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Wednesday, 22 April 2015 - 11:02
Yemen conflict: Saudi Arabia ends air campaign
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A Saudi Arabia-led coalition has ended its bombing campaign against rebels in Yemen having "achieved its military goals".

The month-long Decisive Storm campaign had targeted Houthi rebels but largely failed to halt their advance.

the coalition said that a new operation called Restoring Hope will focus on a political solution in Yemen and on counter-terrorism at home.

Iran welcomed the end of air strikes as a step forward.

Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabia has accused Shia-led Iran of backing the Houthis, something Tehran denies.
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