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Around 20 million face food insecurity in Yemen due to conflict - UN

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 20:17

Around 20 million Yemenis are food insecure, UN agencies have said, adding the conflict ravaging the impoverished country was the key driver behind rising hunger levels.

Yemen peace talks begin in Sweden

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 18:16

Peace talks aimed at ending nearly four years of civil war in Yemen, described by the UN special envoy as an important milestone, have started in Sweden.

Yemen will need billions to run government, avoid rial collapse: UN aid chief

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 05:06

GENEVA  - Yemen’s government will need billions of dollars in external support to finance its 2019 budget and avoid another currency collapse in addition to $4 billion in aid, U.N.

Yemen migrant route grows 50 percent, surpasses Mediterranean - IOM

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 05:01

GENEVA: The number of migrants arriving in Yemen is set to rise 50 percent this year compared to 2017, with almost 150,000 risking all on the journey from the Horn of Africa towards the Arabian Gul

High Houthi leader announces freeze and stop military operations' in Yemen

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 19:19

SANAA, Yemen — A senior leader of Yemen's Shiite rebels said on Monday that the group will halt rocket fire into Saudi Arabia for the sake of peace efforts, answering a key Saudi demand in the firs

Fighting in Yemen city of Hodeidah reaches residential streets

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 03:47

Street battles raged in residential areas of Yemen’s main port city of Hodeidah, forcing medical staff to flee the largest hospital, as Houthi insurgents tried to repel forces backed by a Saudi-led

US presses Saudi Arabia to agree ceasefire in Yemen

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 03:30

The US has called for a swift cessation of hostilities in Yemen, where three years of civil war have caused the world's worst humanitarian crisis.

Top Houthi information ‘minister’ flees Yemen, seeks refuge in Saudi Arabia

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 03:15

The Houthi militia “information minister” has fled Yemen and sought refuge in Saudi Arabia, his counterpart in the Yemeni government said on Saturday.

UAE Red Crescent provides emergency humanitarian aid to Yemen

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 07:08

AIJES: The UAE Red Crescent  has continued to provide humanitarian food aid by distributing 1,000 food baskets at the Habil Jabr in Lehj Governorate in south of Yemen.

Relief trucks sent to Yemen’s storm-affected areas

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 05:24

JEDDAH: King Salman Center for Humanitarian Aid and Relief (KSRelief) sent three trucks loaded with supplies to Yemen’s Al-Mahrah governate through the Al-Wadiah border crossing.


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