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

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

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 two months. The rights group said...

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

Thursday, 07 September 2017

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 saying on Wednesday. A total of...

Every minute cholera infects one child across Yemen

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

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 people could die in the...

Cholera kills 51 people in Yemen in two weeks: WHO

Friday, 12 May 2017

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) said on Thursday in a...

14 million people short of food, severe malnutrition hits Yemen

Thursday, 27 October 2016

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 the malnutrition spread by Yemen's...

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

Monday, 01 August 2016

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 civil defence said on Monday.The...

At least 26 killed in S. Yemen army base attack

Friday, 08 July 2016

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 Yemen's southern city of Aden,...

10 Yemeni civilians mistakenly killed by Saudi-led warplanes

Thursday, 26 May 2016

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 told Xinhua."The Saudi-led fighter jets...

Saudi intercepts missile from Yemen but truce holds

Tuesday, 10 May 2016

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 escalation" by the Houthi militia...

Yemen's Mukalla airport reopens with aid flight

Monday, 09 May 2016

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 al Qaeda, local officials said.The...

Yemen officials say peace talks suspended after Houthis seize base

Monday, 02 May 2016

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 base north of the capital...

Car bomb outside security chief's home in Yemen

Thursday, 28 April 2016

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 people.Guards fired at the attacker...

Mukalla offensive kills 800-plus militants

Monday, 25 April 2016

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 said.Yemeni and Emirati soldiers seized...

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

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

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 has been previously difficult, a...

UN envoy welcomes Yemen truce, says difficult compromises needed

Monday, 11 April 2016

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 to start later this month...