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Germany to send new frigate to protect ships in Red Sea

Germany to send new frigate to protect ships in Red Sea

Germany said on Saturday it will send a new frigate to the Red Sea in August to help secure maritime traffic, disrupted for months due to attacks b…

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US strikes Houthi rebels in joint Yemen bombing with UK. How close are we to all-out war?

US strikes Houthi rebels in joint Yemen bombing with UK. How close are we to all-out war?

Coordinated U.S. and British bombings of Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen early Friday were in retaliation for weeks of attacks against cargo shi…

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Yemen: Building and Preserving Human Capital During Prolonged Conflict

Yemen: Building and Preserving Human Capital During Prolonged Conflict

Between 2021 and 2023, the Yemen Emergency Human Capital Project (EHCP) has achieved the following results:​ Supported the delivery of heal…

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Securing the Red Sea: A Global Response

Securing the Red Sea: A Global Response

The Houthis’ reckless and indiscriminate attacks on international shipping in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden are creating even worse food short…

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IMF chief highlights war-ravaged Yemen, Sudan amid global economic turmoil

IMF chief highlights war-ravaged Yemen, Sudan amid global economic turmoil

International Monetary Fund chief Kristalina Georgieva on Thursday drew attention to the suffering in Yemen and Sudan, both plagued by civil wars a…

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Houthi Attacks Undermine Chance for Peace in Yemen

Houthi Attacks Undermine Chance for Peace in Yemen

“The Houthis’ reckless attacks in the Red Sea, and the worsening situation for the Yemeni people caused by Houthi actions, continue to…

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Yemen : US CENTCOM neutralizes Houthi drones , no injuries reported

Yemen : US CENTCOM neutralizes Houthi drones , no injuries reported

The US Central Command (CENTCOM) said on Wednesday its forces successfully engaged two unmanned aerial (UAV) vehicles in areas controlled by Irania…

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Grundberg Urges Separation of Yemen Crisis from Regional Conflict

Grundberg Urges Separation of Yemen Crisis from Regional Conflict

While conflicts in Yemen and the wider region have become undeniably interlinked, UN Special Envoy Hans Grundberg strongly believes that it is owed…

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USD 112M Needed to Save Migrant Lives in Horn of Africa, Yemen and Southern Africa

USD 112M Needed to Save Migrant Lives in Horn of Africa, Yemen and Southern Africa

The International Organization for Migration (IOM), along with 48 other humanitarian and development organizations and governments, is urgently app…

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Yemen : Houthis launch drones at Israel as Hezbollah fires rockets at Israeli-annexed Golan

Yemen : Houthis launch drones at Israel as Hezbollah fires rockets at Israeli-annexed Golan

Meanwhile, Lebanon’s Iran-backed Hezbollah said it fired rocket…

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World Bank: Yemen Among Poorest Country in the World

World Bank: Yemen Among Poorest Country in the World

Yemen is one of the most food insecure, and possibly poorest countries in the world, a recent World Bank report showed. The report, Poverty…

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US restricts trade with companies tied to drones used by Russia, Houthis

US restricts trade with companies tied to drones used by Russia, Houthis

The United States restricted trade with five companies on Wednesday that it said were helping produce and procure drones for use by Russia in Ukrai…

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EU mission repelled 11 Houthi attacks on Red Sea, foreign policy chief says

EU mission repelled 11 Houthi attacks on Red Sea, foreign policy chief says

“In less than two months since the operation was launched, the operation has escorted 68 vessels and repelled 11 attacks,’’ Josep…

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Yemen health minister calls for international support in call with WHO regional director

Yemen health minister calls for international support in call with WHO regional director

Health conditions in Yemen came under the spotlight during a video call between Dr. Qasem Buhaybeh, the country’s public health and populatio…

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Food Insecurity in Yemen Reaches Highest Level, Warns UN

Food Insecurity in Yemen Reaches Highest Level, Warns UN

Statements attributed to a Houthi group leader denying that Yemenis in the militia-controlled areas lack access to adequate food, sparked anger acr…

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Yemen rebels say they fired missiles at Israeli, British ships

Yemen rebels say they fired missiles at Israeli, British ships

Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebels on Sunday said they targeted a "British ship" and two "Israeli" vessels after a British maritime security firm re…

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Yemen : US Military Destroys Missile in Houthi-controlled territory

Yemen : US Military Destroys Missile in Houthi-controlled territory

US forces destroyed a mobile surface-to air missile system in a Houthi-controlled territory of Yemen on April 6, the US Central Command (CENTCOM) s…

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Yemen : UK security firm says vessel targeted near Hodeidah

Yemen : UK security firm says vessel targeted near Hodeidah

There was no damage to the vessel and the crew were reported safe, UKMTO said. Months of Houthi attacks in the Red Sea have disrupted globa…

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Yemen : German military intercepts Houthi missile in Red Sea

Yemen : German military intercepts Houthi missile in Red Sea

The European Union’s naval mission in the southern Red Sea said on Saturday it had intercepted a Houthi missile to protect merchant ships.…

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Egypt sentences murderer of Yemeni general to death

Egypt sentences murderer of Yemeni general to death

The court also sentenced one other defendant to life imprisonment, and two others to 15 years imprisonment, and acquitted another. The prel…

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