Wednesday, 7 Jumadil Awwal 1439 / 24 January 2018

Wednesday, 7 Jumadil Awwal 1439 / 24 January 2018

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Saudi-led airstrikes kill over 40 in Southwestern Yemen

Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017 08:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- Warplanes of the Saudi Arabia-led coalition struck a crowded popular market in the southwestern province of Taiz on Tuesday, killing over 40 people, local media reported. The...

UN relief office warns of increasing famine in Yemen

Friday, 15 Dec 2017 21:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- - The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs is concerned by the increasing number of districts in Yemen that are at risk of...

Senior UN officials sound alarm on situation in Yemen

Wednesday, 06 Dec 2017 16:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- Senior UN officials have sounded the alarm on the dire security and humanitarian situation in Yemen as military conflict flared up in the Arab world's poorest...

Slain Yemen ex-leader's son calls for revenge

Wednesday, 06 Dec 2017 01:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN/DUBAI -- The son of Yemeni ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh, who was killed by the armed Houthi movement after switching sides in the civil war, called for revenge...

Yemeni ex-president dies in Sanaa fighting on Monday

Tuesday, 05 Dec 2017 02:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SANAA -- Iran-allied Houthi forces blew up the house of ex-Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh in Sanaa on Monday as fighting between the erstwhile allies intensified in the...

Cholera death toll rises to 2,151 in war-torn Yemen: WHO

Sunday, 08 Oct 2017 18:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SANAA -- The death toll of the Cholera epidemic in war-ravaged Yemen has risen to 2,151 since it broke out in late April, the World Health Organization (WHO)...

Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen are war crimes: HRW

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 00:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DUBAI - Human Rights Watch accused the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen of war crimes on Tuesday, saying its air strikes killed 39 civilians including 26 children in...

Cholera death toll rises to 2,048 in war-torn Yemen: WHO

Thursday, 07 Sep 2017 19:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SANAA -- The cholera epidemic in war-torn Yemen has killed 2,048 people since it broke out in April, local media cited the World Health Organization (WHO) report as...

Every minute cholera infects one child across Yemen

Wednesday, 14 Jun 2017 15:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- A cholera epidemic raging across Yemen is spiralling out of control, with around one child falling sick every minute, an aid agency warned on Wednesday. Thousands of...

Cholera kills 51 people in Yemen in two weeks: WHO

Friday, 12 May 2017 19:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SANAA -- A cholera outbreak in Yemen has killed 51 people in two weeks and caused around 2,752 suspected cases since April 27, the World Health Organization (WHO)...

14 million people short of food, severe malnutrition hits Yemen

Thursday, 27 Oct 2016 00:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, HODAIDA -- The emaciated frame of 18-year-old Saida Ahmad Baghili lies on a hospital bed in the red sea port city of Hodaida, her suffering stark evidence of...

Four killed in Saudi Arabia in cross-border shelling from Yemen

Monday, 01 Aug 2016 20:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DUBAI -- Four people were killed and three wounded in Saudi Arabia when a shell fired from inside Yemen exploded in a town close to the border, Saudi...

At least 26 killed in S. Yemen army base attack

Friday, 08 Jul 2016 17:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- At least six Yemeni troops and around 20 militant attackers were killed on Wednesday in an assault on a military base near the international airport of...

10 Yemeni civilians mistakenly killed by Saudi-led warplanes

Thursday, 26 May 2016 09:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- Warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition missed the target and mistakenly killed at least 10 civilians in Yemen's southern province of Lahj on Wednesday, a security official...

Saudi intercepts missile from Yemen but truce holds

Tuesday, 10 May 2016 21:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DUBAI -- Saudi Arabia intercepted a ballistic missile fired from Yemen on Monday, but a Saudi-led military coalition said it would maintain a shaky truce despite the "serious...

Yemen's Mukalla airport reopens with aid flight

Monday, 09 May 2016 20:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- The airport has reopened at the Yemeni coastal city of Mukalla which was recaptured by government and Emirati soldiers in April after a year-long occupation by...

Yemen officials say peace talks suspended after Houthis seize base

Monday, 02 May 2016 22:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- The Yemeni government suspended direct peace talks to end the country's civil war on Sunday after the Houthi movement and its armed allies seized a military...

Car bomb outside security chief's home in Yemen

Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 20:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- A suicide car bomb exploded outside the home of the security chief of Yemen's Aden, Shelal Ali Shayyeh, on Thursday, residents said, wounding at least two...

Mukalla offensive kills 800-plus militants

Monday, 25 Apr 2016 20:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DUBAI -- Yemeni government forces and their allies killed more than 800 al Qaeda fighters when they advanced into the port city of Mukalla, the Saudi-led pro-government coalition...

UN: Aid to scale up in Yemen as cease-fire begins

Tuesday, 12 Apr 2016 09:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- The humanitarian community welcomed the start of a cease-fire in Yemen and will scale up aid in areas where the cease-fire holds and where access...

