Tag: Yemen

staffFebruary 17, 2018

Drone strike kills 2 al-Qaeda suspects in Yemen

A U.S. drone strike in central Yemen killed two suspected al-Qaeda members on a motorbike including a local commander, a ...

staffFebruary 9, 2018

85,000 displaced in 10 weeks of violence in Yemen

The UN said Friday that surging violence across Yemen had pushed some 85,000 people from their homes in the past ...

staffJanuary 30, 2018

36 dead as tank battle rocks Yemen’s ‘coup-hit’ Aden

At least 36 people have been killed and 185 wounded in two days of heavy fighting between separatists and government ...

staffDecember 4, 2017

Yemen’s former leader Ali Abdullah Saleh killed in attack

Yemen’s ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed in fighting with his former allies, reports say. Media controlled by the ...

staffDecember 2, 2017

Yemen ex-President Saleh offers talks to Saudi-led coalition

The former president of Yemen has suggested that he is open to talking to the Saudi-led coalition that his forces ...

staffNovember 27, 2017

Iran to widen missile range ‘if threatened by Europe’

The deputy commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards said that Tehran has so far purposely limited the range of its missiles ...

staffNovember 1, 2017

Saudi led air strike kills 21 people in Yemen: Reuters witness

An air strike by a Saudi-led military coalition killed 21 people at a market in Yemen’s northern Saadah province on ...

staffOctober 20, 2017

UAE on the verge of splitting Yemen in two

After a tumultuous marriage of more than 27 years, South Yemen appears to be edging closer to divorcing the north ...

staffSeptember 28, 2017

Freed Indian priest returns home from Yemen, meets Modi

NEW DELHI – An Indian Catholic priest has returned to India after being freed from 18 months of captivity in ...

staffJune 24, 2017

Yemen cholera cases pass 200,000

The number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen has now exceeded 200,000, the United Nations says. The joint statement by ...