Middle East

UNICEF calls for urgent help for 10 million Yemeni children

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) warns that millions of Yemeni children are in need of urgent help, amid the Saudi-led war on the impoverished country. “With no end in sight to the ...

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Saudi air raids kill 15 civilians near Yemeni capital

A new Saudi airstrike against Yemen has killed at least 15 Yemeni civilians and injured 25 others in an area outside the capital, Sana’a. According to residents, the attack was ...

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Hospital in Yemen hit by Saudi-led airstrike: Report

An airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition hit a hospital in central Yemen on Monday, a state news agency reported. The alleged incident comes a day after Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) ...

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US behind Yemen war continuation: Ansarullah

The Houthi Ansarullah movement in Yemen says the United States is the real force behind the continuation of Saudi Arabia’s war on Yemen, as Riyadh has no discretion of its ...

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Yemenis hold rally against Saudi execution of Shia cleric

People in Yemen have staged a protest rally against Saudi Arabia’s recent execution of a prominent Shia cleric, setting fire to portraits of members of the Saudi royal family. Dozens ...

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Saudi attacks Iran mission in Sana’a, injures staff

Iran has roundly condemned a “deliberate” air raid by Saudi warplanes on its embassy in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, which injured a number of security forces guarding the diplomatic mission. ...

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Saudis continue protests over top cleric’s execution

Protest rallies rage on in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province, raising the specter of wider unrest in the important oil-rich region. Since Saturday’s execution of prominent cleric Sheikh Nimr and three other Shia Muslims, hundreds ...

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Saudi Arabia’s bourse plunges after cutting ties with Iran

Saudi Arabia’s stock market dropped sharply after the kingdom cut its diplomatic ties with Iran. The international markets reacted immediately to the Riyadh government’s decision to severe its ties with ...

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