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UN envoy saddened by military tension in Yemen

United Nations, Feb 19 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned on Thursday that the world is heading toward "a post-enlightenment era" of racism, xenophobia...

Over 80 killed in Yemen’s Marib within 24 hours

Sanaa, Feb 14 | More than 80 people were killed due to continued intense armed confrontations between pro-government Yemeni forces and the Houthi militia...

US to revoke terrorist designation of Yemen’s Houthis on Feb 16

Washington, Feb 13 | US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday announced that he would revoke the designations of Yemen's Houthis as a...

Escalated violence displaces 400 families in Yemen’s Marib in 3 days

Sanaa, Feb 12 | Escalation of fighting between Yemen's government forces and the Houthi militia in the oil-rich province of Marib has displaced nearly...

2 massive blasts hit Yemen’s Marib amid escalating violence

Sanaa, Feb 10 | Two massive explosions struck Yemen's Marib, as violence has continued in the government-controlled oil-rich northeastern city, a government official said."Two...

20 dead as Yemen’s Houthis step up military ops

Sanaa, Feb 8 | Yemen's Houthi militia have intensified military operations against the government-controlled oil-rich province of Marib, leaving at least 20 people killed.An...

Blinken, Saudi FM discuss Yemen in 1st phone call

Washington, Feb 7 | In a first-ever conversation with his Saudi Arabian counterpart Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud, US Secretary of State Antony Blinked...

EU diplomatic delegation arrives in Yemen’s Aden

Aden, Feb 7 | A high-level delegation of European Union (EU) ambassadors to Yemen arrived in Aden, almost two months after the port city's...

US freezes Germany troop withdrawal, ends support for Yemen war

Washington, Feb 5 | US President Joe Biden said that he was freezing troop withdrawal from Germany and ending the country's support for offensive...

Yemen govt, Houthis resume prisoner swap talks in Jordan

Sanaa, Jan 25 | The Yemeni government and Houthi rebels have resumed a new round of negotiations in Jordan on exchanging prisoners of war,...

UN-sponsored talks on Yemen prisoner swap delayed

Aden, Jan 18 | A new round of UN-sponsored talks over a prisoner swap deal between the Yemen government and the Houthi militia has...

Clashes erupt between warring factions in Yemen’s Hodeidah

Sanaa, Jan 17 | Intense clashes erupted between the joint pro-government Yemeni forces and the Houthi rebels in the country's Red Sea port city...

Foreign experts behind Aden airport attack: Yemen govt

Aden, Jan 15 | Yemen's Interior Ministry has said that "foreign experts" supported the Houthi rebels in firing ballistic missiles at Aden's airport last...

Protests in Yemen’s Aden as currency value slashes

Aden, Jan 14 | Scores of Yemeni people took to the streets in the country's southern port city of Aden protesting against the sharp...

US to designate Yemen’s Houthi militia as ‘terrorist group’

Washington, Jan 11 | US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced that he would notify Congress of his intent to declare Yemen's Iran-backed...

Explosion targets Saudi troops in southern Yemen

Sanaa, Jan 4 | An explosion caused by an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) targeted a Saudi Arabian military unit deployed in Yemen's southern province...

22 killed in Yemen airport explosions (Lead)

Aden, Dec 31 | At least 22 people were killed after three massive explosions struck the Aden airport in Yemen just minutes after the...

20 dead as massive explosions rock Yemen airport

Aden, Dec 31 | Three massive explosions struck the Aden airport in Yemen just minutes after the arrival of a new power-sharing government from...

Saudi-led coalition strike Houthi sites in Yemen

Sanaa, Dec 26 | The Saudi-led coalition backing the Yemeni government launched six airstrikes on Houthi positions in Marib province, a report said on...

Yemen’s President orders formation of new power-sharing govt

Aden, Dec 19 | Yemen's internationally-recognised President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi has ordered the formation of a new power-sharing government, the state media reported.According to...

Pro-gov’t forces kill 12 Houthi rebels in Yemen

Sanaa, Dec 13 | Forces loyal to Yemen's government announced killing 12 fighters of the Houthi rebel group in the country's southern province of...

Life ‘a waking nightmare’ for 12 mln kids in Yemen: UNICEF...

United Nations, Dec 11 | Henrietta Fore, Executive Director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has said that life is "a waking nightmare"...

Over 164,000 people displaced in Yemen this year: IOM

Sanaa, Nov 30 | The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said that more than 164,000 people have been displaced since the beginning of this...

Yemen launches door-to-door polio immunization for over 4mn kids

Sanaa, Nov 29 | Yemen's health authorities have launched a polio vaccination campaign for more than 4 million children in the north of the...

Saudi-led airstrikes hit Houthi camps in Yemen’s capital

Sanaa, Nov 27 | Warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition launched multiple airstrikes on Houthi militia-held military camps in Yemen's capital city of Sanaa on...

