describing them as "worn-out and ...

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Saudi-led coalition forms committee to 'aid' Yemen war victims

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

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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 ...

People just keep coming

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People just keep coming

Comment: Members of the Rohingya ethnic group who have already fled to Bangladesh are refugees, and should be recognised as such, writes ...

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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 ...

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