Key points:

  • Egypt’s National Defense Council agreed to extend military participation in Saudi-led operations in Yemen. It’s unknown how long this extension is for.
  • On Sunday, it was confirmed that 66 people had been killed in only 24 hours.
    • 52 Houthi rebels loyal to ex-president Selah killed in an airstrike led by a Saudi-led coalition.
    • 14 pro-Hadi soldiers killed and 22 wounded in Aden.
  • Pro-Hadi loyalists move closer to the city of Mokha, but have been slowed by the rebels’ mines.
  • 2 suspected Al Qaeda members killed by drone attack, the first of Trump’s presidency.

More at Deutsche Welle.

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