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Saudi Planes Bomb Yemen Airport, Blocking Aid Deliveries

Saudi Planes Bomb Yemen Airport, Blocking Aid Deliveries

The ports were closed after Houthis attacked Riyadh near its worldwide airport through a ballistic missile on November 4. It says those ports are in Aden, Mocha and Mukalla. McGoldrick told reporters. On Monday Saudi agreed to reopen ports in government controlled areas, but demanded extra security measures be put in place around the rebel controlled port of Hodeida.



5.4 quake in southeast South Korea causes some minor damage

The quake was centred off the coast about 9.3 kilometres (5.8 miles) northwest of the port city of Pohang, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An aftershock of 3.6 followed. The residents of Pohang were told to evacuate and reports emerged about buildings shaking following the tremors. Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP) said the six nuclear reactors in Gyeongju, about 45 kilometers south of the epicenter, as well as other reactors on the southeastern coast are all functioning normally.


North Korea Defector Undergoes Second Surgery, South Korean Hospital Says

North Korea Defector Undergoes Second Surgery, South Korean Hospital Says

But the Ajou University Medical Center near Seoul said the soldier was relying on a breathing machine after the surgery removed the bullets. Four North Korean soldiers chased after him, firing at least 40 rounds, including some with an AK-47 assault rifle, officials said Tuesday after reviewing security camera footage from the border.


SMRT collision is second incident in MRT's 30 year history

SMRT collision is second incident in MRT's 30 year history

In a Facebook post, SMRT said that "23 passengers and 2 SMRT staff sustained light to moderate injuries, and have been conveyed to Ng Teng Fong Hospital and National University Hospital". Commuters alighting at Joo Koon station were also asked by SMRT staff not to take photos of the accident scene. In August 1993, a damaged rubber ring set off a chain of events that led to the collision between two trains at Clementi MRT station, leaving about 160 passengers injured.


Roy Moore, who allegedly pursued teens, blames media

Roy Moore, who allegedly pursued teens, blames media

Jones largely downplayed the allegations of misconduct against Moore during a brief press conference. The House of Representatives' top Republican, Speaker Paul Ryan, said he believed Moore's accusers and that Moore should leave the race .