Yemen's Houthis Threaten to Attack Warships, Oil Tankers if Ports Stay Closed
Yemen’s armed Houthi movement said on Sunday it could attack warships and oil tankers from enemy countries in retaliation against the closure of Yemeni ports by a Saudi-led military coalition last week.
Saudi Easing of Yemen Blockade Not Enough: UN
The Saudi-led coalition is still blocking desperately-needed UN aid deliveries to Yemen despite the re-opening of the port of Aden and of a land border crossing, a UN spokesman said Friday.
Deep in Yemen War, Saudi Fight against Iran Falters
At a hospital in the Yemeni city of Marib, demand for artificial limbs from victims of the country’s war is so high that prosthetics are made on site in a special workshop.
UN Warns of Mass Famine in Yemen over Saudi Blockade of Aid
Yemen is facing a mass famine that will affect millions of lives unless the Saudi-led coalition ends its blockade and allows aid deliveries into the country, the UN aid chief warned Wednesday.
UN, Red Cross Urge Saudi-led Coalition to Reopen Aid Lifeline to Yemen
The United Nations and Red Cross on Tuesday urged the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen to re-open an aid lifeline to bring imported food and medicine into the country.
US Calls for UN Action against Iran over Yemen Missile
The United States accused Iran on Tuesday of supplying Yemen’s Houthi rebels with a missile that was fired into Saudi Arabia in July and called for the United Nations to hold Tehran accountable for violating two U.N. Security Council resolutions.
Saudi-led Coalition Calls Missile 'Dangerous Escalation' of Yemen Conflict
A Saudi-led coalition accused Yemen's Houthi militia of a "dangerous escalation" on Sunday after Saudi air defense forces intercepted a ballistic missile fired towards Riyadh.
Saudi Arabia Says it Intercepts Missile Close to Capital
Saudi Arabia’s air defense forces intercepted a ballistic missile fired from warring Yemen over the capital Riyadh on Saturday, state news agencies reported.
Saudi-Led Strike Kills 29 at Yemen Market
A Saudi-led coalition air strike killed 29 people at a crowded marketplace in the heartland of the Iran-backed Shiite Huthi rebels in northern Yemen on Wednesday, Huthi health authorities said.
Millions of Yemenis in “Desperate” Health Situation: MSF
Millions of Yemenis face a "desperate" health situation on top of the ravages of war, the humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said Monday.
Iran Rejects 'Ridiculous' Saudi Accusations on Yemen
Tehran on Monday rejected as "ridiculous and baseless" accusations by Saudi Arabia that Iran is supporting rebels and blocking peace efforts in Yemen.
Pentagon: US strike on Islamic State Camps in Yemen Kills Dozens
U.S. forces killed dozens of Islamic State members in a strike on Monday on two training camps in Yemen, the Pentagon said.
Southern Yemen Leader Sees Independence Referendum, Parliament Body
A rebel former governor of Aden who is leading a movement for southern Yemen’s secession has said an independence referendum would be announced soon and a parliamentary body set up to administer the territory.
Sayed Hassan Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia Prevents Dialogue in Bahrain
Hezbollah Secretary General, Sayed Hassan Nasrallah, slammed Saudi Arabia, accusing it of waging wars and standing, along with Israel, as an obstacle in front of achieving regional security and stability.
Hezbollah SG in Ashura Speech: The World Needs to be Reminded of Wise, Oppressed Leader; Sheikh Isa Qassim
Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah confirmed that the Arab and Islamic world bear responsibility of the oppression that the people of Bahrain are subjected to, at a time when Manama opens the door for normalizations with the Zionists.
HRW: Nabeel Rajab’s Trial Postponed while Saudi Arabia is Threatening to Prevent Int’l Investigation about War on Yemen
In Bahrain –Saudi Arabia’s neighbor and part of the coalition bombing Yemen – a court on Wednesday postponed the trial of the country’s prominent human rights defender, Nabeel Rajab.
Iranian President Rouhani: Crises in Syria, Yemen & Bahrain do not Have Military Solutions
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said that the crises in Syria, Yemen and Bahrain do not have military solutions and can only be resolved through cessation of hostilities, and the acceptance of the will and wishes of the populaces.
Yemen's Houthi Leader Says Could Target Saudi Oil Tankers if Hodeidah Attacked
Yemen’s Houthi leader Abdel-Malek al-Houthi said on Thursday his group could target Saudi oil tankers should Saudi Arabia attack Yemen’s main port at Hodeidah.
U.N. Rights Chief Urges Yemen Inquiry after 'Minimal' Effort for Justice
The United Nations has verified 5,144 civilian deaths in the war in Yemen, mainly from air strikes by a Saudi-led coalition, and an international investigation is urgently needed, U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein said on Monday.
WHO: Yemen's Cholera Epidemic Hits 600,000, Confounding Expectations
Yemen’s cholera outbreak has infected 612,703 people and killed 2,048 since it began in April, and some districts are still reporting sharp rises in new cases, data from the World Health Organization and Yemen’s health ministry showed on Tuesday.