Yemen's Hodeidah truce: UN observers to monitor ceasefire

The ceasefire has been extremely fragile and shaky with numerous violations reported.

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    The United Nations Security Council has voted unanimously to deploy up to 75 observers to Yemen's port city of Hodeidah.

    The monitors will be sent for six months to supervise a ceasefire and the withdrawal of rival forces - following a truce deal signed in Sweden last month.

    Most of Yemen's food and medicine passes through Hodeidah's port.

    Al Jazeera's James Bays reports from the United Nations.


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