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6 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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UN envoy hopeful on Yemen truce

A UN envoy expressed optimism late Wednesday that a humanitarian pause in the fighting in Yemen can still be reached in the two remaining weeks of Ramadan, to allow aid into war-ravaged country. "We are still optimistic that we'll obtain it," Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed told AFP in the Saudi capital Riyadh, after a second day of talks with Yemen's ...

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6 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Food aid to Syrian refugees cut; Yemen ‘one step’ from famine

The U.N. refugee agency warned last week that with the Syria conflict in its fifth year, funding levels for refugee aid programs dropped to a dangerous low in 2015. Many refugee families have been struggling to get buy, and cuts in food aid are having a devastating effect, said Joelle Eid, spokeswoman for the program in Amman. About 440,000 refugees ...

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8 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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Houthi shells kill 18 in Yemen, dengue fever spreading

Shells fired by Yemen's dominant Houthi group killed 18 people near the southern port city of Aden early on Wednesday, local officials and witnesses said, while the United Nations warned that a dengue fever outbreak in Aden was rapidly spreading. Yemen, which has long struggled with poverty and hunger, has descended into a fullblown humanitarian crisis since a war erupted ...

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9 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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Yemen rebels kill 31 as UN declares highest-level emergency

Rebel fire on a residential district of Yemen's second city Aden killed more than 30 civilians Wednesday, as the UN declared its highest level humanitarian emergency in the war-torn country. Both Aden and Taez have seen heavy fighting as loyalists of exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi battle to repel Shiite Huthi rebels with the support of a Saudi-led air war ...

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10 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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UN declares highest-level aid emergency in Yemen

The United Nations on Wednesday declared Yemen a level-3 humanitarian emergency, the highest on its scale, to step up urgently-needed international aid for the war-torn country. UN aid chief Stephen O'Brien met with heads of agencies to discuss the crisis in Yemen, where a Saudi-led coalition has been carrying out air strikes to push back a rebel offensive. More than ...

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