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House of Representatives rebukes Trump over Saudi Arabia

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US House of Representatives on Thursday approved a resolution to end US support for the Saudi-led coalition in the war in Yemen in a clear rejection of...

Yemen: US Congress adopts text on stopping support for Saudi coalition

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US MPs voted on Thursday a resolution demanding an end to military support for the Saudi coalition in its war in Yemen. The Lower House of the US Parliament...
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Houthis prevent a UN team from reaching grain stores in Hodeidah

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Informed sources confirmed that Houthi forces prevented a UN team from reaching the grain storage site in the port of Hodeidah, disrupting efforts to reach food aid for...

A victim of cholera – Yemeni doctor was aware that he is fighting a...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- emeni doctor Mohamed Abdel Moughni described the increase in cholera cases as "catastrophic" in a country torn apart by years of war and lack of medical personnel. Two weeks...

Fire heavy weapons shake Hodeidah

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The two sides of the conflict in Yemen exchanged heavy fire overnight in Hodeidah, military sources and residents said, as the United Nations rushed to try to salvage...

UN counted 190 cholera-related deaths in Yemen since the beginning of the year

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations has announced 190 cholera-related deaths in Yemen since the beginning of this year, warning of an increase in the number of people infected by the...

Five killed in battles in the city of Hodeidah in Yemen – medical, military...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Five fighters of the Houthi rebels and forces loyal to the internationally-recognized government of Yemen have been killed in fresh clashes in the western city of Hodeidah despite...

Saudi Press Agency: Coalition forces attack two caves to store aircraft in Sanaa

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Saudi-led military alliance launched raids on Houthi positions in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Saturday, the Saudi Press Agency reported on Saturday. Coalition forces spokesman Col. Turki al-Maliki...
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Saudi-led coalition launches raids on Houthi sites in Sanaa

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Al-Arabiya television reported on Saturday evening that the Saudi-led coalition launched raids on Houthi sites in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa. He did not say whether the attacks were...
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Peace in Yemen is subject to a fragile agreement as coalition operations enter their...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The conflict in Yemen has been on the rise since the start of the Saudi-led coalition's fifth-day operation on Tuesday, without a real prospect of a near solution,...

Saudi-led coalition launches raids on Houthi camps in Sanaa

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen launched raids on Houthi camps in the capital Sana'a, including the al-Dailami airbase, Al Arabiya television reported early on Saturday. The US ambassador to...
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Houthis: ready to attack Riyadh and Abu Dhabi if attacked Hodeidah alliance

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Yemen's al-Houthi group said it was beefing up its missile capabilities and its forces were ready to attack Riyadh and Abu Dhabi in case of a UN-brokered peace...

More than 3,600 cases of cholera in Yemen

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A government source in Taiz province, south-west Yemen, reported on Sunday that more than 3,600 cases of cholera have been detected in the province, and 8 deaths in...

Yemeni army controls villages and valleys in Houthi strongholds of Saada

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Yemeni army announced on Sunday the control of its forces on villages and valleys in the strongholds of al-Houthi, Saada province, north of the country, after fierce...

In Yemen, at least 12 people died due to cholera outbreak

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- At least 12 people died as a result of a cholera outbreak and more than 4,000 were infected, SABA reports, controlled by the Hussite rebels from the Ansar...
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US Senate voted against the support of the Saudis in Yemen

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The decision is contrary to the position of President Donald Trump. The US Senate approved a measure that would put an end to Washington’s military assistance in a war...

UN: At least 22 civilians killed, including children in northern Yemen

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- At least 22 civilians, including women and children, were killed in air strikes carried out by the Saudi-led coalition this week in northern Yemen, the United Nations said. Liz...

UN: North Korea is trying to supply weapons to Yemen, Libya and Syria

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea is attempting to supply arms to the Yemeni rebels, as well as to Libya and Syria. This is stated in the report...

Saudi Arabia: Ballistic missile fire from the Yemeni Army

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A Yemeni military source told Al-Masirah that the army had fired two Zelzal-1 type missiles at Riyadh-led coalition forces at the Aleb border crossing between Asir and Saada. Yemeni...

Coalition: Saudi air defense plane crashes south of the country

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Saudi air defenses shot down a plane on Friday and accused Houthi fighters of launching it and targeting civilians, the Saudi-led military alliance in Yemen said. State television quoted...