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Zaid Hamid to face jail, as he was arrested in Saudi Arabia over hate speeches

Advertisements RIYADH: Controversial defense analyst and alleged follower of Yusuf Kazzab, Zaid Hamid is likely to face 8 years sentence, according to the sources. Advertisements Just in:  Zaid Hamid latest: Sentenced for 8-years with 1,000 lashes in Saudi Arabia Sources also claim that, Zaid was arrested in Makkah around 3 …

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Yemen: Houthis accepts five day ceasefire proposed by rival Saudi Arabia

Houthi rebels on Sunday accepts the five day humanitarian ceasefire proposed by their rival Saudi Arabia, further they told they would respond if any ceasefire violation from Saudi camp would take place. Earlier, UN and other organizations told that majority of the war victims in Yemen were civilians. Responding to …

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Yemen ceasefire to start from Tuesday May 12

PARIS: Saudi Arabia foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir announced a humanitarian ceasefire in Yemen from Tuesday May 12. He was speaking at a press conference along with US Secretary of State John Kerry. “We have made a decision that the ceasefire will begin this Tuesday, May 12, at 11:00pm and will …

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Saudis propose ‘conditional’ ceasefire in Yemen for five days

RIYADH: Foreign Minister Saudi Arabia on Thursday announced five day ceasefire in Yemen’s ongoing war against Houthi rebels. John Kerry was present with FM Adel al-Jubeir at the announcement. Jubeir told that exact date of ceasefire will be announced soon, he told that ceasefire would be just obeyed in a …

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Yemen crisis: Over 50 fleeing civililans killed by Houthis in Aden

According to the sources, At least 50 civilians were reported death, due to fight between Houthi fighters and local supporters of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi. Houthi rebels attacked Tawahi, a district of Yemen’s southern city of Aden, Yemeni Foreign Minister Riyad Yassin said on Wednesday. After the shelling from the …

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Saudi town Najran attacked by Yemen Rebels

Saudi Arabia: Houthi rebels on Tuesday attack town of Narjan in Saudi Arabia, to prove that they still able to carry on attacks, despite the on going operation against them by Saudi alliance. According to the sources, Yemen’s rebels fired rockets and mortars, killing at least two civilians and captured five soldiers. Following the attack, …

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Is ‘Restoration of Hope’=’Determination Storm’?, Saudi-led air strikes hit Yemeni capital

SANAA: Just after four days, Saudi Arabia ends it lull, and just changed its decision of gearing its war-phase from ‘Determination Storm’ to ‘Restoration of Hope’. This was the first air strike of Saudi-led forces after changing the phase of war in Yemen against Houthi Rebeles, which control Sanaa and …

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Pakistan PM in Riyadh to prove ‘solidarity’ with Saudi Arabia over Yemen

Pakistan Prime Minister along with a powerful delegation reached Riyadh,was welcomed by Saudi Defence Minister Prince Mohammad bin Salman at Riyadh base. A luncheon was held at Royal Palace by Saudi king Salman Bin Abdul Aziz in honour of Mr Sharif. Where Nawaz expressed ‘solidarity’ with Saudi Arabia, earlier Pakistan’s …

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“Determination Storm” turns “Restoration of Hope”, Saudi along with allies finishes millitary operation in Yemen

The war in Yemen enters in news phase, the Saudi along with allies says operation “Decisive Storm” is over and its time for the new operation, named as “Restoration of hope”. A statement issued by the defence ministry says” Since the beginning of the ‘Determination Storm’operation, in which the Saudi …

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Saudis answers UN call, orders $274m humanitarian aid in Yemen

Saudi Arabia, which has been fighting in Yemen since March 26 along with its allies. Due to the recent report by UN, which states that majority of the war victims in Yemen were civilian . Saudi Arabia responding to that announces $274 million aid for the war-torn Yemen. The United Nations …

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Iran confident to end Saudi-led air strikes on Houthis rebels in Yemen

Mohammed Javad Zarif, Iran’s foreign minister is confident to end the Saudi-led air strikes on the Houthi rebels in Yemen. On Wednesday, during his visit to Portugal, he said, “We are major force in the region and we have relations with all groups in various countries, and we are going …

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UN security council imposes arms embargo on Houthis in Yemen

  The UN Security council passed the resolution against the Houthis in Yemen on Tuesday. The council imposed an arms embargo on the Houthi rebels in Yemen. The council meeting consists of 15 countries, in which 14 countries voting in favor, although, Russia refuses the resolution. The resolution uplifted by …

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Yemen crisis: Majority of war victims are civilians, says UN

Ivan Simonovi, UN’s assistant secretary general for human rights, talking to the media on Monday, says,”Over 600 people killed (in the war torn Yemen), but more than half of them are civilians. This is particularly concerning,”. “So far we can stay with confidence that both sides have not exercised sufficient …

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Pakistan will intensify diplomatic efforts to resolve Yemen conflict: Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, in a short video clip, clears the air about Pakistan stance on Yemen conflict on Monday, Pm said,” Pakistan will intensify the diplomatic efforts to resolve Yemen conflict on coming days.” The premier was of the view that Pakistan condemns Houthi’s activities in …

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