U.N. says Yemen Houthis’ redeployment in Hodeidah should respect Stockholm deal

Members of a Yemeni coast guard force ride on the back of a petrol truck during their deployment as part of a U.N.-sponsored peace agreement signed in Sweden earlier this month, at the Red Sea city of Hodeidah, Yemen December 29, 2018. REUTERS/Abduljabbar Zeyad

DUBAI (Reuters) – The United Nations welcomed on Sunday any redeployment of Yemen’s Houthi forces away from the port city of Hodeidah, but said this should be independently verified to ensure it is in line with the Stockholm ceasefire agreement. On Saturday, the Iranian-aligned movement said it had started to leave the port of the […]

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