Arab forces seize entrances to airport in Yemen’s main port city

Worshippers perform Eid al-Fitr prayers marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in the Red Sea Port city of Hodeidah, Yemen June 15, 2018. REUTERS/Abduljabbar Zeyad

ADEN (Reuters) – Forces from an alliance of Arab states seized two entrances to the airport in Yemen’s main port city on Friday, in an offensive against the Iran-aligned Houthi movement that the United Nations fears could trigger a famine imperilling millions of lives. The swift advance was an important early success for the Saudi- […]

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