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Trump vetoes bill to end US support for Saudi-led...

The resolution was a harsh bipartisan rebuke to Trump that took the historic step of curtailing a president's war-making powers

Gravely ill boy whose mother had to fight...

Despite her son's grave condition, Shaima Swileh had been repeatedly turned down when applying for a visa.

Pope urges 'fraternity' in Christmas message...

Some 50,000 worshippers gathered at the Vatican to hear the pontiff's sixth "Urbi et Orbi" (To the City and the World) message.

US exempts Yemen mother from visa ban to...

After a tearful televised plea from the boy's father, the US embassy in Cairo issued a visa for Swileh, who has been staying in Egypt as she tries to fly...

UN says Guterres to attend Yemen talks in...

Guterres will participate in UN-brokered negotiations between Yemen's government and Huthi rebels in the rural village of Rimbo, north of Stockholm.

Biting famine forcing people to eat leaves...

"We are losing the fight against famine," Mark Lowcock, the UN under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs, tells the Security Council.

UAE hails Ethiopia and Eritrea for peace...

The move would help "enhance security and stability in the Horn of Africa and the wider region."

DR Congo, Mali, Yemen groups join UN black...

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Bana Mura militia "committed rape, sexual abuse and kidnapping," while the Kamuina Nsapu militia "recruited and...

UN ceasefire efforts in Yemen fizzle

The Iran-backed Huthi rebels said the talks had failed, and the head of their unofficial government rejected a ceasefire under current conditions after...

46 migrants drown, 16 missing, off shore...

The group were attempting to cross the Horn of Africa to find employment in Yemen and the Gulf.

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