Will the Saudi-UAE ceasefire hold in Yemen? | Inside Story

Yemen is one of the few places left on earth without a coronavirus case. But health workers worry it’s only a matter of time before they record the first infections. An outbreak would add more misery to a country suffering from five years of war. Fighting has destroyed hospitals, killed more than 100,000 people, and … Read more Will the Saudi-UAE ceasefire hold in Yemen? | Inside Story

Yemen’s Houthis to not ‘stop fighting’ after ceasefire

Yemen’s Houthi rebels have told Al Jazeera they will not stop fighting while the country is under siege. That comes after the Saudi-UAE military coalition that is battling the rebels announced a two-week unilateral ceasefire. They say it is to prevent an outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. It began at midday on Thursday, local time, … Read more Yemen’s Houthis to not ‘stop fighting’ after ceasefire

Coronavirus – Yemen: What needs to happen on the ground to prevent the spread of the Covid-19?

A two-week ceasefire started on April 9 in Yemen in a bid to combat the spread of the deadly coronavirus. Interview with France 24’s guest, Yousra Semmache, Save the Children communications director. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to … Read more Coronavirus – Yemen: What needs to happen on the ground to prevent the spread of the Covid-19?

Yemen ceasefire: Two-week halt in fighting to aid virus efforts begins

The Riyadh-led military coalition fighting Yemen’s Huthi rebels has declared a two-week ceasefire in the country in a bid to combat the spread of the deadly coronavirus. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like … Read more Yemen ceasefire: Two-week halt in fighting to aid virus efforts begins

Saudi-led coalition announces 2-week ceasefire to combat the epidemic

The Saudi-led military coalition fighting Yemen’s Huothi rebels has declared a two-week ceasefire. The decision was made in an attempt to combat the spread of the coronavirus. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: … Read more Saudi-led coalition announces 2-week ceasefire to combat the epidemic

Yemen’s Addiction to Qat Could Be Spreading Covid-19

“The health system is on the verge of collapse and in no condition to deal with any epidemic.” Here’s why Yemen’s addiction to chewing a narcotic leaf called ‘qat’ could spell trouble for the spread of #Covid19 within the country Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like … Read more Yemen’s Addiction to Qat Could Be Spreading Covid-19

Noon briefing by the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

Noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General of the United Nations. Highlights: COVID-SG World Economic Prospects report COVID-country notes COVID-refugees Global Humanitarian Response Plan Libya Nigeria Somalia Afghanistan IAEA Syria Yemen WMO Full Highlights: https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/noon-briefing-highlight?date%5Bvalue%5D%5Bdate%5D=01%20April%202020

COVID-19 Pandemic: A new challenge for war-torn Yemen

Coronavirus: A new challenge for Yemen’s five-year-old conflict. Tamuna Sabadze was our guest. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/France24_en

Special programme: The impact of coronavirus on the Middle East

This week, we’re bringing you a special edition of Middle East Matters, focusing on the impact of COVID-19 on the region. We bring you reports from our correspondents in Israel and Turkey, and hear from an NGO about the situation on the ground in Yemen. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest … Read more Special programme: The impact of coronavirus on the Middle East

Saudi Arabia intercepts missiles over capital city

Saudi Arabia says it has intercepted ballistic missiles over its capital, Riyadh, and a city along the Yemen border. Multiple explosions shook Riyadh in the attack. At least two civilians were reportedly injured. A Saudi-led military coalition blamed the attack on Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi rebels who have targeted Saudi cities in the past. The capital … Read more Saudi Arabia intercepts missiles over capital city