UN Security Council to meet on Yemen crisis

2015-01-26 10:07

The UN Security Council will hold closed-door meetings on the crisis that has left Yemen in a political vacuum after the president and prime minister resigned, diplomats said.

Yemen closes port as rebels guard presidential palace

2015-01-21 20:19

Officials supporting Yemeni President Abd Rabu Mansour Hadi have closed the Yemen's main port in the southern city of Aden, as Houthi rebels stood guard outside Hadi's Sana'a residence a day after seizing the presidential palace.

Shi'ite rebels take Yemen presidential palace

2015-01-21 10:11

Shi'ite rebels have shelled the residence of Yemen's leader and swept into the nearby presidential palace in what a top army commander says is an unfolding coup.

Military: Full-fledged coup underway in Yemen

2015-01-20 18:55

Houthi rebels have shelled the residence of Yemen's president and swept into the presidential palace, as a top military commander warned that a full-fledged "coup" was underway.

Yemeni fighters surround PM's home

2015-01-19 22:46

Yemeni Houthi fighters have surrounded the Republican Palace in central Sana'a, where the prime minister lives, a government spokesperson says.

Yemen’s presidential chief of staff kidnapped

2015-01-17 12:16

Gunmen from the Houthi militia have abducted the office director of Yemen's president in the capital Sanaa to stop him from presenting a draft of a new constitution to a presidential meeting.

Yemen's al-Qaeda claims attack on Charlie Hebdo

2015-01-14 12:37

Al-Qaeda in Yemen has claimed responsibility for the attack on Charlie Hebdo in a video posted online, saying it was ‘vengeance’ for the French weekly's cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad.

Dozens killed, wounded in Yemen college blast

2015-01-07 08:47

A car bomb has exploded outside a police college in Yemen's capital Sanaa, killing around 30 people and wounding more than 50 others.

Bomber kills at least 24 at Yemen ceremony

2015-01-01 05:30

An official says a suicide bombing targeting Shi'ites at a ceremony in Yemen has killed at least 24 people.


Al-Qaeda calls for ‘lone-wolf’ attacks on West

2015-01-21 10:11

Al-Qaeda's Yemen branch has called for lone-wolf attacks against the United States and the West in a new video, days after the group claimed responsibility for the Charlie Hebdo killings.

Houthi leader says no one is above any measures

2015-01-21 06:14

The leader of Yemen's Houthi has said that he was determined to implement a power-sharing deal signed last year and warned that no one was above "open-ended" moves to see it through.

Minister: Yemeni president's home under attack

2015-01-20 17:30

Houthi rebels have launched an attack on the house of President Abd Rabu Mansour Hadi, Yemeni Information Minister Nadia Sakaff says.

Battle breaks out near Yemeni presidential palace

2015-01-19 11:07

Houthi rebels are battling soldiers near Yemen's presidential palace, firing from rooftops as bodies lay in the streets, with the status of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi still unknown.

France arrests 54 for 'defending terror'

2015-01-14 16:16

French authorities say 54 people have been detained for defending or glorifying terrorism following the controversial publication of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo's defiant new issue.

President: Yemen not exporter of terror

2015-01-13 18:42

Yemen's president has said that his country was a victim not an exporter of "terrorism" after it emerged one of the Paris gunmen received training from al-Qaeda in the country.

Shi'ite base hit by blast in Yemen

2015-01-05 11:55

A large blast has damaged a building belonging to Yemen's Shi'ite Muslim Houthi militia in a western district of the capital Sana'a, but there were no fatalities, a police source and witnesses say.

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