28 dead in attack on Shi'ites in Yemen

2015-06-30 09:17

ISIS has claimed an attack on two Huthi rebel leaders in Sanaa that medics say had killed at least 28 people, including eight women.

Rockets from Yemen kill Saudi border guard

2015-06-28 10:44

A Saudi soldier has been killed in a rocket attack on the kingdom's border with Yemen, where Riyadh is leading an air war against Iran-backed rebels, the interior ministry says.

Arab air strikes hit Yemen as peace talks enter 2nd day

2015-06-17 13:51

Arab air strikes have hit military targets throughout Yemen and expanded into one western province for the first time, despite peace talks in Geneva aimed at ending almost three months of fighting.

US strike kills al-Qaeda's No 2 leader

2015-06-16 11:13

Al-Qaeda has confirmed that Nasir al-Wahishi, its No 2 figure and leader of its powerful Yemeni affiliate, was killed in a US strike, making it the harshest blow to the network since the killing of Osama bin Laden.

Yemeni Scud missile shot down by Saudis

2015-06-06 20:21

Yemen's dominant Houthi group and its army allies fired a Scud missile at Saudi Arabia which the kingdom said it shot down.

Captors post first video of Frenchwoman kidnapped in Yemen

2015-06-01 12:51

The captors of Frenchwoman Isabelle Prime, kidnapped in Yemen on February 24, have posted the first video of her since her abduction.

Yemen rebels take control of southern city

2015-05-30 22:01

Shi'ite Houthi rebels and their allies have taken control of a strategic city in the southern Yemeni province of Shabwa.

Yemen may never emerge intact from civil war

2015-05-28 17:18

Yemen may never emerge as a united country from a civil war pitting a northern Shi'ite Muslim militia and its allies in the army against fighters in the mostly Sunni south.

30 people killed as Saudi-led coalition hits Yemen forces

2015-05-27 14:19

A Saudi-led coalition has targeted the headquarters of Yemen's special forces in the capital, killing at least 30 people, medical officials say.

Yemen-bound aid ship docks in Djibouti

2015-05-23 08:42

An Iranian aid ship has docked in Djibouti, where its cargo will be inspected by the UN before being moved to conflict-torn Yemen.


Rising water price hits Yemenis

2015-06-29 13:30

The price of water is rising steeply in Yemen which may run out of water for its 25 million people, adding to the misery caused by Arab air strikes and the civil war.

Car bombs hit 3 mosques in Sana'a

2015-06-17 19:47

Four car bombs have hit three mosques and the political headquarters of the Houthi movement in the Yemeni capital Sana'a, killing and wounding dozens of people.

Yemen rebels accuse Saudi of trying to sabotage peace talks

2015-06-17 10:53

Iran-backed Yemeni rebels have accused Saudi Arabia of trying to sabotage peace talks in Geneva and claimed the exiled government was trying to impose its own agenda on the UN.

Ban calls for 2-week ceasefire in Yemen talks

2015-06-15 14:11

The UN chief Ban Ki-moon has opened political talks on Yemen by calling for a humanitarian ceasefire of at least two weeks to mark the start of the holy month of Ramada.

American held in Yemen freed; French hostage pleads for help

2015-06-01 20:15

Shiite rebels free American held in Yemen, French hostage appeals for help

Shelling from Yemen kills Saudi guard, wounds 7

2015-05-31 11:05

Sshelling from Yemen has killed a border guard and wounded seven as a coalition the kingdom leads continues to target Shiite rebels there.

Car bomb kills 12 rebels in Yemen

2015-05-30 21:12

A bomb-laden vehicle parked near an arms depot has exploded killing 12 Iran-backed rebels and wounding eight others in southern Yemen's Abyan province.

2 Saudi border guards die in Yemen shelling

2015-05-28 12:01

Two Saudi border guards have been killed and five others wounded by shellfire on the frontier with Yemen, a report says.

Fighting rages on in Yemen

2015-05-24 21:03

Fighting rages on in Yemen, with airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition hitting rebel targets in multiple cities, while fierce street battles in the city of Taiz have killed several civilians.

ISIS claims Yemen mosque attack

2015-05-22 16:43

A bomb has exploded at a Shi'ite Houthi mosque in the Yemeni capital Sana'a, wounding 13 people in an attack claimed by ISIS.

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