YemenÂ´s Houthi movement fired a ballistic missile toward the southern Saudi province of Najran on Saturday, the groupÂ´s official al-Masirah TV reported, and a Saudi military spokesman said air defense forces had intercepted the missile.
It will also increase the capacities of Yemeni ports to receive aid and cargo shipments, and set up 17 "safe-passage corridors" for humanitarian groups.
Yemen is the world's worst humanitarian crisis, where 8.3 million people are dependent on food aid, according to the UN. Three quarters of the population - 22.2 million people - need humanitarian assistance, including 11.3 million people in acute need who urgently require assistance to survive.
- An estimated 17.8 million Yemenis are considered "food insecure", meaning they do not know where their next meal will come from, according to the United Nations.
- As of late December, there were 381 suspected diphtheria cases in Yemen and 38 associated deaths, almost all of them children under 15, according to the World Health Organization.
Fighting between pro-government forces, which are backed by the coalition, and the rebel Houthi movement has also left more than 9,245 dead and 52,800 injured. This is the largest consolidated humanitarian appeal for Yemen ever launched.
The new aid programme seeks to open land, sea and air lanes to Yemen to boost monthly imports to 1.4 million tons from 1.1 million in 2017, the statement said. However, it did not mention ending the restrictions on access to rebel-held facilities.
Saudi Arabia on Wednesday deposited $2-billion in Yemen's central bank after the Yemeni prime minister made a public plea for funds to prop up the currency and help stave off hunger.
Bahraini Information Affairs Minister Ali al-Romaihi denounced recurrent Houthi attacks targeting cities in Saudi Arabia with tens of Iran-made ballistic missiles in a risky escalation aimed to undermine the security of the kingdom, the Gulf and the Arab countries.
The Trump administration has expressed concern about conditions in Yemen and has called on Saudi Arabia to allow the free flow of humanitarian aid, fuel and goods at Yemeni ports.
Alan Pardew picked up his first win as West Brom manager last weekend, helping the club with its first game since August 19. It may have been a quick exit but Walcott knew back as far as April that his days as an Arsenal player were numbered.
Braudy recalls thinking that Douglas "thought he could do anything he wanted because he was so much more powerful than I was". I've had up to 20 female executives who worked at my company in different areas over the years.
Sheila Harsdorf, R-River Falls, as secretary of the state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection in November. But Tuesday's results caught the attention of at least one prominent Republican who's up for reelection in 2018.
Given Monfils had never beaten him in 14 previous attempts, that reads like a routine whistle-stop on Djokovic's huge journey. He said: "It was a straight sets win but nearly two and a half hours, it wasn't that easy, I had to earn all of my points".
Owned by Facebook , the platform-agnostic messaging platform will perhaps charge larger firms to use the new business application. WhatsApp announced plans to begin allowing business accounts hoping to make more profit for their corporate parent, Facebook .
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The government shutdown remains in effect Monday, after senators failed to come to an agreement to end it late Sunday night. The U.S. government has not been shut down since 2013, when about 800,000 federal workers were put on furlough.
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An Iraqi court on Sunday sentenced to death a German woman of Moroccan origin for membership of Daesh , a spokesman said. However, Daeshcontinues to carry out bombings and other attacks in the country.
Swiss President Alain Berset will have an official meeting with President Trump , it has already been confirmed . The theme of the meeting, spread over 400 sessions, would be "Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World".
Authorities have banned demonstrations because they "impact the image of the country", police spokeswoman Veronica Marquez said. The accusations against Barros have partially come from the same victims deemed credible in the investigation against Karadima.
Mayfield's arrival at Senior Bowl delayed
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New Nintendo accessories are made of cardboard
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Rory McIlroy's comeback ahead of schedule in Abu Dhabi
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Colin Firth Says He Won't Work With Woody Allen Again
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What's the Tide Pod Problem?
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