Yemen forces prepare to move on main port, agencies say civilians at risk

Government forces ready to attack port but Unclear if US administration approves assault.
Dubai: Yemeni government forces and their Arab allies are massing north and south of the Al Houthi-held Red Sea port of Hodeidah despite United Nations and aid groups warnings that a military operation there would put millions of civilians at risk.
Hodeidah port and province is controlled by the Iran-aligned Al Houthis and has been the entry point for 70 per cent of Yemen’s food supplies as well as humanitarian aid.
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