Air strikes, clashes hit Yemen's Hodeida despite UN ceasefire

Sun, 12/16/2018 - 20:41

Air strikes and fierce clashes have shook the outskirts of Yemen's rebel-held port city of Hodeida overnight, pro-government sources and residents have said, despite a UN-brokered ceasefire.

UN envoy for Yemen urges swift action for robust truce monitoring

Sun, 12/16/2018 - 20:35

The UN Envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, has called on the UN Security Council to establish a “robust monitoring regime” to ensure a ceasefire at the key Yemeni port of Hodaydah.

China welcomes Yemen talks breakthrough

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 22:48

China on Friday welcomed progress in UN-sponsored peace talks between relevant parties of Yemen who agreed to a ceasefire and improvement in the humanitarian situation.

Reopening of Port of. Hodeida is Good News for Starving Yemenis

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 22:44

The World Food Program says reopening the Yemeni Port of Hodeida is crucial in efforts to stave off famine in that country, which has been at war for more than three years.

New US$140 Million Support for Ongoing Emergency Cash Transfers in Yemen

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 22:42

The World Bank announced a new US$140 million grant to maintain the delivery of emergency cash transfers to 1.5 million poor and most vulnerable Yemeni households, covering a total of 9 million ind

Yemen ceasefire prompts hope after four years of war and starvation.

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 22:35

Yemenis dared to hope on Friday that a ceasefire agreed in the contested port city of Hodeidah might bring a permanent end to fighting that has driven many from their homes and into an existential

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.

Rebels hail Yemen ceasefire accord a 'success', despite skirmishes

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 22:25

Huthi rebels on Saturday hailed a ceasefire accord for a vital Yemeni port agreed at UN-brokered peace talks in Sweden, although the deal's implementation remained fragile.

Battles taking place on eastern outskirts of Yemen's Hodeida after truce deal.

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 22:25

Fighting broke out on the outskirts of Yemen's port city of Hodeida Friday, residents said, a day after a ceasefire agreement was reached by the warring parties at U.N.-sponsored peace talks.

Russia Ready To Cooperate In Resolving Conflict In Yemen - Nebenzia

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 22:23

Russia is ready to cooperate in resolving the Yemeni conflict and advancing peace and stability throughout the region, Russian Ambassador to the UN Vassily Nebenzia told the Security Council on Fri


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