Yemen's warring parties have welcomed United Nations calls for an immediate truce, as the conflict enters its sixth year.

The UN secretary-general has urged an end to hostilities, to focus on fighting the coronavirus pandemic.

There has been a recent escalation in violence in Yemen, which is already facing the world's worst humanitarian crisis.

Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports.

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