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This week we focus on the risks of damage to Yemen's historical heritage sites after weeks of torrential rain.

Yemen recorded its worst day for coronavirus cases on Monday, with the majority emerging in the southern province of Hadramaut.

Yemen urges action against UAE-backed forces for 'torturing journalist'

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Yemen urges action against UAE-backed forces for 'torturing journalist'

Aseel Suwaid, a young journalist in Yemen was abducted by UAE-backed forces and released with torture marks a month later.

Yemen in Focus: Hundreds die as swine flu spreads

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Yemen in Focus: Hundreds die as swine flu spreads

This week we look at hundreds of deaths due to the spread of diseases, tit-for-tat disputes between the rebels and government, and more.

Yemeni southern separatists killed in Houthi missile strike

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Yemeni southern separatists killed in Houthi missile strike

At least five southern separatists were killed in a Houthi attack on a passing our ceremony in Dhale on Sunday, officials said.

A Yemeni journalist

Will Saudi-brokered deal stop UAE's meddling in Yemen's south?

Saudi media released some details of an agreement which covered contentious political and military issues, but how this deal is expected to yield fruit remains to be seen.

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Yemen's UAE-backed southern secessionists are expelling northern refugees

In-depth: UAE-backed separatists in southern Yemen have been deporting northern Yemeni refugees back to war-ravaged northern provinces, as they ...

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Yemen in Focus: UAE's withdrawal brings proxies to fore

This week we look at the official UAE reduction of troops in Yemen, more snakey coalition moves in Yemen, and general who is in 'major' trouble.

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UAE declares Yemen 'peace shift' but keeps militias, bases

The UAE, which has triggered anger for its activities in the south of the country, will withdraw some troops from the war-torn country after ...

UAE building up militia army ‘to undermine Yemen government’

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UAE building up militia army ‘to undermine Yemen government’

The UAE is reportedly building a 50,000-strong militia army, which the Hadi government accuses of being set-up to undermine its control in Yemen.

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UN 'alarmed' over migrant conditions in Yemen

Migrants from the Horn of Africa travel to Yemen en route to jobs in the oil-rich Gulf despite the brutal four-year war.

Saudi-led coalition 'destroys Houthi rebel drone facilities' in Sanaa

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Saudi-led coalition 'destroys Houthi rebel drone facilities' in Sanaa

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen on the side of the government said on Sunday it had "destroyed" rebel targets, including drone ...

Top Yemen brass dies after Houthi drone strike

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Top Yemen brass dies after Houthi drone strike

Intelligence Brigadier General Saleh Tamah, who was wounded on Thursday in a strike on a military parade in al-Anad air base, died on Sunday.

Deadly Houthi drone strike hits Yemen military parade Deadly Houthi drone strike hits Yemen military parade

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Deadly Houthi drone strike hits Yemen military parade

The attack by the Houthi rebels comes as a blow to Yemen peace efforts after a cease-fire was signed for the key port city of Hodeida last month.

Tortured, detained, disappeared: UAE abuses rife in southern Yemen

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Tortured, detained, disappeared: UAE abuses rife in southern Yemen

Security forces trained and financed by the United Arab Emirates in southern Yemen have engaged in enforced disappearances, torture and ...

A Yemeni journalist

Hodeida: From hell of war to displacement camps

Comment: The glimmer of hope may come to light too late for the people of Hodeda, writes a Yemeni journalist.

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Dozens killed as violence continues in Yemen's besieged Taiz

Heavy fighting between Yemen's Houthi rebels and pro-government forces in Taiz has killed at least 25 people since the beginning of the week.

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Aden fighting disrupts life-saving aid for Yemeni children

Save the Children said its office was forced to close due to intense fighting, with the delivery of health, water and nutrition supplies ...

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UN relief chief demands easier aid access to Yemen

Following his first visit to Yemen since his appointment, the UN's relief chief Mark Lowcock has raised concerns about increasing levels of ...

Dozens killed in Yemen monsoon rain flooding

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Dozens killed in Yemen monsoon rain flooding

Heavy monsoon rains in southern Yemen left at least 18 people dead, the government-run news agency Saba reported on Wednesday.

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Yemen's south prepares for demonstrations as secessionists gain momentum

Yemeni prime minister has urged southerners to continue to support President Hadi until the country's war ends.

World must act urgently to halt Yemen's cholera outbreak

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World must act urgently to halt Yemen's cholera outbreak

More than 135,000 people are already feared to have contracted the water-borne disease, as the country grapples with the ongoing conflict.

Cholera leaves Yemeni hospitals in constant 'code black' Cholera leaves Yemeni hospitals in constant 'code black'

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Cholera leaves Yemeni hospitals in constant 'code black'

At least one patient is admitted to hospital in Yemen every minute with cholera.

Banished Aden governor forms independent "South Yemen" council

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Banished Aden governor forms independent "South Yemen" council

Aidarous al-Zubaidi, who was dismissed from his post as governor of Aden earlier this month, announced the formation of a transitional political ...

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