Yemen's pro-gov't forces, Houthi rebels agree to exchange prisoners

December 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Yemen's pro-gov't forces, Houthi rebels agree to exchange prisoners 

ADEN, Dec. 16 — Pro-government forces and the Shiite Houthi group in Yemen agreed Wednesday to swap hundreds of prisoners of war under the framework of UN-brokered peace talks in Switzerland, a local military official told Xinhua.

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Sudan official says ground intervention needed in Yemen

May 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sudan official says ground intervention needed in Yemen 

KHARTOUM, May 5 — The Saudi-led coalition's airstrikes against Houthi positions in Yemen will not yield any significant results without a ground operation, Sudan's Defense Ministry adviser told Sputnik Monday.

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