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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.

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 government team heads to crunch peace talks with rebels

Yemen government team heads to crunch peace talks with rebels

Yemeni government representatives were expected to join a rebel delegation in Sweden on Wednesday for high-stakes peace talks aimed at ending four years of devastating war.

Coalition allows evacuation of wounded Houthis before Sweden hosts Yemen talks

Coalition allows evacuation of wounded Houthis before Sweden hosts Yemen talks

The Saudi-led coalition said it approved evacuating wounded Houthi fighters for treatment on Monday, meeting a key condition for the group to attend UN-sponsored peace talks in Sweden ...

Deadly fighting erupts in Yemen's Hodeidah

Deadly fighting erupts in Yemen's Hodeidah

Renewed violence in Yemen's vital port city of Hodeidah has left 10 fighters dead, despite a UN push for peace talks, an official and medical sources told AFP on Saturday.

Top Yemen rebel calls for halt to military operations

Top Yemen rebel calls for halt to military operations

A high-ranking Yemeni rebel official urged his leadership Monday to freeze military operations and stop firing missiles into Saudi Arabia as the UN prepares for peace talks.

Yemen army orders halt to Hodeida offensive: commanders

Yemen army orders halt to Hodeida offensive: commanders

Yemen's Saudi-backed army on Wednesday ordered their forces to suspend an offensive on the rebel-held port city of Hodeidah, field commanders said.

Yemen loyalists push deeper into Hodeidah as US reduces support

Yemen loyalists push deeper into Hodeidah as US reduces support

Yemeni government forces pressed further into the strategic port city of Hodeidah, seizing its main hospital in heavy fighting Saturday, as their Saudi-led coalition backers put a brave face on an end to US refuelling support.

US shifts on Yemen as toll mounts and Saudi alliance falters

US shifts on Yemen as toll mounts and Saudi alliance falters

The surprise US call for a ceasefire in Yemen marks a growing sense that Saudi Arabia's campaign has proven disastrous, but experts say more action is needed to end the devastating war.

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.

Saudi-led coalition insists deadly Yemen strike 'legitimate'

Saudi-led coalition insists deadly Yemen strike 'legitimate'

The bombing on a crowded market in rebel-held northern Yemen killed a total of 51 people, according to the Red Cross.