Yemeni government denies negotiations with the Houthi militia

Yemeni military policemen patrol the streets of the city of Taez, on March 13, 2018. (AFP)
Updated 17 March 2018

Yemeni government denies negotiations with the Houthi militia

DUBAI: The Yemeni government has denied conducting any negotiations with the Iranian-backed Houthi in Riyadh, Saudi state-news channel reported.
Yemen’s government denounced what Reuters news agency published as “misleading news” on the matter.
The government renewed its firm stance and called on the Houthi militias to end the coup and hand over arms to the state.


Kuwait will not extend 24-hour curfew beyond May 30

Updated 1 min 49 sec ago

Kuwait will not extend 24-hour curfew beyond May 30

  • Kuwait had imposed a full-time curfew from May 10 to May 30 to help to curb the spread of the new coronavirus

CAIRO: Kuwait will not extend its 24-hour curfew beyond May 30, the interior minister said at a press conference on Monday.
The minister added that the cabinet will announce on Thursday the details of a partial curfew and a plan for public life to return to normal gradually.
Kuwait had imposed a full-time curfew from May 10 to May 30 to help to curb the spread of the new coronavirus.