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Bombing campaign against rebels in Yemen is over, Saudis say
Bombing campaign against rebels in Yemen is over, Saudis say

A spokesman for the Saudi-led coalition targeting rebels in Yemen said Tuesday that its Decisive Storm airstrike campaign is over but that the allies will launch a new phase aimed at preventing the rebels from operating. The coalition command in Riyadh, the Saudi capital, said the air campaign was concluded "in response to the request" of Yemeni President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi. It said the next phase would be known as Operation Restore Hope, according to the Saudi Press Agency. It did not describe the new operation. Speaking at a news conference in Riyadh, Brig. Gen. Ahmed Asiri said the objectives of the Decisive Storm campaign have been met and that it would cease at...

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