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Lake Placid News
UN rights council seeks greater monitoring of Yemen abusesof Yemeni civilians. Saudi Ambassador Faisal Bin Hassan Trad called the consen
UN rights council seeks greater monitoring of Yemen abuses
Lake Placid News / Posted 14 hours ago
of Yemeni civilians. Saudi Ambassador Faisal Bin Hassan Trad called the consensus resolution a vote of confidence in the Yemeni government. "It's a political message in fact, to support the government against those who made the coup in Sanaa,"... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. fails to set international probe on Yemen war crimesHuman Rights, had called for an independent probe, especially into air strikes
U.N. fails to set international probe on Yemen war crimes
Reuters / Posted 19 hours ago
Human Rights, had called for an independent probe, especially into air strikes by a Saudi-led Arab coalition backing the Yemeni government. The United Nations blames the coalition strikes for 60 percent of some 3,800 civilian deaths since March... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. fails to set international probe on Yemen crimeswhich has said the national probe lacks impartiality and voiced concern over hi
U.N. fails to set international probe on Yemen crimes
Reuters / Posted 20 hours ago
which has said the national probe lacks impartiality and voiced concern over high civilian casualties caused by air strikes carried out by the Saudi-led coalition supporting the Yemeni government. (Reporting by Stephanie Nebehay and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN fails to set international probe on Yemen crimeswhich has said the national probe lacks impartiality and voiced concern over hi
UN fails to set international probe on Yemen crimes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
which has said the national probe lacks impartiality and voiced concern over high civilian casualties caused by air strikes carried out by the Saudi-led coalition supporting the Yemeni government. (Reporting by Stephanie Nebehay and... Read more
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dna
US says drone strikes in Yemen killed four Al-Qaeda membershis guards, they said. The United States has not claimed that attack. A Saudi-
US says drone strikes in Yemen killed four Al-Qaeda members
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his guards, they said. The United States has not claimed that attack. A Saudi-led Arab military coalition that backs the Yemeni government against the Huthis has also turned its sights on AQAP, targeting it with air strikes. More than 6,600... Read more
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Swissinfo
Yemen's Houthis must disband militias under any peace deal - Saudi-led coalitionis a war ... Mistakes could happen," he said. "We do what is necessary to avoid
Yemen's Houthis must disband militias under any peace deal - Saudi-led coalition
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
is a war ... Mistakes could happen," he said. "We do what is necessary to avoid any mistakes, and if there is a mistake, we have a committee between the coalition and the Yemeni government investigate." (Editing b... Read more
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Reuters
Yemen's Houthis must disband militias under any peace deal: Saudi-led coalitionis a war ... Mistakes could happen," he said. "We do what is necessary to avoid
Yemen's Houthis must disband militias under any peace deal: Saudi-led coalition
Reuters / Posted yesterday
is a war ... Mistakes could happen," he said. "We do what is necessary to avoid any mistakes, and if there is a mistake, we have a committee between the coalition and the Yemeni government investigate." (Editing b... Read more
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Business Standard India
Yemeni forces kill prominent Al Qaeda leaderbeen involved in previous armed attacks against security forces in Abyan, accor
Yemeni forces kill prominent Al Qaeda leader
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
been involved in previous armed attacks against security forces in Abyan, according to the source. In the last two months, Yemeni government forces launched anti-terror offensives and drove out scores of gunmen linked to the Al Qaeda and the... Read more
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New Kerala
Yemeni forces kill prominent Al Qaeda leader - newkerala.com #124230been involved in previous armed attacks against security forces in Abyan, accor
Yemeni forces kill prominent Al Qaeda leader - newkerala.com #124230
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
been involved in previous armed attacks against security forces in Abyan, according to the source. In the last two months, Yemeni government forces launched anti-terror offensives and drove out scores of gunmen linked to the Al Qaeda and the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Coalition raids kill 9 in central Yemen: medical sources, residentsat a school in northern Aden, killing at least 60. Picture: AFP Yemen,Yemen vi
Coalition raids kill 9 in central Yemen: medical sources, residents
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
at a school in northern Aden, killing at least 60. Picture: AFP Yemen,Yemen violence,Yemeni clashes,Yemens government,Yemeni government,Yemeni police,Yemeni state SANAA – Arab coalition air strikes killed nine people in Houthi-controlled Ibb... Read more
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Swissinfo
Yemen plans U.N. complaint over Iran weapons transfersSecurity Council over what it says are Iran's weapon transfers to Houthi allies
Yemen plans U.N. complaint over Iran weapons transfers
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
Security Council over what it says are Iran's weapon transfers to Houthi allies fighting the internationally recognised Yemeni government, the foreign minister said on Saturday. In an interview with Reuters, Abdel-Malek al-Mekhlafi also said he... Read more
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Swissinfo
Yemen plans U.N. complaint over Iran weapons transfersSecurity Council over what it says are Iran's weapon transfers to Houthi allies
Yemen plans U.N. complaint over Iran weapons transfers
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
