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Top Yemen brass injured in rebel drone strike dies

Top Yemen brass injured in rebel drone strike dies

A high-ranking Yemeni intelligence official injured in a Huthi rebel drone attack on the country's largest air base died of his wounds on Sunday, medical sources said

Trump confirms key plotter in USS Cole attack has been killed

Trump confirms key plotter in USS Cole attack has been killed

President Donald Trump confirmed Sunday that the US military has killed one of the architects of the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole that left 17 American servicemen dead.

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.

UN convenes warring sides in Yemen's Hodeida

UN convenes warring sides in Yemen's Hodeida

A UN-led truce monitoring team including members of Yemen's warring sides held its first meeting in the flashpoint city of Hodeida on Wednesday, a pro-government official told AFP.

UN ceasefire monitor head visits key Yemen port

UN ceasefire monitor head visits key Yemen port

The head of the United Nations team tasked with monitoring a fragile ceasefire in the flashpoint city of Hodeidah on Monday visited its lifeline docks, a port official said.

Head of UN monitors arrives in Yemen's rebel-held Sanaa

Head of UN monitors arrives in Yemen's rebel-held Sanaa

The head of the UN team tasked with monitoring a fragile ceasefire in Yemen's port city of Hodeida arrived in the rebel-held capital Sanaa on Sunday, an AFP photographer said.

Qatar welcomes UN council resolution on Yemen

Qatar welcomes UN council resolution on Yemen

Qatar has welcomed the UN Security Council resolution No. 2451 on Yemen, calling for a ceasefire and for activating the agreements and commitments reached in the Stockholm negotiations.

UN ceasefire monitors arrive in Yemen: AFP

UN ceasefire monitors arrive in Yemen: AFP

A United Nations team tasked with monitoring Yemen's fragile ceasefire in the port city of Hodeida arrived in Aden on Saturday, an AFP journalist said.

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.

Air strikes, clashes hit Yemen's Hodeida despite ceasefire

Air strikes, clashes hit Yemen's Hodeida despite ceasefire

Air strikes and fierce clashes shook the outskirts of Yemen's rebel-held port city of Hodeidah overnight, pro-government sources and residents said Sunday, despite a UN-brokered ceasefire.

Yemen rebels return to Sanaa after UN-led talks

Yemen rebels return to Sanaa after UN-led talks

A Houthi rebel delegation returned Friday to Yemen's insurgent-controlled capital of Sanaa after wrapping up an initial round of breakthrough UN-brokered peace talks in Sweden.