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Wed Apr 22, 2015, 05:44 AM

 

Saudi Arabia resumes airstrikes in Yemen

Source: CNN.com

(CNN)Saudi Arabia resumed airstrikes in Yemen on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after announcing the end of its "Operation Decisive Storm," a nearly month-long campaign against Houthi positions.

The strikes returned after rebel forces launched an attack on a government military brigade not under Houthi control, security sources in Taiz said. The brigade quickly fell to the rebels, they said.

It was unclear if the fighting represented a resumption of the operation or was a short-term resumption of hostilities.

When the Saudi-led coalition announced the end of the operation it said a new initiative was underway.

Operation Renewal of Hope will focus on the political process, it said.

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Read more: http://www.cnn.com/2015/04/22/middleeast/yemen-crisis/index.html



Well, that was quick.

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TexasTowelie Apr 2015 #1

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Wed Apr 22, 2015, 06:01 AM

1. Yes, it is quick.

They are calling it Operation Indecision this time. It's terrible that so many people are being killed.

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