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A donor summit aiming to raise $2.41 billion in humanitarian aid for Yemen has only gathered half of the amount, with key player UAE donating no funds.

The New Arab spoke with UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen, Lise Grande about dealing with coronavirus in war-torn Yemen.

Saudi intensifies <em>Yemen</em> bombardment ahead of co-hosting aid conference

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Saudi intensifies Yemen bombardment ahead of co-hosting aid conference

Saudi Arabia, accused of committing 'war crimes' in Yemen, is hosting an emergency donor conference for the impoverished country.

Yemeni chief of staff survives missile strike, son killed

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Yemeni chief of staff survives missile strike, son killed

The chief of staff of the Yemeni internationally-recognised government’s army has survived a missile strike on a military camp near Marib which ...

<em>Yemen</em> <em>in</em> <em>Focus</em>: War hinders Yemen's battle against coronavirus

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: War hinders Yemen's battle against coronavirus

This week we focus on Yemen's ongoing coronavirus outbreak, Houthi calls to liberate Mecca and a positive Eid story from Yemen.

Stasa Salacanin

A house divided: The battle for Yemen's south

A bid by separatists to assert control over southern Yemen has pushed the country closer to fragmentation.

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Outrage over travel vlogger's Yemen stay during coronavirus pandemic

Polish social media influencer Eva Zu Beck has come under fire for her 'selfish' and 'immoral' stay on Yemen's remote Socotra island.

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Deaths from coronavirus-like symptoms surge in Yemen's Aden

Yemen has reported just 18 coronavirus-linked deaths but doctors say the virus is likely running rampant, forcing the death rate up by ...

The New Arab

Coronavirus deaths in Yemen spike as hospitals close down

In Yemen, tracking the spread of Covid-19 is made more difficult with people seeking help for symptoms much later than they ...

Fear of virus grows <em>in</em> Yemen's squalid camps

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Fear of virus grows in Yemen's squalid camps

Yemen's camps for internally displaced people present ideal breeding grounds for the novel coronavirus, as chances of proper sanitation or ...

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: Dozens dying in coronavirus 'infested' Aden

This week we focus on increasing deaths in Aden, the underreporting of coronavirus cases, and more clashes.

TNA Voice: The vulnerable face multiple pandemics this Ramadan

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TNA Voice: The vulnerable face multiple pandemics this Ramadan

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Saudi-Turkey media war reflects MBS's growing internal problems

Ali Bakeer

Saudi-Turkey media war reflects MBS's growing internal problems

The recent Saudi media escalation against Turkey coincides with a growing list of internal problems for Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

String of deaths <em>in</em> Aden spark <em>Yemen</em> coronavirus fears

Gasia Ohanes

String of deaths in Aden spark Yemen coronavirus fears

Yemen's health ministry has been accused of 'covering up' coronavirus cases after a number of Aden hospitals recorded 'mysterious' sudden deaths.

Yemen's separatists ignore UAE backers, declare their secession 'irreversible'

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Yemen's separatists ignore UAE backers, declare their secession 'irreversible'

Yemen's Southern Transitional Council [STC] said its announcement to self-govern in Aden is irreversible, despite its allies distancing ...

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Saudi-led coalition rejects UAE-backed southern separatists 'self-rule' declaration

The Saudi-led coalition battling Houthis in Yemen has slammed a recent 'self-rule' declaration by Emirati-backed separatists in the south.

The New Arab & agencies

WHO to improve coronavirus testing capabilities in war-torn Yemen

Yemen's WHO hopes to receive tens of thousands of coronavirus testing kits while working to prepare dozens of dedicated Covid-19 hospitals as it ...

The New Arab & agencies

Saudi-led coalition extends Yemen ceasefire by a month

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen announced it was extending a unilateral ceasefire for a month due to the Covid-19 ...

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: Appeals for assistance after Aden flooding

This week we focus on deadly flooding in Yemen's coastal city, an expected delivery of Covid-19 tests, and more.

<em>Yemen</em> receives tens of thousands of coronavirus test kits

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Yemen receives tens of thousands of coronavirus test kits

Yemen's health system, which has all but collapsed since the conflict broke out in 2014, is feared by many to be ill equipped to handle ...

The New Arab & agencies

UNICEF seeks more aid for Mideast children amid pandemic

Yemen is a top concern, where two million children are malnourished and half the health centres no longer operate, according to ...

Stranded by war, Yemenis <em>in</em> Egypt dream of home

Tara Brian

Stranded by war, Yemenis in Egypt dream of home

Seeking treatment in Egypt is nothing new, but returning home for Yemeni medical travellers has become increasingly untenable as the ...

Lasting <em>Yemen</em> cease-fire 'expected soon': UN

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Lasting Yemen cease-fire 'expected soon': UN

The UN special envoy for Yemen said he expects Yemen's warring sides to to agree on a lasting cease-fire “in the immediate ...

<em>Yemen</em> <em>in</em> <em>Focus</em>: Escalating violence undermines ceasefire efforts

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: Escalating violence undermines ceasefire efforts

This week we focus on violations of a ceasefire in Yemen, defections on Socotra island, and more.

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