Yemen signs ceasefire with Houthi fighters

Government reaches deal with armed group in Al Jouf area in the country's north after several weeks of fighting.

    Yemen's government has signed a ceasefire agreement with Houthi fighters in the Al Jouf area in the country's north.
     
    The truce was reached after several weeks of fighting over the oil-rich area which borders Saudi Arabia.
     
    Al Jazeera's Mohamed Vall reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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