Saudis say Yemen's government, separatists agree to truce

FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2019 file photo, released by the Saudi Royal Palace, Yemeni Southern Transitional Council member and former Aden Governor Nasser al-Khabji, left, and Yemen's deputy Prime Minister Salem al-Khanbashi greet each other before signing a power-sharing deal witnessed by Yemen's president, Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, background right, Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, center, and Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. A bid by the separatists to assert control over Yemen’s south has reopened a dangerous new front in the country’s civil war and pushed Yemen closer to fragmentation -- at a time when the coronavirus pandemic poses a growing threat.