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Saudis at war

Friday, December 9th 2016, 1:16
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

The BBC's Frank Gardner looks at whether Saudi Arabia can achieve its goals in Yemen's messy war.
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Inside Yemen: Saudi air strikes and Britain's role

Thursday, December 8th 2016, 23:25
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

As Britain's relationship with Saudi Arabia comes under scrutiny, the BBC's Fergal Keane hears human accounts of Saudi air strikes in Yemen.
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Yemen's war leaves children on the brink of famine

Tuesday, December 6th 2016, 22:04

Yemen's war leaves children on the brink of famine
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Terror in Taiz

Thursday, December 1st 2016, 6:06

Residents of Yemen's third city of Taiz tell the BBC they live in fear of snipers, shells and landmines.
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Yemen conflict: Air strike 'kills 12 civilians' in Hajja

Wednesday, November 23rd 2016, 10:43
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Twelve civilians are reportedly killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike in north-western Yemen.
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Yemen conflict: No extension to 48-hour truce

Monday, November 21st 2016, 12:27
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

The Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen says a 48-hour truce will not be extended.
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Yemen conflict: Saudi coalition declares 48-hour ceasefire

Saturday, November 19th 2016, 4:24
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

A Saudi-led military coalition supporting Yemen's government says it will observe a 48-hour truce.
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Yemen conflict affects half of health facilities

Monday, November 7th 2016, 16:58

More than half of the health facilities in Yemen are closed or partially functioning, the WHO says.
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Wiped out

Friday, November 4th 2016, 0:19

Abdullah al-Ibbi lost 27 members of his family in an air strike on his home in northern Yemen, devastating his life in an instant.
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Yemen conflict: Dozens killed as air strikes hit prison in Hudaydah

Sunday, October 30th 2016, 14:32
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Sixty people are killed at a Yemeni prison complex in air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition, reports say.
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Australian coach kidnapped in Yemen appears in hostage video

Friday, October 21st 2016, 2:07
related countries: Aruba Aruba

An Australian football coach who was kidnapped in Yemen last month appears in a video online saying his captors want ransom money.
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Yemen conflict: Rebels accused of violating ceasefire

Thursday, October 20th 2016, 20:10
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

The Saudi-led military coalition in Yemen accuses Houthi rebels of repeatedly violating a fragile ceasefire.
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Yemen conflict: UN-brokered three-day ceasefire begins

Wednesday, October 19th 2016, 21:56

A 72-hour truce in conflict-ravaged Yemen begins
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Yemen conflict: Truce to start on Thursday, says UN envoy

Monday, October 17th 2016, 23:32

A 72-hour truce in conflict-ravaged Yemen is set to begin on Thursday, the UN special envoy announces.
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Yemen conflict: Two US hostages freed

Sunday, October 16th 2016, 3:13
related countries: Oman Oman, United States United States

Two US citizens held by Houthi rebels in Yemen are released and flown to Oman with victims of a recent funeral bombing, the US says.
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Yemen conflict: Saudis blame funeral hall bombing on mistake

Saturday, October 15th 2016, 11:53
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

The bombing of a funeral hall in Yemen by the Saudi-led coalition is blamed on "bad information" by a coalition inquiry.
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State of despair

Thursday, October 13th 2016, 23:26

After two years of war in Yemen, thousands are dying from preventable diseases as the health system falls apart.
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Yemen conflict: US strikes radar sites after missile attack on ship

Thursday, October 13th 2016, 9:22
related countries: United States United States

The US launches its first strike against Houthi rebels in Yemen after a US warship is targeted by a missile for the second time in days.
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Yemen carnage

Wednesday, October 12th 2016, 18:52
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Sending a British minister to Saudi Arabia after a deadly attack on a Yemen funeral is unlikely to stem criticism, writes Frank Gardner.
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Yemen conflict: 'Saudi-led coalition plane' hit funeral

Monday, October 10th 2016, 21:17
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
related places: Sanaa

Saudi Arabia has privately accepted it was one of its coalition planes that bombed a funeral in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Saturday, the BBC learns.
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Yemen conflict: US 'could be implicated in war crimes'

Monday, October 10th 2016, 13:53
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United States United States

The US could be implicated in potential war crimes in Yemen because of its support for a Saudi-led coalition air campaign, official documents suggest.
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Yemenis protest after funeral hall attack

Sunday, October 9th 2016, 21:40
related places: Sanaa

Thousands of people protest in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, after an air strike kills more than 140 people at a funeral hall.
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Saudis to probe deadly air strikes on Yemen funeral hall

Sunday, October 9th 2016, 6:44
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United States United States

The Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemeni rebels agrees to investigate air strikes that killed more than 140 people, after the US expresses anger.
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More than 140 killed by air strikes at Yemen funeral

Sunday, October 9th 2016, 4:38
related places: Sanaa

More than 140 people have been killed and over 500 injured by air strikes on a funeral gathering in Yemen's capital Sanaa.
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Yemen's rebel funeral hall attack 'kills scores'

Sunday, October 9th 2016, 1:06
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
related places: Sanaa

More than 140 people are killed in air strikes at the funeral of a prominent rebel figure's father in Yemen's capital Sanaa, a senior UN official says.
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Yemen conflict: Saudi-led air strike 'kills 25 in Hudaydah'

Thursday, September 22nd 2016, 14:58
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

At least 25 people have been killed and 70 others wounded in a Saudi-led coalition air strike in Yemen's Red Sea port city of Hudaydah, medics say.
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Yemen confict: 'People pay heaviest price'

Wednesday, September 21st 2016, 22:09

The BBC Arabic's Nawaal al-Maghafi assesses the impact of the conflict in Yemen.
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Children dying of starvation in Yemen's conflict

Tuesday, September 20th 2016, 23:10

The United Nations has launched an emergency appeal for Yemen, warning that its population is on the brink of famine after two years of war. The BBC's Our World filmed and first broadcast this report in September 2016. It shows some of the suffering
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Yemen strikes kill al-Qaeda fighters, says US

Wednesday, September 7th 2016, 3:43
related countries: United States United States

The US military says it has killed 13 members of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in three "counterterrorism strikes" in Yemen.
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Yemen hit by suicide bombing 'carnage' in Aden

Tuesday, August 30th 2016, 1:23

At least 60 people are now known to have been killed in Yemen by a suicide bomber, who drove a car into a military building in the city of Aden.
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Yemen suicide attack claimed by IS 'kills dozens' in Aden

Monday, August 29th 2016, 10:41

So-called Islamic State says it carried out a suicide car bombing on a military facility in the Yemeni city of Aden, which doctors say killed at least 60.
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Yemen crisis: Oxfam critical of UK-Saudi arms deals

Tuesday, August 23rd 2016, 2:47
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Oxfam is to accuse UK ministers of "denial and disarray" over their agreement to sell arms to Saudi Arabia for potential use in Yemen's civil war.
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Yemen conflict: Major pro-rebel demonstration in Sanaa

Saturday, August 20th 2016, 15:43
related places: Sanaa

Large numbers of Yemenis take part in a demonstration in the capital Sanaa in support of Houthi rebels who control the city.
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