Security Council over what it says are Iran's weapon transfers to Houthi allies fighting the internationally recognised Yemeni government, the foreign minister said on Saturday. In an interview with Reuters, Abdel-Malek al-Mekhlafi also said he... Read more
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Reuters
Yemen plans U.N. complaint over Iran weapons transfersSecurity Council over what it says are Iran's weapon transfers to Houthi allies
Yemen plans U.N. complaint over Iran weapons transfers
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Security Council over what it says are Iran's weapon transfers to Houthi allies fighting the internationally recognized Yemeni government, the foreign minister said on Saturday. In an interview with Reuters, Abdel-Malek al-Mekhlafi also said he... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yemen plans UN complaint over Iran weapons transfersSecurity Council over what it says are Iran's weapon transfers to Houthi allies
Yemen plans UN complaint over Iran weapons transfers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
Security Council over what it says are Iran's weapon transfers to Houthi allies fighting the internationally recognised Yemeni government, the foreign minister said on Saturday. In an interview with Reuters, Abdel-Malek al-Mekhlafi also said he... Read more
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asianage
4 al Qaeda members killed in suspected US drone strike: officialssaid AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The gr
4 al Qaeda members killed in suspected US drone strike: officials
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
said AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The group, whose attacks have mainly targeted the Yemeni government and the Iran-allied Houthi group, claimed responsibility for an attack last year on the Paris office of the... Read more
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asianage
4 al Qaeda members killed in suspected US drone strike officialssaid AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The gr
4 al Qaeda members killed in suspected US drone strike officials
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
said AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The group, whose attacks have mainly targeted the Yemeni government and the Iran-allied Houthi group, claimed responsibility for an attack last year on the Paris office of the... Read more
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dna
Four al Qaeda members reportedly killed in suspected US drone strikesaid AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The gr
Four al Qaeda members reportedly killed in suspected US drone strike
dna / Posted 6 days ago
said AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The group, whose attacks have mainly targeted the Yemeni government and the Iran-allied Houthi group, claimed responsibility for an attack last year on the Paris office of the... Read more
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Reuters
Four al Qaeda members killed in suspected U.S. drone strikesaid AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The gr
Four al Qaeda members killed in suspected U.S. drone strike
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
said AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The group, whose attacks have mainly targeted the Yemeni government and the Iran-allied Houthi group, claimed responsibility for an attack last year on the Paris office of the... Read more
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Reuters
Local Yemeni al Qaeda leader killed in U.S. drone strikesaid AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The gr
Local Yemeni al Qaeda leader killed in U.S. drone strike
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
said AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The group, whose attacks have mainly targeted the Yemeni government and the Iran-allied Houthi group, claimed responsibility for an attack last year on the Paris office of the... Read more
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News.com.au
Al Qaeda leader killed in US drone strikesaid AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The g
Al Qaeda leader killed in US drone strike
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
said AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The group, whose attacks have mainly targeted the Yemeni government and the Iran-allied Houthi group, claimed responsibility for an attack last year on the Paris office of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Local Yemeni al Qaeda leader killed in US drone strikesaid AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The gr
Local Yemeni al Qaeda leader killed in US drone strike
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
said AQAP is one of the most potent security threats in the Middle East. The group, whose attacks have mainly targeted the Yemeni government and the Iran-allied Houthi group, claimed responsibility for an attack last year on the Paris office of the... Read more
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FOX News
American English Teacher Detained In Yemen, Officials SayThe Houthis accuse the U.S. of arming and supporting the Saudi-backed coalition
American English Teacher Detained In Yemen, Officials Say
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
The Houthis accuse the U.S. of arming and supporting the Saudi-backed coalition which has intervened in the conflict to aid Yemeni government forces. Oman had previously facilitated the release of two other Americans held by the Houthis. The... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Saudi-led coalition air strike kills at least 19 in Yemen - residentsschool in northern Aden, killing at least 60. Picture: AFP Yemen,Saudi Arabia,
Saudi-led coalition air strike kills at least 19 in Yemen - residents
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
school in northern Aden, killing at least 60. Picture: AFP Yemen,Saudi Arabia,Yemen violence,Yemeni Army,Yemen air strike,Yemeni government,Yemeni police,Yemeni state SANAA – At least 19 civilians were killed on Wednesday when a Saudi-led... Read more
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International Business Times
UK must stop arms sales to Saudis over Yemen breaches, say two MP committeesCommittee which produced a rival reportBBC Saudi Arabia stepped into the confl
UK must stop arms sales to Saudis over Yemen breaches, say two MP committees
