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Truce in Yemen's Hodeida starts Tuesday: UN source

AFP , Monday 17 Dec 2018
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A pro-government Yemeni fighter walking through the Houthi-held port city of Hodeida on Dec 15, 2018. (AFP)
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The UN-brokered agreement to halt hostilities in Yemen's flashpoint city of Hodeida and its surroundings starts on Tuesday, a United Nations official told AFP on Monday.

When asked if the ceasefire in Hodeida province starts midnight Monday, the UN official, who requested anonymity, said: "it is true".

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