Yemeni fighters backed by the Saudi-led coalition travel on the back of an armoured vehicle as they leave the front lines of Marib, Yemen on Saturday. Photo: AP Yemeni fighters backed by the Saudi-led coalition travel on the back of an armoured vehicle as they leave the front lines of Marib, Yemen on Saturday. Photo: AP
Yemeni fighters backed by the Saudi-led coalition travel on the back of an armoured vehicle as they leave the front lines of Marib, Yemen on Saturday. Photo: AP

Dozens killed as battle for Yemen’s Marib flares between government forces and Houthi rebels

  • The Iran-backed rebels are seeking to seize control of Marib and its surrounding oilfields, the Yemeni government’s last stronghold in the north
  • The renewed fighting over Marib comes after the failure of a diplomatic push by the United Nations, United States and regional nations to secure a ceasefire

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Yemeni fighters backed by the Saudi-led coalition travel on the back of an armoured vehicle as they leave the front lines of Marib, Yemen on Saturday. Photo: AP Yemeni fighters backed by the Saudi-led coalition travel on the back of an armoured vehicle as they leave the front lines of Marib, Yemen on Saturday. Photo: AP
Yemeni fighters backed by the Saudi-led coalition travel on the back of an armoured vehicle as they leave the front lines of Marib, Yemen on Saturday. Photo: AP
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