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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Yemen conflict


Disheartening that there is no end in sight to decade-long conflict in Yemen: India

February 19, 2021 1:49 pm

India's Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador T S Tirumurti stressed that the "most pressing issue" of all is the need to end the conflict as he pointed out that grave food insecurity and hunger are clustered in areas affected by the conflict.

Yemen: US set to revoke Houthi 'terrorist' label

February 06, 2021 3:34 pm

US President Joe Biden has reversed another heavily criticized policy from the Trump administration and the decision has been praised as helping to relieve the humanitarian crisis in Yemen.

Fragile ceasefire takes effect in Yemen - Why now and what’s next?

December 19, 2018 8:50 am

The deal has stoked hopes the belligerents could start full-blown talks to end a war that has driven the Arab world’s poorest country to the brink of a humanitarian catastrophe.

Why a Saudi Arabia-led coalition is going all out to capture Yemen's port city of Hodeida

June 15, 2018 1:12 pm

Arab warplanes and warships continued to pound Houthi positions in Yemen's Hodeida on Friday in operation “Golden Victory” to capture the strategic harbour that is the main entry point for food in Yemen.

Yemen: 27 soldiers killed, 60 wounded in Mukalla offensive against Al-Qaeda militants

April 27, 2016 7:07 pm

Recapturing Mukalla was part of a wider counter-offensive against the Sunni extremists launched by pro-government forces last month.

Pakistani lawmakers vote to stay out of Yemen conflict

April 10, 2015 1:58 pm

Pakistani lawmakers unanimously voted that "Pakistan should maintain neutrality in the Yemen conflict".

Explosion hits bus carrying Yemeni soldiers, 8 wounded and 3 critical

February 04, 2014 2:20 pm

Home to one of Al-Qaeda's most active branches, Yemen is wrestling with instability, internal conflicts and poor governance.