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Four years of coalition strikes on Syria 'kill 3,300 civilians'

Four years of coalition strikes on Syria 'kill 3,300 civilians'

The Washington-led alliance puts the toll at just over 1,000 civilians in both Syria and neighbouring Iraq, and says it does all it can to prevent civilian deaths.

Yemeni civilian lives 'hang in balance' in Hodeida: UN

Yemeni civilian lives 'hang in balance' in Hodeida: UN

Doctors and medics in two hospitals in Hodeida province said 50 people have been killed in the past 24 hours, seven of them pro-government fighters.

84 dead in fighting in Yemen's Hodeida after talks fail

84 dead in fighting in Yemen's Hodeida after talks fail

Clashes and air strikes have left 84 people dead around Yemen's Red Sea port city of Hodeida since the collapse of UN-brokered peace talks, hospital sources said Sunday.

Spain cancels sale of 400 bombs to Saudi Arabia

Spain cancels sale of 400 bombs to Saudi Arabia

Spain said Tuesday it has cancelled a 2015 deal to sell 400 laser-guided bombs to Saudi Arabia, which is leading a coalition fighting rebels in Yemen.

Some Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen 'may be war crimes'

Some Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen 'may be war crimes'

Saudi Arabia is leading a Western-backed alliance of Arab states trying to restore the internationally recognised government of Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.

Afghan special forces sent to Ghazni as casualties mount

Afghan special forces sent to Ghazni as casualties mount

The attack on Ghazni, a strategic centre on the main road linking the capital Kabul with southern Afghanistan, has come as a severe blow to President Ashraf Ghani.

Yemen's Houthis welcome UN call for probe into air strikes

Yemen's Houthis welcome UN call for probe into air strikes

A Yemeni health official and the International Committee of the Red Cross said than an air strike had hit the bus carrying children as it drove through a market in northern Saada province.

Saudi-led coalition renews strikes on Yemen's main port city

Saudi-led coalition renews strikes on Yemen's main port city

A Saudi-led coalition launched heavy air strikes on Yemen's main port city of Hodeidah on Friday, in an apparent resumption of military operations on the city after the Iranian-aligned Houthi movement attacked two Saudi oil tankers, residents said.

Air strikes kill 12 civilians in south Syria rebel holdout

Air strikes kill 12 civilians in south Syria rebel holdout

Unidentified air strikes have killed 12 civilians in a rebel-held pocket of southern Syria as regime ally Russia presses talks for Damascus to retake the area, a monitor said Wednesday.

Air strikes kill seven civilians in southern Syria

Air strikes kill seven civilians in southern Syria

Air strikes on Tuesday killed seven civilians in a sensitive southwestern province of Syria bordering the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, a war monitor said.

Battered south Syria towns in talks on regime takeover

Battered south Syria towns in talks on regime takeover

Rebels controlling several towns in southern Syria were on Friday considering a deal for a regime takeover in exchange for an end to fierce bombing, state media and a monitor said.

Israeli jets hit Hamas positions after militants fire rockets

Israeli jets hit Hamas positions after militants fire rockets

Two Hamas security men were lightly hurt in one air strike in the southern Gaza Strip, residents said.