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Yemen rebels say their drone hit arms depot at Saudi airport

Yemen rebels say their drone hit arms depot at Saudi airport

Yemen's Houthi rebels said they launched a bomb-laden drone into Saudi Arabia, targeting an airport with a military base — an attack acknowledged by the kingdom as Mideast tensions remain high between Iran and the United States.

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Malawians vote in tough election for President Mutharika Sudan protesters tear down roadblocks, want army to resume talks Sudan military council, opposition inch closer to final deal Violence overshadows Sudan's transition push Sudanese protesters renew talks with army after over a week Cameroon opposition calls for cease fire to end crisis

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Yemen rebels say their drone hit arms depot at Saudi airport Tehran says Trump's 'genocidal taunts won't end Iran' Russia air strikes kill 10 civilians in northwest Syria Trump, Saudi Arabia warn Iran against Middle East conflict UN says civilians targeted in airstrikes on Yemen's capital Egypt's President Sisi pardons 560 prisoners

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Ukraine's new president Zelensky calls snap elections EU fears voter apathy despite populist surge Swiss voters set to approve tighter gun control Netherlands mulls host city for Eurovision 2020 Switzerland blanks Austria, Germany wins at hockey worlds Sweden reopens Assange rape investigation, to seek extradition

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U.S. warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions Google blocks Huawei phones from Android updates after Trump blacklisting Prison riot in Tajikistan leaves 32 dead North Korea fires 'projectiles', South Korea says stop raising tensions Emperor Akihito begins abdication rituals as Japan marks end of era Two U.S. Navy warships sail through strategic Taiwan Strait

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Tehran says Trump's 'genocidal taunts won't end Iran' U.S. warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions Google blocks Huawei phones from Android updates after Trump blacklisting

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Guaido blasts Venezuela regime after security forces block congress Venezuela braces for unrest as Maduro clamps down Panama votes for president; candidates vow to fight graft and inequality

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Sherpa guide climbs Everest 24th time, outdoing own record Sixth round of Taliban-U.S. peace talks end Blast at popular Pakistani shrine kills at least five people, wounds 24

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