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Separatists seize key city in Yemen

Separatists seize key city in Yemen

Yemen's southern separatists on Saturday captured a major city in the province of Socotra Archipelago, a UNESCO World Heritage site, from a Saudi-backed government, a local official said.

Separatist group in Yemen announces self-rule in country's south

Separatist group in Yemen announces self-rule in country's south

Yemen's separatist Southern Transitional Council (STC) early on Sunday announced it would establish self-rule in regions under their control, which the Saudi-backed government warned would have "catastrophic consequences".

Islamic state claim attack on Yemeni separatists north of Aden

Islamic state claim attack on Yemeni separatists north of Aden

Clashes erupted in southern Yemen on Friday after an explosive device targeted separatist militants, a security source said.

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.

Separatists say ready for talks after Aden 'coup'

Separatists say ready for talks after Aden 'coup'

The head of Yemen's separatist movement said he was ready to take part in peace talks after clashes with pro-government forces killed dozens in second city Aden.

Yemen separatists surround Aden presidential palace

Yemen separatists surround Aden presidential palace

Yemeni separatists have surrounded the presidential palace in the government's interim capital Aden, a military source said Tuesday.