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    150 killed in battle for Hodeida

    Agence France-Presse . Hodeida | Updated at 02:13am on November 13, 2018

    At least 150 people have been killed in 24 hours of clashes in Yemen’s Hodeida, medics and military sources said Monday, as international pressure mounted...

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    Deadly Israeli Gaza operation threatens to derail truce efforts

    Agence-France-Presse . Gaza City | Updated at 02:10am on November 13, 2018

    A clash that erupted during an Israeli special forces operation in the Gaza Strip and killed eight people threatened on Monday to derail efforts to...

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    Deadly clash erupts during Israel operation in Gaza

    Agence France-Presse . Gaza | Updated at 11:36am on November 12, 2018

    An exchange of fire erupted during an Israeli military operation in the Gaza strip on Sunday, killing six Palestinians and an Israeli soldier, officials said,...

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    Clashes reach residential streets in Hodeida

    Agence France-Presse . Hodeida | Updated at 12:44am on November 12, 2018

    Fighting for control of Yemen’s rebel-held city of Hodeida reached residential streets on Sunday, as the Huthi insurgents mounted fierce resistance to government forces backed...

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    61 killed in clashes in Yemen's Hodeida

    Agence France-Presse . Hodeida | Updated at 01:14pm on November 11, 2018

    At least 61 combatants have been killed in clashes in Yemen's flashpoint Hodeida, medics and a military source said Sunday, and dozens of wounded taken...

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    Yemen loyalists push deeper into Hodeida

    Agence France-Presse . Hodeida | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    Yemeni government forces pushed further into the strategic port city of Hodeida seizing its main hospital in heavy fighting on Saturday as their Saudi-led coalition...

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    Turkey shared Khashoggi recordings with Saudi, US, others

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    Turkey has shared recordings linked to the murder last month of journalist Jamal Khashoggi with Riyadh, Washington and other capitals, president Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday....

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    Syria regime attack kills 22 rebels

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Syrian government forces killed 22 rebels near Idlib province on Friday, the deadliest clash to rock a buffer zone where a Russian-Turkish truce is to...

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    Libya PM calls for common vision

    Agence France-Presse . Tripoli | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    The head of Libya’s UN-backed government, Fayez al-Sarraj, urged the international community on Thursday to find a ‘common vision’ for the chaos-hit North African nation,...

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    Rights body fears execution of 12 Saudi Shias imminent

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2018

    Amnesty International said on Wednesday it feared 12 minority Shias in Saudi Arabia faced ‘imminent’ execution after their cases were transferred to a powerful security...