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
Committee which produced a rival reportBBC Saudi Arabia stepped into the conflict in Yemen in March 2015 backing the Yemeni government against the rebels, who are backed by Iran and control the capital, Sana'a, after overthrowing Abd Rabbuh... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US claims 'major blow' on al-QaedaUS military's elite counter-terrorism unit, the Joint Special Operations Comman
US claims 'major blow' on al-Qaeda
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
US military's elite counter-terrorism unit, the Joint Special Operations Command - the same unit that got bin Laden. The Yemeni government announced that al-Awlaki was ''targeted and killed'' outside the town of Khasaf in a desert stretch of Jawf... Read more
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Canberra Times
US claims 'major blow' on al-QaedaUS military's elite counter-terrorism unit, the Joint Special Operations Comman
US claims 'major blow' on al-Qaeda
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
US military's elite counter-terrorism unit, the Joint Special Operations Command - the same unit that got bin Laden. The Yemeni government announced that al-Awlaki was ''targeted and killed'' outside the town of Khasaf in a desert stretch of Jawf... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama administration’s $1 billion arms deal aids Saudi brutality in Yemen, lawmakers say6,000 Yemeni civilians have been killed and hundreds of thousands more wounded
Obama administration’s $1 billion arms deal aids Saudi brutality in Yemen, lawmakers say
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
6,000 Yemeni civilians have been killed and hundreds of thousands more wounded in fighting over the past year between Yemeni government forces and Houthi rebels. The Houthi, a Sunni separatist sect in the country, forced President Abd-Rabbu... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Seeking answers for drone victimsthe visitors were al-Qaida members, and his relatives were collateral damage.
Seeking answers for drone victims
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 19 days ago
the visitors were al-Qaida members, and his relatives were collateral damage. He said he was later handed a plastic bag by Yemeni government officials with $100,000 in freshly minted, sequentially marked $100 bills wrapped in rubber... Read more
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Daily Press
Veterans who worked in U.S. drone program support legal fight by Yemeni relative of drone victimsthe visitors were Al Qaeda members, and his relatives were collateral damage.
Veterans who worked in U.S. drone program support legal fight by Yemeni relative of drone victims
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
the visitors were Al Qaeda members, and his relatives were collateral damage. He said he was later handed a plastic bag by Yemeni government officials with $100,000 in freshly minted, sequentially marked $100 bills wrapped in rubber... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Veterans who worked in U.S. drone program support legal fight by Yemeni relative of drone victimsthe visitors were Al Qaeda members, and his relatives were collateral damage.
Veterans who worked in U.S. drone program support legal fight by Yemeni relative of drone victims
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
the visitors were Al Qaeda members, and his relatives were collateral damage. He said he was later handed a plastic bag by Yemeni government officials with $100,000 in freshly minted, sequentially marked $100 bills wrapped in rubber... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Veterans who worked in U.S. drone program support legal fight by Yemeni relative of drone victimsthe visitors were Al Qaeda members, and his relatives were collateral damage.
Veterans who worked in U.S. drone program support legal fight by Yemeni relative of drone victims
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
the visitors were Al Qaeda members, and his relatives were collateral damage. He said he was later handed a plastic bag by Yemeni government officials with $100,000 in freshly minted, sequentially marked $100 bills wrapped in rubber... Read more
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heraldscotland
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiapressure to suspend the sale of weapons to the country amid claims that interna
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
heraldscotland / Posted 23 days ago
pressure to suspend the sale of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. Loading artic... Read more
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Gazette
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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guardian-series
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
guardian-series / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Kingston Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Oxford Mail
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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This is West Country
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
This is West Country / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Bolton News
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Bolton News / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
EveningTimes Online / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Bury Times
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Bury Times / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Harrow Times
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Harrow Times / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Gazette News
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Gazette News / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Croydon Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabiaof weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL)
MPs call on Government to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 23 days ago
of weapons to the country amid claims that international humanitarian law (IHL) has been breached in fighting between the Yemeni government, backed by Saudi Arabia, and Shiite Yemeni rebels. According to Newsnight, the committee said in its draft... Read more
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