Saudi-led coalition says Yemen ceasefire has begun

Latest Update: December 15, 2015 | 122 Views
Saudia-Yemen ceasefire

RIYADH: The Saudi-led coalition fighting rebels in Yemen said Tuesday that a ceasefire had begun at noon (0900 GMT) as scheduled.

Coalition spokesman Brigadier General Ahmed al-Assiri confirmed that the truce had taken effect. The rebel forces have yet to say if they will abide by the ceasefire.