Saudi Arabia Declares Two-Week Cease-Fire in Yemen

BEIRUT—Saudi Arabia declared a unilateral two-week stop-hearth in Yemen as Riyadh attempts to extricate itself from a highly-priced and protracted war with Iran-backed Houthi fighters.

The truce is established to just take outcome on Thursday in an hard work to inject new momentum into efforts by the United Nations to close the five-year-aged conflict.

However, Houthi officials…