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Amir urges Yemen negotiators to achieve peace

KUWAIT CITY, April 26, (Agencies): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah met with Yemen’s peace negotiators Tuesday and urged them to forge ahead with a peace agreement to end 13 months of war in the impoverished Arab nation. A source close to the talks meanwhile said the …

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Yemeni parties in another bid to break deadlock

KUWAIT CITY, April 24, (Agencies): Yemeni parties, holding UN-brokered peace consultations in Kuwait, resumed meetings on Sunday in yet another bid to break the deadlock over thorny issues. Representatives from the Yemeni government, the General People’s Congress and Ansarullah group were scheduled to meet at 4:00 pm but delayed for …

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We ‘separate’ as soon as our interests cease to be common – Need to prioritize interest of country

IS it our utmost ambition to see some individuals nominated to the National Assembly? Is it our right to say who will be nominated and who will not? Did any apparent obstacles to democracy seem worthwhile? Do the current MPs represent the actual political scene? Is the parliament an effective …

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Yemeni parties agree to monitor ceasefire violations – Pressure on to firm up truce

KUWAIT CITY, April 23, (Agencies): Yemeni warring parties ended their evening session on Saturday with reports of differences over maintaining of the ceasefire. Representatives from the Yemeni government, the General People’s Congress and Ansarullah movement met for more than five hours at Bayan Palace, and agreed to name a person …

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Yemen peace talks wind up in Kuwait – Ceasefire violations decreasing

KUWAIT CITY, April 22, (Agencies): The delegations of the Yemeni government, General People’s Congress and Ansarullah movement concluded UNbacked peace consultations in Kuwait on Friday. On the second day of their peace consultations, the delegation discussed several issues, primarily implementation of UN Security Council Resolution No 2216, and a possible …

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Yemen peace talks open in Kuwait – Rebels arrive

KUWAIT CITY, April 21, (AFP): UN-brokered peace talks to end 13 months of armed conflict in Yemen opened Thursday in Kuwait with a call for compromise between the rebel and government delegations from the impoverished state. The talks were originally slated to start on Monday but rebels stayed away in …

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Good-faith efforts urged at Kuwait talks

KUWAIT CITY, April 12, (Agencies): The State of Kuwait’s hosting of peace talks between Yemeni adversaries on April 18 is seen as the latest bid to end the five-year conflict that swept through the country at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula. A timeline highlighting major events since the …

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Yemen … change towards reality – Expectations high

IT is very normal for General Ali Mohsin Saleh to be promoted as vice president of the country while he maintains his membership of the top military command, because General Ali Mohsin — popularly known as “Al-Ahmar” (The Red), is a natural extension of Yemen’s military leadership structure, given that …

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Yemen war kills many children, 320,000 malnourished: UNICEF

GENEVA, March 29, (Agencies): Hundreds of thousands of children in Yemen face life-threatening malnutrition, millions lack access to health care or clean water, and some have been drafted as soldiers in the year-old war, the United Nations Children’s Fund said on Tuesday. A UNICEF report said all sides had “exponentially …

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