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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 cuts.

France honours those killed in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.

French policeman 'who swapped self for hostage' shot dead

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French policeman 'who swapped self for hostage' shot dead

A policeman, hailed as a 'hero,' has become the fourth victim of an IS-linked supermarket hostage-taking attack in southern France after being shot dead during a police siege.

Saudi-led coalition intensifies Yemen airstrikes as US raises concerns

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Saudi-led coalition intensifies Yemen airstrikes as US raises concerns

Saudi-coalition fighter jets carried out dozens of airstrikes in Yemen, as US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said the humanitarian situation is ...

Yemen fight for Red Sea base leaves 25 dead

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Yemen fight for Red Sea base leaves 25 dead

Clashes over a key military base near Yemen's Red Sea coast have left at least 25 soldiers and rebels dead.

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12 Saudi soldiers killed in recent Yemen border fighting

At least 12 Saudi soldiers have died on the southern border since early February, according to an unusual series of official reports released as the country fights Yemeni rebels.

The New Arab

Scores killed as clashes erupt on Yemen's coast

The renewed clashes in the coastal towns of Midi and Mokha erupted the day after government forces seized control of the area.

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Port-rush: Yemen government moves to block rebel maritime supply-routes

Government fighters reclaimed control over the port town of Mokha on the Red Sea, the latest supply-route to have fallen from rebel control.

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Scores dead after clashes in Yemen's Taiz

More than 22 were killed in Taiz, Yemen, in clashes between Houthis and government forces.

UN Yemen envoy renews bid to revive peace talks

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UN Yemen envoy renews bid to revive peace talks

The UN envoy for Yemen has announced a new bid for peace talks between the government and Houthi rebels, after previous rounds of talks and ...

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Yemen's President Hadi makes surprise visit to Aden

President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi made his first visit to Aden in a year and is expected to stay for a few days in the southern port city.

Taiz residents locked in city as Yemen fighting resumes

The New Arab

Taiz residents locked in city as Yemen fighting resumes

Heavy fighting has resumed in Yemen a day after a ceasefire ended, with most of the fighting taking place in the troubled city of Taiz.

Yemen's rebels okay peace deal amid detainee abuse outcry

The New Arab

Yemen's rebels okay peace deal amid detainee abuse outcry

A spokesperson for the rebels confirmed that the Iran-backed group would observe the latest peace agreement, as Human Rights Watch reports that ...

Yemen sees heavy fighting as peace hopes shatter

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Yemen sees heavy fighting as peace hopes shatter

Just a day after US Secretary of State John Kerry's peace initiative failed, heavy fighting broke out in Yemen with fresh assaults by ...

Ceasefire hopes diminish as hostilities rage anew across Yemen

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Ceasefire hopes diminish as hostilities rage anew across Yemen

The UN envoy has called for a renewal of a short-lived ceasefire as fighting continued between Houthi rebels and government forces.

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen forces enter Houthi heartland via Saudi Arabia

Yemen government forces slipped into the Houthi 'capital' of Saada, entering the rebel territory via ally Saudi Arabia.

The New Arab

Dozens killed in Houthi assault close to Saudi border

Numbers of those killed remain unconfirmed as news emerges of vicious fighting between government forces and rebels, culminating in coalition ...

The New Arab

Scores dead as Yemen enters last week of talks

Clashes between Houthi rebels and government forces left more than 80 dead over the last week, as delegations edge closer towards deadline day ...

The New Arab

Coalition airstrikes and clashes ahead of Yemen ceasefire

Ongoing aerial bombardment and clashes between warring parties in Yemen escalated on Thursday, just a week before the planned ceasefire begins.

Yemen troops seize strategic port from Houthi rebels

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Yemen troops seize strategic port from Houthi rebels

Yemen troops took control of a north-western port used by Houthi rebels to smuggle weapons and supplies on Wednesday.

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Yemen peace talks cancelled after government northern offensives

Yemen parties said peace talks in Switzerland have been cancelled after rebels walked out. It comes after a fresh government offensive in ...

France train gunman says 'hunger' was attack motive

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France train gunman says 'hunger' was attack motive

Suspected gunman in Friday's attack on a Paris-bound train has denied terrorism as his motive, claiming he "wanted to rob train passengers ...

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