Sanaa


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Noun1.Sanaa - the capital and largest city of YemenSanaa - the capital and largest city of Yemen; on the central plateau
Republic of Yemen, Yemen - a republic on the southwestern shores of the Arabian Peninsula on the Indian Ocean; formed in 1990
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Residents said southern Yemeni fighters and allied local forces took Al-Khoukha district, some 350 kilometers southwest of Sanaa, after heavy fighting over Wednesday night that also involved coalition forces.
Earlier on Monday, Houthi forces blew up Saleh's house in Sanaa and came under aerial attack by Saudi-led coalition warplanes for a second day, residents said.
Sanaa [Yemen], November 11 ( ANI ): At least three civilians were reportedly injured in Saudi-led air strikes, which hit Yemen's rebel-held capital Sanaa late Friday.
Appearing on the Houthi-run Al Masirah TV on Wednesday, Abdel-Malek al-Houthi criticised the Saudi-led coalition opposing his fighters, who control large expanses of territory and took Sanaa on what they consider the "September 21 revolution".
The United Nations operates two humanitarian flights into Sanaa from Amman and Djibouti, but there is no jet fuel available in the Yemeni capital for the plane to make the return trip.
MUSCAT: In response to the Royal Directives of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said for responding to the request of the German government for the release of its citizen in Yemen on humanitarian grounds, the departments concerned in Oman coordinated with the Yemeni authorities in Sanaa for the release of German captive, the Sultanate foreign ministry said yesterday.
He was forced into exile after rebels controlled Sanaa in 2014.
Thirty more people were also wounded in the airstrikes on Nehm district in Sanaa province.
The Tunisian national was kidnapped along with a Yemeni fellow staffer near the ICRC office in the capital Sanaa, the same source indicated.
Now, the "government" of Yemen abandoned Sanaa to the Houthi rebels many months ago and the Iranian embassy in Sanaa is the Houthi link to Iran.
Sanaa -- A suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, has killed at least 25 people, sources say.