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UN says delivering aid to Yemen port city during attack, considers airlift

UN says delivering aid to Yemen port city during attack, considers airlift

The United Nations delivered food and other vital aid supplies to the Yemeni port of Hodeidah on Wednesday even as a Saudi-led coalition carried out naval shelling and air strikes on the city, the top UN humanitarian official in Yemen told Reuters.

Air strikes kill at least 44 in Syria's Idlib - monitor

Air strikes kill at least 44 in Syria's Idlib - monitor

The death toll is expected to increase as some of the 60 injured in the strikes were in a critical condition, he said.

Six killed in strikes on Yemen capital

Six killed in strikes on Yemen capital

Two air raids targeted the office of the presidency in Yemen's rebel-held capital Sanaa on Monday, leaving at least six people killed and 30 wounded, a medical source told AFP.

Strikes kill 23 civilians in IS-held area in northeast Syria

Strikes kill 23 civilians in IS-held area in northeast Syria

Air strikes killed at least 23 civilians including 10 children in a village held by the Islamic State group in northeastern Syria Tuesday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said.

UN condemns Israel's use of 'excessive force' in Gaza

UN condemns Israel's use of 'excessive force' in Gaza

Forty-two Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire since March 30, according to the UN. Most of the Palestinians killed by Israel since the start of "March of Return" protests were shot by snipers on the border.

Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 at Yemen wedding

Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 at Yemen wedding

Residents and medics told Reuters that 20 people attending the celebration were killed and at least 30 injured.

Syrian army vows to press war, rebels say strikes not enough

Syrian army vows to press war, rebels say strikes not enough

The Syrian opposition said on Saturday Western missile strikes would not be enough to change the course of the seven-year-old civil war, and the army said it would crush remaining rebel-held parts of the country.

US, British, French air strikes target Syrian chemical capabilities

US, British, French air strikes target Syrian chemical capabilities

US, British and French forces launched air strikes on Syria in response to a suspected poison gas attack that killed dozens of people, aiming to degrade its chemical weapons capabilities in the biggest intervention yet in the conflict by Western powers.

US, Afghan forces expand air strikes on Taliban drug labs

US, Afghan forces expand air strikes on Taliban drug labs

American and Afghan forces have expanded their air strikes against drug labs into western Afghanistan, aiming to choke Taliban revenue.

Deadly violence hits Damascus and nearby rebel pocket

Deadly violence hits Damascus and nearby rebel pocket

Syrian government forces and rebels on Saturday intensified tit-for-tat attacks on the Syrian capital Damascus and its outskirts as the government was pressing on with a military offensive to retake the last opposition pocket near the city.

 27 civilians dead in air strikes on Syria's Douma

27 civilians dead in air strikes on Syria's Douma

Air strikes on the last rebel-held town in Syria's Eastern Ghouta killed 27 civilians on Friday, a monitor said, after talks sputtered over a deal for the battered town.

Israeli warplanes hit Hamas in Gaza

Israeli warplanes hit Hamas in Gaza

Israeli jets pounded Hamas positions in Gaza overnight after Palestinians staged a cross-border raid into southern Israel, the military said early Sunday.