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Yemen's warring parties agree on initial redeployment - U.N.

Hadi’s government is based in the southern port of Aden and controls some western coastal towns.

Reuters , Africa Feb 17, 2019

Yemen's warring parties meet on ship to discuss stalled troop withdrawal

DUBAI/Aden (Reuters) - Representatives from both sides in the Yemen conflict met on a ship on the Red Sea on Sunday in a U.N.-led push to implement a stalled troop withdrawal from Yemen’s main port of Hodeidah as agreed at December peace talks, a U.N. official told Reuters.

Reuters , Africa Feb 3, 2019

Yemen truce monitor mission to meet on U.N.-hired ship - sources

Aden, Yemen (Reuters) - A committee overseeing a ceasefire in Hodeidah will hold its next meeting on a ship off the port city as Yemen’s warring parties cannot agree on a venue, Yemeni and U.N. sources said on Saturday.

Reuters , Africa Feb 2, 2019

Deminers attacked near grain stores in Yemen port

Aden (Reuters) - A demining team came under gunfire while trying to clear access to grain silos in Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah, a lifeline for millions facing starvation, with both parties to the conflict blaming the other for the incident late on Tuesday.

Reuters , Africa Jan 30, 2019

Yemen prisoner swap terms expected in coming days, government delegate says

Aden (Reuters) - Yemen’s warring parties are expected to agree on the terms of a prisoner exchange in around 10 days, a representative of the internationally recognised Yemeni government said on Wednesday.

Reuters , Africa Jan 23, 2019

Saudi-led coalition launches air strikes on Yemeni capital

Aden – A Saudi-led coalition launched several air strikes on the Houthi-held capital Sanaa overnight, stoking tensions among Yemen’s warring parties as the United Nations struggles to implement a peace deal reached last month.

EWN , South Africa Jan 19, 2019