U.N. Security Council approves up to 75 Yemen truce monitors

FILE PHOTO: A coast guard walks past a ship docked at the Red Sea port of Hodeidah, Yemen January 5, 2019. Picture taken January 5, 2019. REUTERS/Abduljabbar Zeyad/File Photo

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United Nations Security Council unanimously approved on Wednesday the deployment of up to 75 observers to Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah for six months to monitor a ceasefire and redeployment of forces by the warring parties. After a week of U.N.-sponsored peace talks in Sweden last month, the Iranian-aligned Houthi […]

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