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Ethiopians who have long looked to Saudi Arabia as an escape from poor economic prospects are enduring "unimaginable cruelty", Amnesty International said.

Saudi civilians were rushed to hospital after suffering "minor injuries" from a projectile fired by Yemen's Houthi rebels, state media reported.

Yemen's Houthis down 'US spy drone' near Saudi border

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Yemen's Houthis down 'US spy drone' near Saudi border

A US spy drone was downed by Yemen's Houthis near the border with Saudi Arabia, the rebels said on Sunday.

Houthis have 'bank of targets' in Saudi, UAE, Israel

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Houthis have 'bank of targets' in Saudi, UAE, Israel

Abdullah Yahya Al-Hakim, chief of Houthis' intelligence and reconnaissance body, said the rebel group has a bank of vital targets in Saudi ...

Yemen's Houthis claim strike on Saudi oil facility

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Yemen's Houthis claim strike on Saudi oil facility

A coronavirus ceasefire for Yemen has broken apart.

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Denmark sold arms to UAE despite Yemen war ban

Military hardware developed by Terma, a Danish aerospace and defence manufacturer, found its way into Emirati warships, even after Denmark banned arms sales to the Saudi-led coalition.

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Saudi-led coalition declares 2-week coronavirus ceasefire in Yemen

Saudi Arabia announced a unilateral ceasefire amid an escalation in fighting between the warring parties, days after the UN called for calm.

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Yemen in Focus: UN's lax approach 'emboldens Houthi violence'

This week we focus on the response to an uptick in Houthi violence, the release of hundreds of prisoners, and more.

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Houthi shelling kills women inmates at Yemen's Taiz prison

Houthi shelling on a prison in Taiz killed at least five women and a child on Saturday, local reports confirmed.

Houthis strike Marib oil facility despite UN ceasefire efforts

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Houthis strike Marib oil facility despite UN ceasefire efforts

A state-owned oil facility in Yemen's eastern Marib region was struck by Houthis on Saturday, despite the rebels 'responding positively' to UN ...

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UN envoy in talks for Yemen ceasefire over coronavirus

The UN envoy to Yemen is attempting to get warring parties into 'virtual' negotiations to deliver a ceasefire that may curb the impact of ...

Yemen in Focus: Houthis' Riyadh attack a 'bargaining chip'

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Yemen in Focus: Houthis' Riyadh attack a 'bargaining chip'

This week we focus on recent escalations between the Houthis and Saudi Arabia, a campaign to release prisoners, and more.

Saudi-led coalition air strikes hit rebel-held Yemen capital

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Saudi-led coalition air strikes hit rebel-held Yemen capital

The Saudi-led military coalition carried out multiple air strikes on Yemen's capital despite UN calls for a ceasefire to protect civilians from ...

Outrage over Saudi-led coalition 'horse massacre' in Yemen's capital

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Outrage over Saudi-led coalition 'horse massacre' in Yemen's capital

Saudi-led coalition air strikes killed dozens of Arabian horses in the Yemeni capital on Monday.

Saudi-led coalition revenge strikes target Sanaa following Houthi attack

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Saudi-led coalition revenge strikes target Sanaa following Houthi attack

Saudi Arabia launched revenge strikes on Yemen's capital Sanaa on Monday, just days after a Houthi attack targeted Riyadh, Jizan and ...

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Saudi intercepts Houthi missiles over curfew-locked Riyadh

Saudi air defences intercepted Yemeni rebel missiles over Riyadh and a city on the Yemen border, leaving two civilians wounded in the curfew-locked capital amid efforts to combat coronavirus.

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Saudi forces intercept ballistic missiles over Riyadh

State media confirmed two missiles were intercepted and destroyed over Riyadh, after loud explosions were heard in the capital, while another ...

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UN chief Guterres warns of global 'wind of madness'

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres delivered a speech in which he outlined the 'escalation' of conflicts across the world, and urged world ...

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Yemen rebels claim attacks on Saudi Aramco oil facilities

Yemen's Houthi rebels have admitted to carrying out strikes on Aramco facilities in Saudi Arabia but did not specify when the strikes were ...

Saudi Arabia in shock after schoolgirl 'gang-raped then murdered'

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Saudi Arabia in shock after schoolgirl 'gang-raped then murdered'

Reports circulated on social media platforms this week about the alleged gang-rape and murder of a student in the port city of Jizan, ...

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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.

US warns citizens to 'exercise caution' when visiting Saudi

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US warns citizens to 'exercise caution' when visiting Saudi

US embassy personnel are barred from travelling within 50 kilometres of the Yemeni border under the new travel advisory, which comes in the wake ...

Houthi missile 'causes standstill' at Saudi Arabia's Abha airport

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Houthi missile 'causes standstill' at Saudi Arabia's Abha airport

The Saudi-led coalition said an 'enemy projectile' had 'fallen' on the Abha airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia, close to the kingdom's border ...

Saudi Arabia says it downed Houthi drones

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Saudi Arabia says it downed Houthi drones

The Saudi-led coalition says it destroyed two Houthi drones.

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