Yemen: Saudi Arabia To Release 163 Houthi Prisoners

Saudi officials say the move is aimed at solidifying a two-month truce that went into effect in early April.

The Saudi Arabian-led coalition fighting in Yemen has said it would release 163 prisoners from Yemen’s Houthi rebel group who fought against the kingdom, as part of a humanitarian initiative.

The coalition had already begun taking measures to release the prisoners in coordination with the International Committee of the Red Cross, the coalition spokesman General Turki al-Malki said in a statement carried by Saudi state news agency SPA.

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