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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates  | Fighting resumes around key Yemeni port city Hodeida

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates  — Fighting resumed Thursday around the Yemen port city of Hodeida as a Saudi-led coalition tries to retake it from Shiite rebels known as Houthis. Witnesses described heavy fighting to the city’s south, near its airport. The Saudi-led coalition backing Yemen’s exiled government launched an assault on the port city of … Continue reading DUBAI, United Arab Emirates  | Fighting resumes around key Yemeni port city Hodeida

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates  | Saudi-led forces begin assault on Yemen port city of Hodeida

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates —A Saudi-led coalition backing Yemen’s exiled government began an assault Wednesday morning on Yemen’s port city of Hodeida, a crucial battle in the 3-year-old conflict that aid agencies warned could push the Arab world’s poorest country into further chaos. Iranian-aligned Shiite rebels known as Houthis and their allies for years have … Continue reading DUBAI, United Arab Emirates  | Saudi-led forces begin assault on Yemen port city of Hodeida