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South Yemen: A long history of separatism

Long-held aspirations for autonomy in South Yemen erupted into deadly conflict between separatists and pro-government forces in 2017-18 and again in August last year, complicating Yemen's wider war.

South Yemen: A long history of separatism

TOP SHOTS (14 April 2020)

Wild bluebells turning the forest blue as they form a carpet,at Hallerbos, near Halle, Belgium 13 April 2020.

UK pledges 200m pounds in aid to help stop second virus wave

Britain said on Sunday it was pledging 200 million pounds ($248 million) to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and charities to help slow the spread of the coronavirus in vulnerable countries and so ...

People are seen wearing protective face masks in Greenwich Park as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, London, Britain, 11 April 2020.

War-torn Yemen reports first coronavirus case

War-torn Yemen reported its first case of coronavirus Friday in a southern province under the control of the government, raising fears of an outbreak in a country with few resources left to respond

Nurses receive training on using ventilators, recently provided by the World Health Organization at the intensive care ward of a hospital allocated for novel coronavirus patients in Sanaa, Yemen.

Saudi-led coalition announces ceasefire in Yemen war

The Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthis said on Wednesday it was halting military operations nationwide in support of UN efforts to end a five-year war that has killed over ...

FILE PHOTO: A Houthi supporter looks on as he carries a weapon during a gathering in Sanaa, Yemen on 2 April.

Yemen war: Five years on, rebels stronger than ever

Five years after Saudi Arabia intervened in Yemen's civil war, leading a military coalition to prop up the government which had been driven out of its capital, the Huthi rebels are only stronger, ...

Yemen war: Five years on, rebels stronger than ever

Hand-washing a luxury for millions of Yemenis

Hand-washing to combat the spread of coronavirus is the order of the day, but it's an unaffordable luxury for millions in war-ravaged Yemen where clean water is dangerously scarce.

A child carries a jerry-can in the Abs district of the northwestern Hajjah province, Yemen on 23 January 2020. AFP

Saudi jet 'downing' in Yemen stirs alarm over Huthi weaponry

Claims that Yemeni rebels shot down a Saudi warplane have spotlighted the increasingly potent Huthi arsenal -- cause for alarm in Riyadh as fighting escalates amid faltering efforts to end the ...

Saudi jet 'downing' in Yemen stirs alarm over Huthi weaponry

Trump confirms killing of AQAP chief in Yemen

US president Donald Trump confirmed Thursday that the US had killed the leader of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula—days after the jihadist group claimed responsibility for a mass shooting at a ...

Trump confirms killing of AQAP chief in Yemen

Yemen’s ‘Huthi attack’ death toll rises to over 100

More than 100 people were killed and dozens wounded in a missile and drone attack blamed on Huthi rebels in central Yemen, officials said Sunday.Saturday's strike follows months of relative calm in ...

Yemen’s ‘Huthi attack’ death toll rises to over 100
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