3 Civilians killed After Saudi Drone Crashed in Yemen’s capital

Yemen’s Houthi rebels said that three civilians were killed and three more received injuries after a Saudi-led coalition “spy drone” crashed into a street in a residential area in Sana’a the capital city after being shot down.  “With a surface-to-air …

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UN Envoy Seeks Extension Of Yemen’s Two-Month Ceasefire

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UN Special Envoy for Yemen, Hans Grundberg met with Yemeni public figures and called for extension of the ongoing two-month military and humanitarian truce in the war-hit country. Grundberg said he concluded his two-day visit to Yemen, and discussed economy, …

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Saudi Forces Allegedly Torture Seven Yemeni Citizens To Death

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Saudi Arabia border security forces have been accused of torturing seven Yemeni citizens to death in Yemeni province of Sa’adah governorate, bordering with Saudi Kingdom. Yemen’s Ministry of Public Health and Population said that they have received 25 patients, in …

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Junta Troops Raze Entire Village in Southern Kalay

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Residents of Kalay Township in the Sagaing Region said the Junta troops burned a village to the ground on Sunday after fighting with anti-military defense forces.  “They torched every house in sight. Only a few houses on the edge of …

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Saudi Arabia Accused Of Violating Yemen Ceasefire Over 5,000 Times

A Yemeni military official has accused Saudi Arabia of violating UN-brokered humanitarian and military ceasefire over 5,000 times in the past month. The official, who spoke to Yemen’s Official SABA News Agency, said that 5,365 violations included ground operations, infiltration …

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711 Journalists And Media Workers Killed In Syria Since 2011

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The Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) said Wednesday that over 711 journalists and media workers have been killed in different violence and attacks in Syria since the beginning of civil war in 2011. In a report on the occasion …

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Syria Releases Dozens of Prisoners In General Amnesty

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said Monday that the government of Syria released dozens of prisoners under the General Amnesty on Eid al-Fitr. According to SOHR, the presidential decree called for a general amnesty for terrorist crimes unless …

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Over 200 People Killed In Three Days Clashes in Sudan’s West Darfur: Official

At least 213 people have been killed and over 100 more received injuries only in three days of violence in Sudan’s West Darfur region. Darfur governor, Khamees Akbar said on Wednesday that 201 people died and 103 others were wounded …

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Saudi-Led Coalition Accused Of Violating Yemen’s Ceasefire 99 Times

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Saudi-led coalition forces have repeatedly violated an UN-brokered ceasefire in Yemen 99 times in the past 24 hours. Yemen news agency Al-Masirah reported Friday that the violations included the launching of 75 air raids with war planes and spy drones …

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Yemen’s Houthis Agree To Cease Child Soldiers Recruitment

Yemen’s Iranian-backed Houthi group on Tuesday pledged to stop recruitment of child soldiers and also cease attacking schools and hospitals. Human Rights Watch said that Houthis have signed an action plan with the United Nations, pledging to end recruitment and …

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