Yemen’s Houthi militia attack Saudi Aramco facility

Sanaa, Nov 23 | Yemen's Houthi militia on Monday announced that launched a long-range missile towards a large Saudi Aramco oil facility in the...

UN chief welcomes further release of detainees in Yemen

United Nations, Oct 17 | United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed the further release of detainees in Yemen, noting that prisoner exchange is proof...

Yemen’s regional powers increase interventions

Aden, Oct 13 | An official of the Yemeni government said that interventions by key regional powers have noticeably increased in the war-ravaged Arab...

UN chief urges all parties in Yemen to cease hostilities

United Nations, Sep 18 | United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all parties in Yemen to cease hostilities and pledged that the UN...

28 killed as fighting intensifies in Yemen

Sanaa, Sep 7 | At least 28 people were killed as fighting intensified between Yemen's government forces and the Houthi group in the country's...

‘Heavy rains in Yemen making catastrophic humanitarian situation worse’

United Nations, Sep 4 | For the third time this year, torrential rains have lashed Yemen, making "an already catastrophic humanitarian situation even worse",...

Military escalation in Yemen after peace deal talks suspended

Aden, Aug 27 | Military operations have intensified between Yemen's government forces and military units of the Southern Transitional Council, after peace talks between...

Yemen pro-govt forces launch large offensive against Houthis

Sanaa, Aug 23 | Yemen's pro-government forces launched a large military offensive against the Houthi rebels in the southern province of Dhalea, a military...

Over 40 Houthi rebels killed in Yemen

Sanaa, Aug 18 | More than 40 Houthi rebels were killed by Yemen's government forces in the central province of al-Bayda, state-run media reported. According...

Yemen govt conducts prisoner swap with Houthis

Sanaa, Aug 15 | Yemen's government forces conducted a prisoner swap with the Houthi militia in the country's northeastern province of al-Jawf, a military...

Guterres asks for access to derelict tanker off Yemen

United Nations, Aug 15 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is deeply concerned about the condition of the Safer oil tanker moored off the western...

Yemen PM, STC representatives discuss forming power-sharing govt

Aden, Aug 14 | Yemen's Prime Minister Maeen Abdulmalik met representatives of the Southern Transitional Council (STC) in Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh to discuss...

Permission to board derelict tanker off Yemen delayed: UN

United Nations, Aug 13 | Permission was being delayed for a UN team to board a derelict tanker off the coast of Yemen, which...

2.5mn kids in Yemen facing hunger amid pandemic: Unicef

Sanaa, June 27 | Around 2.4 million children below the age of 5 in Yemen were facing hunger and malnutrition due to a shortage...

Yemen’s Houthis launch attack on Saudi Arabia

Sanaa, June 23 | Yemen's Houthi militia said they attacked Saudi Arabia on Tuesday morning, Houthi-run al-Masirah TV reported."A military statement on the...

Saudi-led coalition in Yemen launches 14 airstrikes on Houthis

Sanaa, June 5 | Yemen's Houthi militia said the Saudi-led coalition launched 14 airstrikes on their positions.The group's al-Masirah TV on Thursday reported four...

UK vessel comes under attempted piracy attack off Yemen’s coast

Aden, May 18 | Yemen's pro-government coast guard forces confirmed that a UK vessel came under an attempted piracy attack in the Gulf of...

Saudi-led airstrikes hit food trucks in Yemen: Houthis

Sanaa, May 2 | Yemen's Houthi rebels said "airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition" on Saturday hit trucks carrying imported food and medicine in the...

UNSC concerned over developments in southern Yemen

United Nations, April 30 | The UN Security Council has expressed strong concern over the declaration of self-rule in southern Yemen by the Southern...

UN envoy concerned over developments in southern Yemen

Sanaa, April 28 | UN Special Envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, expressed concerns over the declaration of self-rule by the Southern Transitional Council (STC)...

Yemen separatists declare autonomous rule in south

Sanaa, April 26 | Separatists in southern Yemen have declared self-rule, breaking a peace deal signed last November with the internationally recognised government, it...

16 dead in Houthi offensive against Yemen pro-govt forces

Sanaa, April 25 | Houthi rebels in Yemen on Saturday launched an all-out military offensive against pro-government forces in Dhalea province, leaving 16 killed...

UNSC asks for nationwide ceasefire in Yemen

United Nations, April 18 | The UN Security Council has asked for a nationwide ceasefire in Yemen after recent positive developments in the country."The...

UN will have to shut down aid programs in Yemen for...

United Nations, April 17 | UN Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Mark Lowcock warned on Thursday that the world body will have to close 31...

UN envoy updates proposed deals for Yemen’s warring parties

Sanaa, April 11 | The UN Special Envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, shared with the Yemeni government and Houthis revised proposals for agreements on...

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Beijing’s new economic forms robust in 2020

Beijing, Feb 27 | Beijing's new economic forms have displayed robust performance in 2020 despite the Covid-19 epidemic, official figures showed.The added value of...