Tag: Yemen

staffJune 24, 2018

Saudi air defenses intercept missile above Saudi capital

Saudi Arabia’s air defense forces intercepted a ballistic missile launched by Yemen’s Houthi militia over Riyadh on Sunday, state-run al-Ikhbariya ...

staffJune 22, 2018

Rights group warns blocking aid in Yemen endangers millions

Yemen’s warring parties are obstructing crucial aid to the Red Sea port of Hudeida endangering millions in what is already ...

staffJune 18, 2018

Rouhani says military approach will fail in Yemen

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani told Qatar’s ruler Monday that a military approach in Yemen would fail, Iranian state TV reported, ...

staffJune 17, 2018

Battle rages over Hudaydah’s Yemen airport

Pro-government forces in Yemen, backed by a Saudi-led coalition, have launched air strikes on the airport that serves the key ...

staffJune 13, 2018

Arab-led coalition strikes targets near Hudaida port

DUBAI – An Arab-led military coalition conducted “intense” strikes near Yemen’s main port of Hudaida after the Arab alliance launched ...

staffMay 26, 2018

US lawmakers call Pentagon to probe torture allegations in Yemen

The House of Representatives in the United States has voted to require the country’s defense secretary to probe whether US troops resorted ...

staffApril 28, 2018

Strike kills dozens of Yemen rebels including commanders

DUBAI – An air strike on Yemen’s capital by the Arab-led military coalition has killed dozens of Huthi rebels including ...

staffApril 26, 2018

Body of slain Red Cross worker arrives in Lebanon

BEIRUT – The body of a Lebanese employee of the International Committee of the Red Cross who was killed in ...

staffApril 3, 2018

UN raises $2 billion in Yemen appeal

GENEVA – The United Nations raised more than $2 billion Tuesday to help civilians in Yemen, with half the funds ...

staffMarch 17, 2018

Iranian official urges dialogue between Yemen factions

A senior Iranian security official has called for dialogue between factions in Yemen to end the conflict there, Iranian state ...