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    Humanitarian Aid Provided by Russia Delivered to Yemeni Camp (VIDEO)

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    Humanitarian aid provided by the Russian Humanitarian Mission is on its way to Darawan Camp in the western Yemeni province of Amran on Thursday. The convoy is filled with essential supplies for the internally displaced people who are temporarily residing in the camp.

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    Russian Humanitarian Aid Delivered to Yemeni Camp

    Yemen has been engulfed in a military conflict between the government headed by Hadi and Houthi rebels, the country’s main opposition force. The Houthis are backed by army units loyal to former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

    Since March 2015, the Saudi-led coalition of mostly Persian Gulf countries has been carrying out airstrikes against the Houthis at Hadi's request.


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