U.N. monitoring Houthi rebel withdrawal from Yemen's Hodeida

World May 13, 2019

U.N. monitoring Houthi rebel withdrawal from Yemen's Hodeida

The U.N. said Sunday it is monitoring the redeployment of rebel forces from three key ports in Yemen after the government dismissed the withdrawal as a "farce." The rebels, known as Houthis, said Saturday they began the long-delayed redeployment of their forces from the key ...

U.N. cease-fire monitoring chief visits key Yemen port of Hodeida

World Dec 25, 2018

U.N. cease-fire monitoring chief visits key Yemen port of Hodeida

The head of the United Nations team tasked with monitoring a fragile ceasefire in the flash-point city of Hodeida on Monday visited its lifeline docks, a port official said. Retired Dutch Gen. Patrick Cammaert called on Saudi-backed government forces and Iran-linked Houthi rebels to respect ...