Clashes erupted in Ma'ashiq area of Crater on Wednesday between guards of the presidental palace and members of the Popular Resistance demanding the treatment of some wounded killed in a terrorist attack on the same presidental palace about a month ago.
Sources in Crater said that the clashes broke out after a wounded in the terrorist attack had
A senior Houthi official posted a Facebook message on Wednesday telling Iranian officials to stay out of Yemen's conflict, a day after an Iranian general said Tehran could send military advisers to help Houthi forces fighting a Gulf Arab coalition."Officials in the Islamic Republic of Iran must be silent and leave aside the exploitation of the
As the war in Yemen nears the one-year mark, the UN refugee agency revealed Tuesday that some 2,430,173 Yemenis have been forcibly displaced by fighting.
With no political settlement in sight, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees(UNHCR) said that the number of internally displaced people (IDPs) in the war-torn
An Australian naval ship has seized a large arms cache that may have come from Iran and headed to Yemen by way of Somalia, CNN reported on Monday.
The Australian Navy said that one of its ships patrolling the region, the HMAS Darwin, intercepted a small, stateless fishing vessel about 170 nautical miles off the coast of Oman when it made the
A delegation from the Houthi movement is in Saudi Arabia for talks on ending Yemen's war, two senior officials said, in what appeared to be the most serious attempt to date to end the conflict.The visit is the first of its kind since the war began in March last year between Iran-allied Houthi forces, and an Arab military coalition led by Saudi
This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Leo Dobbs – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at the press briefing, on 8 March 2016, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.
After almost one year of conflict in Yemen, more than 2.4 million people are forcibly displaced by the fighting, some of
A Yemeni source close to President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi has told Middle East Eye that former president Ali Abdullah Saleh is in hospital and seeking to negotiate an exit from the country to the United Arab Emirates for himself and his family.
But sources close to Saleh, who was toppled from power in 2012 but is currently in Sanaa, the
Poltical infighting and violence have plagued Yemen since the Arab Spring began in December 2010.
The hopes and aspirations of Yemen’s youth have dissipated into a near permanent state of war. Five years on from the electrifying momentum toward change sweeping through the Arab world’s poorest nation, an entrenched
As Yemeni forces approach the outskirts of Sana’a, ousted president Ali Abdullah Saleh has frantically called on local tribes to help reinforce the capital ahead of a planned offensive by the government.
On Friday, Yemen Today TV, a mouthpiece for Saleh, said that their leader had sent his deputy in the General People’s Congress party
Mehdi Al Idrissi, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) Representative in the UAE and Sub-regional Coordinator for the GCC and Yemen, has commended the role of the UAE in promoting food security locally, regionally and globally.He praised the country’s efforts in strengthening the role of the United Nations