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In Yemen, Fighting Resumes Between Houthi Rebels and Government Forces

May 15, 2019 - The New York Times

ADEN, Yemen — Houthi fighters and Saudi-backed pro-government forces renewed fighting in Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah on Wednesday.

The fighting breached a cease-fire and is likely to complicate a troop withdrawal agreement intended to pave the way for wider peace talks aimed at ending the four-year war, which is seen as part of a wider regional conflict between Saudi Arabia and the Iran-backed Houthi.

Tens of thousands of people have been killed, many of them civilians, and aid...