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UN rejects 'outrageous allegations' against staff held in Yemen

UN rejects 'outrageous allegations' against staff held in Yemen

The UN rights chief on Tuesday demanded that Yemen's Houthi rebels "immediately and unconditionally" release detained UN staff and other aid worker…

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US intelligence assesses Houthis in Yemen in talks to provide weapons to al-Shabaab in Somalia, officials say

US intelligence assesses Houthis in Yemen in talks to provide weapons to al-Shabaab in Somalia, officials say

 US intelligence has learned of discussions between Houthis in Yemen to provide weapons to the Somali militant group al-Shabaab, in what three…

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Yemen: UN chief demands release of aid workers held by Houthis

Yemen: UN chief demands release of aid workers held by Houthis

UN Secretary-General António Guterres called on Tuesday for the immediate release of all United Nations staff held in Yemen by the de facto…

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Yemen : Houthis say they have arrested an ‘American-Israeli spy cell’

Yemen : Houthis say they have arrested an ‘American-Israeli spy cell’

Yemen’s Houthis said on Monday they have arrested an “American-Israeli spy cell,” a few days after the Iran-backed group detained…

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Coalition campaign against Houthi rebels in Yemen shows limits of air power

Coalition campaign against Houthi rebels in Yemen shows limits of air power

Since November, the Houthi rebels in Yemen have managed to shut down most commercial shipping in the Red Sea, which is normally a conduit for about…

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Yemen: FAO , KSRelief Hand Over Rehabilitated Fish Landing Sites

Yemen: FAO , KSRelief Hand Over Rehabilitated Fish Landing Sites

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSRelief) have handed ove…

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Yemeni riyal breaks all-time low of 1,770 against dollar

Yemeni riyal breaks all-time low of 1,770 against dollar

The Yemeni riyal fell to an all-time low of 1,770 against the dollar on Monday in Yemeni-government-controlled districts, a drop likely to drive up…

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Yemen : Central Bank Tightens Grip on Foreign Transfers

Yemen : Central Bank Tightens Grip on Foreign Transfers

Yemen’s Central Bank, based in Aden, the interim capital, has tightened its grip on foreign money transfers, requiring all transactions to go…

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Yemen : Ship takes on water after being attacked twice in Red Sea

Yemen : Ship takes on water after being attacked twice in Red Sea

A ship is taking on water after being hit by three missiles in the Red Sea off the coast of Yemen, maritime security firm Ambrey said on Tuesday.…

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Yemen : UKMTO receives report of incident near Mocha

Yemen : UKMTO receives report of incident near Mocha

The United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations (UKMTO) said on Tuesday that they received a report of an incident 33 nautical miles northwest of Yeme…

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China calls for end to Red Sea attacks on civilian ships

China calls for end to Red Sea attacks on civilian ships

China called for attacks on civilian ships in the Red Sea to end and for safe navigation there, when China Foreign Minister Wang Yi met his Yemen c…

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Yemen : US forces intercept Houthi-launched drone over Red Sea

Yemen : US forces intercept Houthi-launched drone over Red Sea

US forces destroyed an uncrewed aerial system launched over the Red Sea from an area of Yemen controlled by Iranian-backed Houthis, the US Central…

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Yemen : Houthis Free More than 113 Detainees, ICRC says

Yemen : Houthis Free More than 113 Detainees, ICRC says

Yemen's Houthi group freed more than 113 detainees in Sanaa on Sunday, the International Committee of the Red Cross reported. The Houthi gr…

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Yemen: Houthis launched two anti-ship ballistic missiles towards Red Sea, CENTCOM says

Yemen: Houthis launched two anti-ship ballistic missiles towards Red Sea, CENTCOM says

Yemen’s Iranian-backed Houthis launched two anti-ship ballistic missiles towards the Red Sea early on Saturday the US Central Command (CENTCO…

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Yemen : Houthis say they launch attacks on 3 ships including one in Mediterranean

Yemen : Houthis say they launch attacks on 3 ships including one in Mediterranean

Yemen's Houthis launched attacks on three ships in the Red Sea, Mediterranean Sea and Arabian Sea, the Iran-aligned group said on Friday, although…

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Yemen : Houthis postpone release of 100 prisoners belonging to government forces

Yemen : Houthis postpone release of 100 prisoners belonging to government forces

Yemen’s Houthis said they had postponed the release of around 100 prisoners belonging to government forces that had previously been announced…

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2 Yemeni demining workers killed in Saada explosion

2 Yemeni demining workers killed in Saada explosion

Two Yemeni demining workers have been killed while attempting to disarm stacked landmines laid by the Iran-backed Houthis in the northern province…

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Yemen :Houthi rebels claim they shot down another US drone

Yemen :Houthi rebels claim they shot down another US drone

The Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen claimed on Tuesday evening that they shot down an American drone over the country on the Arabian Peninsula.…

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Yemen : Houthis claim 5th US drone shoot-down since November

Yemen : Houthis claim 5th US drone shoot-down since November

Yemen’s Houthis claimed on Tuesday to have shot down another US drone over the central province of Al-Bayda, marking the fifth such claim by…

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Yemen : Deal to Transport 12,000 Pilgrims Via 5 Airports Including Sanaa

Yemen : Deal to Transport 12,000 Pilgrims Via 5 Airports Including Sanaa

Yemen’s Ministry of Endowments and Guidance has teamed up with Yemenia Airways to fly Yemeni pilgrims from five airports, including Sanaa Int…

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