Yemenis gather next to a water tank to collect water in an impoverished coastal village on the outskirts of the Yemeni port city of Hudaydah, on May 12, 2018. (AFP)
September 21, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
More than 76,000 families have fled Yemen’s western Al-Hudaydah province since June amid ongoing fighting between Houthi rebels and a Saudi-led military coalition, a UN humanitarian agency said Thursday.
United Nations special envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths (AFP)
September 19, 2018 - 12:09 GMT
U.N. envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths concluded his visit to Sanaa after holding meetings with Houthi leaders on the possibility of resuming the Geneva talks after the previous round failed because the insurgent delegation did not attend.
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September 19, 2018 - 10:06 GMT
A UK-based charity has expressed concerns about the humanitarian repercussions of renewed Saudi attacks on Yemen’s port city of Hudaydah, saying a total of 5.2 million children are at risk of famine amid the ongoing war in the country.
Yemeni fighters loyal to the government ride in the back of a pickup truck while closing in on a suspected location of an Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) leader in February. Saleh Al Obeidi / AFP
September 18, 2018 - 12:30 GMT
Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) made significant gains in the early years of the Yemen war, thanks to the chaos. Now the group is on the back foot after it lost the territory it controlled, and it is being subject to a heavy drone attack campaign. But either AQAP or other jihadist groups could make gains again if Yemen is left devastated after the war.
War in Yemen (Twitter)
September 18, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia has intensified its invasion of Yemen as the United Nations special envoy for the violence-scarred country visits the capital Sana’a in an attempt to cobble together a conflict resolution mechanism.
Ghanem al-Dosari  (Twitter)
September 17, 2018 - 12:49 GMT
A Saudi human rights activist and a critic of the kingdom’s royals who sought refuge in the UK has been assaulted in London by men backing Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman.
War in Yemen (Twitter)
September 13, 2018 - 14:35 GMT
Dozens of Saudi-sponsored militiamen loyal to Yemen's former president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi have lost their lives when Yemeni army soldiers and fighters from allied Popular Committees launched offensives against their positions in the country’s strategic western province of Hudaydah.
Investigation of MH17 (Bellingcat)
September 13, 2018 - 13:13 GMT
Eliot Higgins is using publicly available information to cut through the fog of war. He's changing international law and war crime investigations as a result.
Yemeni Civilians (Twitter)
September 13, 2018 - 12:33 GMT
A U.S. Senator has given the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump a dressing-down for brazenly denying the evident killing of Yemeni civilians by Saudi Arabia and its allies and for continuing to assist a Saudi-led coalition in an invasion of Yemen.
Saudi Arabia has been bobing neighbouring Yemen since 2015 (AFP /Mohammed HUWAIS)
September 12, 2018 - 12:40 GMT
The war is estimated to have cost the Saudis upwards of $100 billion, eroded the international image of the kingdom and failed to achieve any of its objectives.
September 11, 2018 - 13:09 GMT
Peace talks between Yemen's warring parties in Geneva hit a terrible stumbling block when the Houthi delegation didn't arrive. Though the UN Envoy will continue to press for dialogue, this has devastating consequences for the citizens of Hodeidah in Yemen. For now that peace talks are seen to have failed, nothing stands in the way of a terrible battle for the city.
Yemen-i displaced family (Twitter)
September 11, 2018 - 11:03 GMT
The Yemeni national army captured a number of villages and positions in southern Hodeidah from the Iran-backed Houthi militias, as battles intensified between them in the vicinity of the Kilo 16 area at the eastern entrance of Hodeidah city.
War in Yemen (Twitter)
September 10, 2018 - 12:35 GMT
The United Nations human rights boss Michelle Bachelet has called on Saudi Arabia to hold to account the perpetrators of deadly airstrikes on civilians in Yemen.
Hodeidah province (Twitter)
September 10, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
Yemen’s army has cut off an essential supply route linking Hodeidah province with the capital city Sanaa that the Houthi militia use to transport arms supplies, Saudi state-news channel Al-Ekhbariya reported.
Saudi forces have intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile near Riyadh international airport. (AFP)
September 06, 2018 - 10:52 GMT
At least 26 people were injured by shrapnel when a missile fired by Yemen’s Houthi militia was intercepted over Saudi Arabia’s southwestern Najran region, according to a Saudi-led coalition that has been fighting the Houthis since 2015.
Yemeni protesters block a road as they protest against inflation and the rise of living costs in the country's second city of Aden, which is held by forces loyal to the Saudi-backed government, on September 5, 2018. (Saleh Al-OBEIDI / AFP)
September 06, 2018 - 08:13 GMT
Yemenis in several cities continued to stage demonstrations on Wednesday to protest rising costs of living following a recent plunge of the local currency against the U.S. dollar.