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Yemen govt takes control of city after separatist clashes

Yemen govt takes control of city after separatist clashes

Yemeni government troops took control Saturday of the city of Ataq, two days after deadly clashes between loyalists and southern separatists in the capital of Shabwa province, a pro-government source said.

Separatists seize two Yemeni government military bases

Separatists seize two Yemeni government military bases

Southern separatists seized two Yemeni government military bases near the southern port of Aden early on Tuesday, triggering fresh clashes between nominal allies that have complicated UN peace efforts, residents and officials said.

Yemen rebel court condemns 30 to death for spying

Yemen rebel court condemns 30 to death for spying

A court run by Yemen's Houthi rebels on Tuesday sentenced 30 academics, trade unionists and preachers to death for allegedly spying for the Saudi-led coalition, a judicial source said.

As Houthis quit ports, Yemen awaits next peace steps

As Houthis quit ports, Yemen awaits next peace steps

Yemen's government wants the United Nations to give time-frames for next steps of a peace deal after Houthi forces began withdrawing from key ports in the most significant advance ...

UN says grain stores in Yemen's Hodeidah "at risk of rotting"

UN says grain stores in Yemen's Hodeidah "at risk of rotting"

The UN special envoy to Yemen on Monday said the urgency of accessing grain stores trapped in a frontline position in the port city of Hodeidah was increasing as the food was "at risk of rotting".

Jordan hosts new round of Yemeni talks

Jordan hosts new round of Yemeni talks

The Jordanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates announced on Saturday that Amman will host next week a new meeting between representatives of the Yemeni government and the Houthis ...

Yemen truce, prisoner swap timelines pushed back: UN

Yemen truce, prisoner swap timelines pushed back: UN

The UN envoy for Yemen said Monday the expected timeline for a truce in the flashpoint city of Hodeidah and a prisoner swap between warring parties had been pushed back.

Fear of renewed fighting, hunger as Yemen port troop pull-out stalls

Fear of renewed fighting, hunger as Yemen port troop pull-out stalls

Yemen's warring parties have failed to pull troops from the main port under a month-old truce, putting the first major diplomatic breakthrough of the four-year war in jeopardy and reviving the threat of an all-out assault that could unleash famine.

Next round of Yemen talks could be in Amman: rebels

Next round of Yemen talks could be in Amman: rebels

A second round of negotiations between Yemen's government and Houthi rebels could be hosted "soon" in Jordanian capital Amman, a rebel leader said Sunday after meeting the UN envoy.

UN envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeidah truce

UN envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeidah truce

The UN envoy for Yemen arrived in the capital Sanaa on Saturday for talks to shore up a ceasefire in the country's lifeline port city of Hodeidah, an AFP photographer said.

Yemen rebels begin withdrawal from Hodeidah port

Yemen rebels begin withdrawal from Hodeidah port

Yemeni rebels have begun to withdraw from the port of Hodeidah, the country's key aid lifeline, under an agreement reached in Sweden earlier this month, a UN official said Saturday.

Yemen's Hodeidah calm after ceasefire takes effect

Yemen's Hodeidah calm after ceasefire takes effect

Yemen's flashpoint city of Hodeidah was calm on Tuesday following heavy clashes that erupted after the UN-brokered ceasefire started at midnight, pro-government sources and residents said.