Yemen—Clashes Reported After U.N. Certifies Houthi Withdrawal From Key Ports

Reuters | 05/15/2019

Clashes have been reported in the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah, hours after the U.N. certified the withdrawal of Houthi rebels from three ports, reports Reuters.  Rebel forces transferred administration of ports in Hodeidah, Ras Issa and Salif to the Yemeni coast guard, Lt. Gen. Michael Lollesgaard, the Danish head of the U.N. mission supporting the Hodeidah agreement, said on Tuesday, as reported by the U.N. News.  Military hardware remains on site and will need to be removed...

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