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The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of December 4

“We know that North Korea wants first of all to speak with the United States about its security guarantees. We are ready to support it."
VICE News
12.8.17
middle east

Islamic State Killed 10 Yemeni Troops in a Former al-Qaeda Stronghold

The attack took place in the city of Mukalla, which al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula had occupied until its fighters withdrew and Yemeni troops occupied the town last month.
VICE News
5.12.16
war and conflict

The Saudi Coalition Has Just Made a Big Prisoner Swap in Yemen

Ahead of a planned truce and peace talks aimed at ending the year-long war with Houthi rebels in Yemen, the Saudi-led military coalition has completed an exchange involving over 100 people.
Reuters News Agency
3.28.16
war and conflict

The Islamic State Just Rocked Yemen with Suicide Car Bombs

Three separate blasts, at least two of them resulting from car bombs, struck military checkpoints in the port city of Aden, reportedly killing upwards of 20 people.
Samuel Oakford
3.25.16
war and conflict

Saudi-led Bombing in Yemen Targets Civilians as Houthis Use Migrants as Human Shields

A final investigative report by the UN-established Panel of Experts on Yemen found that both sides involved in the country's war have committed grave human rights violations.
Samuel Oakford
1.27.16
war and conflict

At Least Four Dead After Another Attack on a Doctors Without Borders Hospital in Yemen

Doctors Without Borders said one of its clinics in northern Yemen was “hit by a projectile” on Sunday, the third attack on the organization’s facilities in as many months.
Atoosa Moinzadeh
1.10.16
war and conflict

The Ceasefire in Yemen That Everybody Kept Violating Is Officially Over

Saudi Arabia’s state news agency has announced the end of a ceasefire in Yemen that began on December 15 in tandem with UN-sponsored peace talks.
Reuters and VICE News
1.2.16
2015 the year in review

This Was the Year Yemen Was Destroyed

Nine months of fighting and indiscriminate shelling between Houthi rebels and a Saudi-led coalition has leveled public infrastructure, killed more than 2,700 civilians, and left the Arab nation on the brink of collapse.
Samuel Oakford
12.30.15
Quick Hits

Quick Hit: Fighting Breaks Yemen's Ceasefire

More than 40 people have been killed across Yemen as fighting between government and Houthi rebel forces undermines a day-old ceasefire.
VICE News
12.16.15
middle east

Saudi Arabia Can't Get Its Story Straight on the MSF Hospital Destroyed in Yemen

Controversy continues to mount following airstrikes that destroyed a Doctors Without Borders hospital in northern Yemen, an attack the Saudi government termed a "mistake," but which Riyadh now denies it had anything to do with.
Samuel Oakford
10.29.15
VICE News

Videos Show Attacks on Aden Hotel Housing Yemeni Government

The Qasr hotel has been the base of the government of Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi since its return from exile in Riyadh over recent weeks and the expulsion of Houthi fighters in July.
Reuters and VICE News
10.6.15
war and conflict

Houthi TV Channel Shows Alleged Saudi Soldier Captured in Yemen

The Houthi-controlled television channel al Masirah broadcast a heavily edited clip of someone who was represented to be one of several Saudi soldiers captured during fighting.
Samuel Oakford
9.17.15
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