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Since March 2015, 5,974 civilians have been killed and 9,493 civilians injured (AFP/File)
February 12, 2018 - 11:58 GMT
6,000 civilians have been killed in the three-year conflict.
A fighter from the separatist Southern Transitional Council sits on the back of an armed vehicle after they took control of a pro-government position in the Dar Saad district in the north of Aden on Jan. 31, 2018 (SALEH AL-OBEIDI / AFP)
February 07, 2018 - 13:13 GMT
Dozens were killed and scores injured in three days of clashes between southern separatists and government forces in Aden last month.
A picture taken on Feb. 5, 2018, shows a child riding his bike next to the Yemeni criminal investigations unit in the capital Sanaa, a day after it was hit in an air raid (MOHAMMED HUWAIS / AFP)
February 06, 2018 - 06:18 GMT
"Escalating conflict in Taizz and Hudaydah since December 2017 has displaced nearly 47,000 people to Aden and other governorates in the south," U.N. Secretary-General spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters.
Saudi soldiers stand by in an airfield as a Saudi Air Force cargo plane lands at an airfield in Yemen's northeastern province of Marib on Jan. 26, 2018 (ABDULLAH AL-QADRY / AFP)
February 01, 2018 - 14:13 GMT
Eyewitnesses reported seeing columns of smoke rising from the targeted site, but were unable to ascertain the extent of the damage.
Smoke billows in the government's de facto capital Aden, as fighters from the separatist Southern Transitional Council move closer to taking full control of the southern city, on Jan. 30 (SALEH AL-OBEIDI / AFP)
January 31, 2018 - 16:09 GMT
The U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) said on Wednesday that it had been unable to distribute aid since the separatists seized most of Aden at the weekend.
A fighters from the separatist Southern Transitional Council walks with smoke billowing in the background in the government's de facto capital Aden, as they move closer to taking full control of the southern city, on January 30, 2018 (SALEH AL-OBEIDI / AFP)
January 31, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
Health ministry official Jalal Baoudah said the death toll had risen to 21 and 290 injured since Sunday.
Fighters from Yemen's southern separatist movement sit in the back of a pick-up truck in the country's second city of Aden on Jan. 28, 2018, during clashes with forces loyal to the Saudi-backed president (SALEH AL-OBEIDI / AFP)
January 30, 2018 - 12:35 GMT
"STC forces have intensively pounded the camp and detonated the arms depot inside."
The STC accuses the government of starving Yemenis and pushing the country to the verge of famine (AFP/File)
January 28, 2018 - 14:37 GMT
Forces loyal to the Southern Transitional Council (STC) seized the government headquarters in Aden on Sunday after deadly clashes with presidential guards, STC military sources said.
Saudi soldiers stand by as a Saudi Air Force cargo plane carrying humanitarian aid lands at an airfield in Yemen's northeastern province of Marib on Jan. 26, 2018. The Saudi-led Arab coalition to oust Al-Huthis had pledged $1.5 billion in new aid for Yemen after the United Nations launched a record appeal to address what it says is the world's worst humanitarian crisis.
More than three-quarters of Yemen's 29 million population need.
(ABDULLAH AL-QADRY / AFP)
January 27, 2018 - 20:37 GMT
Yemeni army troops seized control of several locations in the southern city of Taiz on the second day of an offensive designed to break the Al Houthi siege on Yemen’s third largest city. Local army commanders said on Saturday that government troops, backed by massive air cover from Saudi-led coalition fighter jets, stormed a number of villages, mountainous locations and large parts of the northern, southern, western and eastern suburbs of the city.
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January 26, 2018 - 22:25 GMT
Minister of Youth and Sport Hassn Zaid on Thursday said the Yemeni women's sport came as priorities of the ministry's strategic tasks.
Saudi Arabia issued a directive on Wednesday to transfer $2 billion to Yemen’s central bank to
January 18, 2018 - 10:57 GMT
King Salman issued a directive on Wednesday to transfer $2 billion to Yemen’s central bank to "alleviate the suffering" of the Yemeni people.
During his first trip to Saudi Arabia last year, President Donald Trump signed a $110 billion arms deal with the Saudis, with options to sell up to $350 billion over a decade (AFP/File)
January 18, 2018 - 09:20 GMT
The deals come as the U.S. is under pressure to suspend its arms sales to Saudi Arabia, which has been leading an international coalition against Houthi rebels in Yemen.
“Children in Yemen are suffering the devastating consequences of a war that is not of their making
January 16, 2018 - 17:00 GMT
A UNICEF report entitled "Born into War” offers a detailed look on how Yemeni children have been scarred by years of violence.
8.4 million people — out of Yemen’s population of 29 million — are now at risk of famine (AFP/File)
January 16, 2018 - 12:42 GMT
This is an increase of 1.5 million people over the past six months.
Smoke rises as Yemenis inspect the damage at the site of air strikes in the northwestern Huthi-held city of Saada, on Jan. 6, 2018 (STRINGER / AFP)
January 14, 2018 - 11:22 GMT
There was no comment from the Houthi militia on the claim.
A Yemeni nurse weighs a child at a medical center on the outskirts of the Yemeni capital Sanaa, on Jan. 6, 2018 (MOHAMMED HUWAIS / AFP)
January 12, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
The report states that diphtheria-related deaths had been recorded in 19 out of Yemen’s 23 provinces.