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YEMEN PEACE EFFORTS MISS A CRITICAL FACTOR

Wed, 12/19/2018 - 19:01

As Yemen’s warring parties met in Sweden last week, hopes were high that these peace talks – the first since 2016 – would spark a political process to end the ongoing conflict that has left the cou

‘Yemen is a difficult country to navigate’ – Karl Schembri.

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 19:47

Maltese charity worker, Karl Schembri, has been speaking to Newsbook.com.mt about his experiences of working and travelling across Yemen over the last few years.

Is Yemen finally on the road to peace?

Sun, 12/16/2018 - 20:46

 Weeks of U.N.

Yemen peace drive must maintain its momentum

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 22:30

US pressure meant to rally Arab Gulf countries behind Washington to confront Iran was the primary driver behind the push to prioritise ending the war in Yemen.

International community must act on Yemen

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 20:12

The international community stands by as families, women and children have their lives destroyed, writes Sandip Verma.

Yemen war: Billions in aid, but where's it going?

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 23:01

The ongoing UN-sponsored peace talks are seen as a key moment in the search for an end to the war in Yemen.

UN Expectations Low for Difficult Yemen Negotiations Now Underway in Sweden

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 19:59

Among the issues under discussion in Yemen peace negotiations currently underway in Sweden — the first such talks between the Saudi-led Coalition and Ansar Allah in two years — are potential humani

Towards Yemen peace talks

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 19:34

Momentum is building for new talks aimed at ending the war in Yemen, which has continued for more than three and a half years and left millions of civilians in need of humanitarian aid.

Houthi defector says Iranian-backed militia committed 'heinous crimes' against Yemeni people

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 03:26

DUBAI: Houthi militias, backed by Iran, have committed "heinous crimes" against the people of Yemen, the militia's propaganda chief who deserted the group on Friday has said.

Yemen Girl Who Turned World’s Eyes to Famine Is Dead

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 03:24

A haunted look in the eyes of Amal Hussain, an emaciated 7-year-old lying silently on a hospital bed in northern Yemen, seemed to sum up the dire circumstances of her war-torn country.

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