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Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi said during the Bo'ao forum that China has begun to evacuate Chinese nationals in Yemen.
Wang Yi said "China is concerned about the situation in Yemen. There are about 500 Chinese nationals in Yemen, and we have started the emergency mechanism. They will soon come back to China."
Over the past few days, Saudi Arabia has been leading a coalition of Arab states in launching airstrikes against the Houthi movement targets in Yemen.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud said that the airstrikes will continue until security is restored in the country.