Fleeing violence in Yemen, refugees arrive in Somalia

March 31, 2015 1:13 PM

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MOGADISHU, Somalia – Somali officials and the U.N. say dozens of Yemeni refugees fleeing the Saudi-led airstrikes and fighting in Yemen have arrived in the northern parts of Somalia.

The U.N. refugee agency said Tuesday that at least 32 Yemenis arrived by sea in the northern breakaway region of Somaliland and the semiautonomous Puntland region on Saturday.

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