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Yemen air strike: The school that's lost 42 children

Wednesday, October 17th 2018, 10:44

Families of those killed in the Yemen bus attack have said they want justice, but don't expect to get it.
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Yemen could be 'worst famine in 100 years'

Sunday, October 14th 2018, 23:26

The United Nations is warning that 13 million people in Yemen are facing starvation.
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Fighting deadly cholera with weather forecasts

Monday, August 27th 2018, 20:13

Cholera cases in Yemen have been slashed by a new system that predicts where outbreaks will occur.
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UN condemnation after 22 children killed in Yemen strike

Friday, August 24th 2018, 17:55
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

The incident comes weeks after 40 children were killed in another Saudi-led strike on a bus.
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Yemen war: Saudi coalition war crimes investigation 'not credible'

Friday, August 24th 2018, 11:26
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

The Saudi-led coalition is accused of failing to properly investigate claims of war crimes in Yemen.
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Foreign Secretary defends UK-Saudi ties after Yemen bus deaths

Tuesday, August 21st 2018, 23:04
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Jeremy Hunt added that the UK's relationship with Saudi Arabia "stops bombs going off on the streets of Britain".
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Chief al-Qaeda bomb maker 'killed in Yemen strike' - US reports

Tuesday, August 21st 2018, 11:55
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United States United States

Unnamed officials quoted by US media say they believe the Saudi militant died in a US drone strike last year.
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Saudi-led air strike kills 29 children in Yemen

Friday, August 10th 2018, 1:13
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
related places: Dahyan

The bus was hit at a market in Dahyan, in the northern province of Saada.
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Yemen's island 'jewel' under threat

Monday, July 23rd 2018, 10:18

The Yemeni island Socotra's unique environment is at risk from the conflict in the country.
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Yemeni refugees flee to South Korean holiday island of Jeju

Thursday, July 19th 2018, 23:27
related countries: North Korea North Korea, South Korea South Korea

Hundreds of Yemeni refugees have arrived on the resort island of Jeju, off mainland South Korea.
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Yemen leader defends Saudi-led strikes

Tuesday, July 17th 2018, 21:15
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi says he has no regrets about the Saudi-led military operation in Yemen.
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Yemen war: White House allows Yemeni migrants to stay in US

Thursday, July 5th 2018, 19:46
related countries: United States United States
related places: White House

About 1,250 have had their temporary status extended but an NGO says others remain in "legal limbo".
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Travel ban: Trump hails 'tremendous' Supreme Court ruling

Tuesday, June 26th 2018, 19:03
related countries: Iran Iran, Libya Libya, Somalia Somalia, United States United States
related places: Trump

The president says his policy is best for the US, arguing European countries have been "over-run".
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Yemen conflict: What you need to know

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 23:01

The conflict in Yemen has been raging for years - but what is it all about?
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Yemen war: Battle rages over Hudaydah airport

Sunday, June 17th 2018, 11:38

Fighting goes on despite government reports the airport in the key Yemen city was seized from rebels.
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UAE reinforcements in Eritrea ready to join Hudaydah battle

Friday, June 15th 2018, 17:11
related countries: Eritrea Eritrea, Sudan Sudan

The BBC learns UAE, Yemeni and Sudanese troops are on standby in Eritrea ready to join the battle.
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Calm before the storm at vital Red Sea port

Thursday, June 14th 2018, 17:03

In Hudaydah, as in towns and cities across Yemen, the war has affected all aspects of life since it began in 2015.
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The deep-water port in Yemen's next battleground

Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 14:31

Rebel-held Hudaydah's port is the lifeline for just under two-thirds of Yemen's population.
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Scores of migrants drown off Yemen

Wednesday, June 6th 2018, 21:15
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

At least 46 people - all said to be from Ethiopia - die after their boat capsizes, UN officials say.
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Yemen war: Wedding party that turned into a 'bloodbath'

Thursday, May 24th 2018, 14:49
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Sameeh was at the wedding in April when his father Ali was killed by a Saudi airstrike in rural Yemen.
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Yemen war: Saudis shoot down missiles fired by Houthi rebels

Monday, March 26th 2018, 3:59
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Houthi rebels launch seven missiles on the third anniversary of Saudi intervention in Yemen's war.
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Yemen war: What happened to Saleem?

Monday, September 18th 2017, 22:51

It has been a year since starving Saleem became the face of Yemen's suffering. But where is he now?
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Silenced

Sunday, August 27th 2017, 23:28

Hisham al-Omeisy's detention has raised concerns about freedom of speech in war-torn Yemen.
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Yemen war: Children dead after Sanaa air strike

Friday, August 25th 2017, 10:58
related places: Sanaa

At least nine people are killed in a strike on a residential area in Yemen's rebel-held capital.
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Yemen war: Air strike on hotel outside Sanaa 'leaves 30 dead'

Wednesday, August 23rd 2017, 12:24
related places: Sanaa

Rescuers are pulling bodies from the rubble of the two-storey building on the outskirts of Sanaa.
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Selling citizenship

Tuesday, August 22nd 2017, 23:20
related countries: Malta Malta

Amar Al-Sadi and her family escaped war-torn Yemen and are among thousands who have bought Maltese passports.
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How children are starving in Yemen's war

Tuesday, August 22nd 2017, 21:03

No food and intermittent electricity - a BBC team sees what medics are up against in a rebel-held city.
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Yemen migrants killed in 'second deliberate drowning'

Thursday, August 10th 2017, 17:10

The UN say at least 19 migrants have died after being forced from boats travelling to Yemen.
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Smuggler blamed for mass drowning

Wednesday, August 9th 2017, 21:32

The UN says the group were forced off a boat into the sea by a smuggler who feared being arrested.
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US-backed Yemeni troops 'push al-Qaeda' out of Shabwa

Friday, August 4th 2017, 21:19
related countries: United States United States

The province's main cities are said to be under government control for the first time in years.
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Yemen's agony

Thursday, July 27th 2017, 20:06

The BBC's Orla Guerin sees the suffering of cholera and malnutrition victims in Yemen's civil war.
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Yemen's cholera epidemic 'largest ever recorded'

Friday, July 21st 2017, 16:20

Cholera has swept through Yemen faster than any other country on record this year.
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Yemen faces world's worst cholera outbreak - UN

Sunday, June 25th 2017, 2:56

There are an estimated 5,000 new cases of cholera in Yemen every day, with 200,000 people affected.
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