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Yemeni troops clash with Houthis, retake third city

Forces loyal to Yemen's president have broken a siege by the Iranian-allied Houthis around the strategic Yemeni city of Taiz, local fighters and residents said on Saturday, as the United States raised the possibility of a Syrian-style truce

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Saudi announces Yemen prisoner exchange

Saudi Arabia said on Wednesday it exchanged prisoners with its foes in Yemen's Houthi movement and that a calm was holding along their border, in signs of unprecedented progress to end their 11-month war. The statement on stat

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Houthis in Saudi for talks on ending war

A delegation from the Houthi movement is in Saudi Arabia for talks on ending Yemen's war, two senior officials said, in what appeared to be the most serious attempt to date to end the conflict. The visit is the first of its ki

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Houthis in Saudi for talks on ending war

A delegation from the Houthi movement is in Saudi Arabia for talks on ending Yemen's war, two senior officials said, in what appeared to be the most serious attempt to date to end the conflict. The visit is the first of its ki

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UN adjourns Yemen talks to Jan 14, seeks full ceasefire

Yemen's warring parties have agreed to meet for a second round of talks starting on January 14 but first need to agree a permanent ceasefire, the United Nations envoy Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed said on Sunday. Yemen's warrin

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Saudi-led forces capture Yemeni islands from Houthis

Arab coalition forces have captured a Yemeni Red Sea archipelago used by Iran-allied Houthis for storing and smuggling weapons into Yemen, the Saudi-led alliance and local fishermen said on Thursday. The Saudi-led coalition has be

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Yemen's Houthis, Saleh's party accept UN peace terms

Yemen's Houthi group and the party of the former president have accepted a peace plan brokered by the United Nations in talks in Oman, paving the way for resuming negotiations to end months of conflict in the country. Both gro

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Aden attacks kill 15 Gulf coalition soldiers

Attacks on several targets in Aden on Tuesday killed 15 soldiers from a Saudi-led Arab coalition and its Yemeni allies, the official Wam news agency of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) reported on its Twitter feed. Explosions hit a

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Saudi border officers killed in Yemen attack

A district commander and a sergeant in Saudi Arabia's border guard have been killed in an attack launched from across the frontier with Yemen, the Saudi interior ministry said on Saturday. The men were killed by heavy gunfire

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Iran ‘in new bid to back Yemeni rebels’

Iran allegedly supplied counterfeit currency worth more than $8 billion to Yemeni rebels to fund their coup against President Abd-rabbo Mansour Hadi. Iran is considered to be the main country supporting the Houthis who have caused

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