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Vague Truce Agreement Threatens Peace Deal In Hodeidah, Says Aid Organization

January 08 2019


A U.N.-brokered truce in the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah is failing because it is too vague, says British charity Oxfam, as cited by Al Jazeera (Qatar). 

The deal reached in December between representatives of the Houthis and the Saudi-led coalition does not stipulate the logistics of the withdrawal, said Oxfam's director in Yemen, who is based in Houthi-controlled Sanaa. 

The agreement says that the Houthis are to hand over control of ports to "local security forces," but the two...

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