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Mohammed Ghobari

Fear of renewed fighting, hunger as Yemen port troop pull-out stalls

Jan 25 2019

DUBAI/ADEN Yemen's warring parties have failed to pull troops from the main port under a month-old truce, putting the first major diplomatic breakthrough of the four-year war in jeopardy and reviving the threat of an all-out assault that could unleash famine.

Head of U.N. team in Yemen's Hodeidah safe after car in convoy shot: U.N.

Jan 17 2019

ADEN The head of a U.N. mission tasked with overseeing a peace deal in Yemen's Hodeidah port city is safe after an armored car in his convoy was hit by a bullet, the United Nations said on Thursday.

Explosions rock Yemen's main port for second day after truce

Dec 20 2018

ADEN Explosions rocked Yemen's Red Sea city of Hodeidah for a second day on Wednesday despite a U.N.-mediated ceasefire meant to pave the way for peace negotiations to end nearly four-years of war. | Video

Explainer: Is Yemen finally on the road to peace?

Dec 17 2018

DUBAI/ADEN Weeks of U.N. shuttle diplomacy and Western pressure delivered a breakthrough in Yemen peace efforts when the warring parties last week agreed to cease fighting in a contested Red Sea port city and withdraw forces.

Explainer: Is Yemen finally on the road to peace?

Dec 16 2018

DUBAI/ADEN Weeks of U.N. shuttle diplomacy and Western pressure delivered a breakthrough in Yemen peace efforts when the warring parties last week agreed to cease fighting in a contested Red Sea port city and withdraw forces.

Fighting breaks out in Yemen's Hodeidah after truce deal

Dec 14 2018

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

Yemen peace talks set to start on Thursday in Sweden

Dec 05 2018

ADEN/STOCKHOLM A team from Yemen's Saudi-backed government arrived in Sweden to attend peace talks starting on Thursday with members of the Iran-aligned Houthi group, in a renewed U.N. push to end a war that has pushed the country to the brink of starvation.

Prospects grow for Yemen talks in Sweden next week

Nov 29 2018

ADEN Yemen's warring parties suggested on Thursday that they would attend U.N.-sponsored peace talks expected to be held in Sweden next week as Western countries press for an end to a conflict that has pushed millions to the edge of starvation.

More than 80,000 Yemeni children may have died from hunger, aid group says

Nov 21 2018

DUBAI/ADEN An estimated 85,000 children under five may have died from extreme hunger in Yemen since a Saudi-led coalition intervened in the civil war in 2015, an aid agency said on Wednesday, as the U.N. special envoy arrived in Yemen to pursue peace talks. | Video

More than 80,000 Yemeni children may have died from hunger, aid group says

Nov 21 2018

DUBAI/ADEN An estimated 85,000 children under five may have died from extreme hunger in Yemen since a Saudi-led coalition intervened in the civil war in 2015, an aid agency said on Wednesday, as the U.N. special envoy arrived in Yemen to pursue peace talks. | Video

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