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2018 was disaster for Yemeni children with continuation of aggression, siege

The spokesman for the Yemeni Ministry of Public Health and Population said that 2018 was a terrifying nightmare for the children in Yemen where tens of thousands of them lost their lives for several reasons, including the direct bombing of the US-Saudi aerial aggression or indirect (siege and health effects ...

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A Civilian and his Son Killed in Hodeidah by US-Saudi Aggression

A civilian and his son were killed by artillery shelling on Altafssah area, in Hayis district, Hodiedah by US-Saudi mercenaries. The US-Saudi mercenaries continued their aggression by artillery shelling on Al-Zaafaran in Kilo-16 Area. According to Almasirah correspondent, a civilian was killed and three others were injured, including two women, ...

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Failure of Fragile Truce, in Hodiedah, will Come at Great Humanitarian Cost

Shaky ceasefire, in Hodiedah, continues to hold for its first day in effect, regardless of some violations in critical areas. The consequences if this truce collapses will be dire. The humanitarian situation, already the worst in the human history, will go beyond fixing. AS The UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy to ...

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UN: Truce in Yemen’s Hudaydah to Start Tuesday

The UN-brokered ceasefire in Yemen’s Hudaydah and its surroundings will start on Tuesday, a United Nations official said. Most Visited Top Stories UN: Truce in Yemen’s Hudaydah to Start Tuesday TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The UN-brokered ceasefire in Yemen’s Hudaydah and its surroundings will start on Tuesday, a United Nations official ...

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Ansarullah Movement Says Open to More Talks

“If we leave these consultations having made progress — progress in building confidence and finding a framework — we can hold a new round of talks” in the coming months, the spokesman and chief negotiator for the movement said on Sunday. Speaking on the sidelines of the talks that are ...

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Number of Yemenis in food crisis or emergency could hit 20mn, warns WFP

The UN food agency says more than 15 million people in Yemen are in food “crisis” or “emergency,” warning that the number could increase to 20 million without sustained food aid, as the brutal war imposed by Saudi Arabia on the impoverished nation nears its fourth anniversary. The World Food Programme (WFP), ...

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UN: Yemen on Brink of Major Catastrophe

Local Editor UN aid Chief Mark Lowcock has warned that Yemen is “on the brink of a major catastrophe”. Wrapping up his trip, Lowcock said conditions had deteriorated alarmingly since his last visit in October 2017. “In Aden, I met emaciated children so malnourished they could barely open their eyes,” ...

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Riyadh Submits to Ansarullah Demand to Evacuate Injured Fighters

Local Editor Saudi Arabia submitted to Yemen’s demands to evacuate 50 wounded Ansarullah fighters to Oman for treatment ahead of new UN-brokered peace talks. A UN-chartered plane will arrive at Sana’a airport Monday to evacuate the wounded revolutionaries accompanied by three Yemeni doctors and a UN doctor, Saudi military spokesman ...

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Houthis vow to liberate southern Yemen on anniversary

A senior Houthi official says Yemen will liberate the country’s south from the grip of separatists and aggressors led by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Mahdi al-Mashat, the senior political leader of the popular resistance movement, made the remarks in a statement on the occasion of the 55th ...

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UN concerned over falling imports at Yemen’s lifeline port

The United Nations has warned that operations at the strategic Yemeni port of Hudaydah have plunged by nearly 50 percent over the past two weeks, making it difficult for local residents to afford their basic commodities in the wake of the recent wave of violence there. The World Food Programme ...

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