UN envoy welcomes Yemen truce, says difficult compromises needed

Monday, 11 Apr 2016 22:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DUBAI -- The United Nations special envoy for Yemen welcomed the start of a tentative truce in the country's year-old conflict on Monday and said peace talks due...

Yemeni President replaces PM

Monday, 04 Apr 2016 19:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, RIYADH -- Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi appointed a new vice-president and prime minister on Sunday, pro-Hadi state media reported, sacking prime minister Khaled Bahah in a major...

Saudi-led alliance says completes Yemen prisoner swap

Tuesday, 29 Mar 2016 18:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- A Saudi-led military coalition said on Monday it had completed a prisoner swap in Yemen, exchanging nine Saudi prisoners for 109 Yemeni nationals ahead of a...

Suspected US drone strikes in Yemen kill 8 militants

Sunday, 27 Mar 2016 23:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- Drone attacks killed eight men suspected of belonging to al Qaeda in southern Yemen on Saturday night, local residents said, as a U.S. campaign against the...

Yemen bombings claimed by ISIS kill at leat 26

Sunday, 27 Mar 2016 23:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- Three suicide bombers struck security checkpoints in the southern Yemeni city of Aden on Friday, killing at least 26 people, residents and security sources said.Dozens of...

US drone strike kills to Qaeda chief in South Yemen

Thursday, 04 Feb 2016 19:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- A senior Al-Qaeda operative in Yemen with a $5 million US bounty on his head was killed Thursday in one of two suspected American drone strikes...

UN panel calls for international inquiry in Yemen

Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 23:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- The Saudi-led coalition waging an air war in Yemen has carried out 119 sorties that violated humanitarian law, a UN panel of experts said in...

UN urges regular aid access to Yemen's Taez

Sunday, 24 Jan 2016 10:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SANAA -- The UN humanitarian coordinator for Yemen called Saturday for regular humanitarian access to parts of the battleground city of Taez that are besieged by Iran-backed rebels.Jamie...

Yemen strikes kill MSF ambulance driver, five others

Sunday, 24 Jan 2016 07:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SANAA -- Air strikes by Saudi-led warplanes on northern Yemen have killed six people, including an ambulance driver working for Doctors Without Borders (MSF), and wounded 40 others,...

Despite conflict, thousands continue to flee to Yemen

Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 09:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said on Tuesday that despite the conflict in Yemen, thousands of Ethiopians and Somalis continued to make a perilous sea...

UN chief urges end to conflict in Yemen

Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 14:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ABU DAHBI -- UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Tuesday on all warring parties in Yemen to commit to a comprehensive and permanent cease-fire to push forward peace...

Over 10,000 journalists, activists and blogger detained by Houthi

Monday, 18 Jan 2016 23:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- More than 10,000 persons were detained and kidnapped by Houthi militias, most of them young men, journalists and social media activists and bloggers, the Arab Centre...

Former Yemen President say no dialogue with govt

Sunday, 10 Jan 2016 23:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Yemen's former president said on Friday he would not negotiate with the government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, throwing into doubt the fate of peace talks...

Saudi Arabia sees 'no effect' from break with Iran on Syria, Yemen

Tuesday, 05 Jan 2016 14:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- Saudi Arabia's decision to break off relations with Iran should have no impact on peace efforts in Syria and Yemen, Riyadh's envoy to the United...

Air strikes kill 15 civilians in Yemen

Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 23:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DUBAI -- Air strikes by an Arab coalition targeting Yemen's dominant Houthi group killed at least 15 people late on Monday, residents said, hours before a ceasefire was...

44 killed in Yemen ahead of un-brokered peace talks

Monday, 14 Dec 2015 19:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SANAA -- At least 44 people have been killed in Saudi-led coalition air raids and fighting between Yemeni loyalists and rebels ahead of a possible ceasefire, medical and...

Red Cross says Tunisian employee kidnapped in Yemen

Thursday, 03 Dec 2015 16:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SANAA -- Unidentified assailants on Tuesday kidnapped two Red Cross employees in the Yemeni capital, releasing one but keeping the other, a Tunisian female staffer, an ICRC spokeswoman...

Alqaeda militants take over two S Yemen town

Wednesday, 02 Dec 2015 23:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- Al Qaeda fighters retook on Wednesday two southern Yemeni towns they had briefly occupied four years ago, residents and local fighters said.Residents said the militants launched...

UN accused Yemen rebels of blocking aid to Tez

Thursday, 26 Nov 2015 11:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- The UN aid chief on Tuesday accused Yemen's Huthi rebels of blocking and diverting deliveries of aid to the country's third city of Taez where...

Official: Yemen President returns to Aden from Saudi Exile

Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 17:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ADEN -- Yemen's president returned to Aden on Tuesday from exile in Saudi Arabia, a day after a military offensive was launched against Iran-backed rebels, a presidential source...