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Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi militia group has used schools and other educational facilities to “lure” children into the ranks of their military, a new report by two rights groups says.

Military figures, including de-facto ruler Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, have been summoned to testify before an investigation into the killing of scores of protesters.

Hundreds killed as disastrous floods ravage war-torn Yemen

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Hundreds killed as disastrous floods ravage war-torn Yemen

Floods across Yemen have left thousands of people homeless and destroyed homes country's iconic historic Old Sanaa city.

Yemen's historic Marib dam floods amid concerns of collapse

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Yemen's historic Marib dam floods amid concerns of collapse

Thousands of families, including internally displaced refugees, have lost their homes in Marib, where the historic 8th century BC dam has ...

Torrential rains wreak destruction in Yemen, killing dozens

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Torrential rains wreak destruction in Yemen, killing dozens

In southern Yemen, 33,000 displaced people who were sheltering in camps lost their tents and belongings in the floods, according to the ...

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Five children among dozen killed in Yemen air strike

At least 12 people were killed in an airstrike blamed by rebels on the Saudi-led coalition.

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Saudi air strikes in Yemen's Al-Jawf province kill seven

Since May, tensions have been rising between Saudi Arabia and Yemen's Houthis.

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7 children, 2 women killed in Yemen air strike

Seven children and two women were killed in an air raid in northwest Yemen, a UN agency said Monday, as Riyadh said it intercepted missiles ...

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Hunger stalks children in Yemen amid UN aid cuts

Millions of children in Yemen - already in the midst of what the UN terms the world's worst humanitarian crisis - face starvation amid UN aid ...

At least seven dead in Yemen flash floods

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At least seven dead in Yemen flash floods

Yemen has been experiencing severe flooding, and the latest has caused the deaths of seven people.

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Yemen govt, separatists to sign power-sharing deal on Tuesday

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is expected to attend a ceremony between Yemen's internationally recognised government and southern ...

Death toll in Yemen's war reaches 100,000

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Death toll in Yemen's war reaches 100,000

More than 100,000 people have died in Yemen's war since 2015.

Six Saudi soldiers 'killed in clashes with Houthi rebels'

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Six Saudi soldiers 'killed in clashes with Houthi rebels'

Saudi media aired coverage of the funerals of six soldiers killed in clashes with Houthi rebels along the border with Yemen.

UAE-backed separatists pull back after seizing Yemen's Aden

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UAE-backed separatists pull back after seizing Yemen's Aden

The Southern Transitional Council had wrested control of the city from government forces after four days of fighting that killed more than 70 ...

Houthis kill 'several' Saudi soldiers, mercenaries in latest attack

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Houthis kill 'several' Saudi soldiers, mercenaries in latest attack

The rebel group said they killed several Saudi soldiers and wounded others in the attack and seized their weapons.

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Nine wounded in Houthi rebel attack on Saudi airport

A Yemeni rebel attack on a civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia wounded nine civilians Tuesday, a Riyadh-led coalition said, the latest in a series of strikes on the site.

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UAE downgrades Yemen military presence over bubbling Gulf tensions

The UAE has been withdrawing some of its forces from Yemen in order to repel security threats closer to home, according to a new report.

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Saudi-led coalition says new Yemen rebel drone intercepted

Saudi air defences intercepted a Yemeni rebel drone targeting a residential area in the kingdom's south on Tuesday, a Riyadh-led military ...

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Houthi attack on Saudi airport kills one, wounds 21

A Yemeni rebel attack on a civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia killed a Syrian national and wounded 21 other civilians Sunday.

Yemen in Focus: Tragedy strikes pregnant mothers and newborns

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Yemen in Focus: Tragedy strikes pregnant mothers and newborns

This week we look at deadly clashes in Taiz, Yemen's 'split' central bank, a resurgence in cholera and yet more threats by Houthi rebels.

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Eight children 'killed or wounded in Yemen every day'

The UN's rights chief has said that eight children are killed or injured in Yemen every day since December.

Civilian deaths rise in Yemen despite Hodeida truce

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Civilian deaths rise in Yemen despite Hodeida truce

Civilian casualties rise in Yemen despite a fragile truce in Hodeida.

Yemen in Focus: Senate votes against 'unconstitutional' war

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Yemen in Focus: Senate votes against 'unconstitutional' war

In a blow to Donald Trump, the US Senate voted to end support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, where at least 22 civilians were killed in a ...

Yemen rebels hold mass funeral for victims of strikes

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Yemen rebels hold mass funeral for victims of strikes

The Houthi rebels' Saba news agency said 17 civilians, including women and children, were buried on Thursday, after a funeral in the capital ...

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