Three African countries join Saudi coalition in Yemen

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Egypt, Sudan and Morocco have joined the Saudi led coalition in support of Yemeni government. This was as Foreign Ministers from Arab countries met in the Egyptian resort City of Sharm El Sheikh to discuss the coalition’s air strikes and possible ground operations to root out forces that have held the Yemeni government under siege. CCTV’s Adel EL Mahrouky has more.

Three African countries join Saudi coalition in Yemen

Three African countries join Saudi coalition in Yemen

Egypt, Sudan and Morocco have joined the Saudi led coalition in support of Yemeni government. This was as Foreign Ministers from Arab countries met in the Egyptian resort City of Sharm El Sheikh to discuss the coalition's air strikes and possible ground operations to root out forces that have held the Yemeni government under siege. CCTV's Adel EL Mahrouky has more.

Highlights:

  • Sudan’s Armed Forces web-page announced participation in Yemen’s strikes.
  • Egypt on the other hand said it has sent air and naval forces and vowed full commitment.

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Saudi Arabia’s air assault and intervention in Yemen is the latest by a foreign power in the Middle East, and it puts the Saudis on the opposite side of Iran – again. CCTV’s Nathan King has this report.

Saudi Arabia and Arab nations strike targets in Yemen

Saudi Arabia and Arab nations strike targets in Yemen

Saudi Arabia's air assault and intervention in Yemen is the latest by a foreign power in the Middle East, and it puts the Saudis on the opposite side of Iran - again. CCTV's Nathan King has this report.


Nadwa Al-Dawsari from Partners Yemen on the Yemen situation
For more on the Yemen crisis, CCTV spoke to Nadwa Al-Dawsari a Conflict and Civil Society Specialist and researcher and founder of Partners Yemen.

Nadwa Al-Dawsari from Partners Yemen on the Yemen situation

Nadwa Al-Dawsari from Partners Yemen on the Yemen situation

For more on the Yemen crisis, CCTV's Asieh Namdar spoke to Nadwa Al-Dawsari a Conflict and Civil Society Specialist and researcher and founder of Partners Yemen.