In Saudi, Britain's Hunt Calls for End to Yemen War, Khashoggi Justice
British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt will visit Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on Monday to press for an end to the war in Yemen and to call on Saudi leaders to cooperate with an investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
U.S. Halting Refueling of Saudi-Led Coalition Aircraft in Yemen's War
The United States is halting refueling of aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition engaged in Yemen, the United States and Saudi Arabia said on Friday, ending one of the most divisive aspects of U.S. assistance to the Saudi war effort.
U.N. Aims for Yemen Talks by Year-End, not End of Month
United Nations Yemen envoy Martin Griffiths is aiming to convene the country’s warring parties for peace talks by the end of the year, a U.N. spokesman said on Thursday, after last week saying he would try to bring them together by the end of the month.
Swiss Newspaper: Bahrain Used F-5 Planes to Carry out Attacks in Yemen
The Swiss SonntagsZeitung newspaper said that Bahrain used F-5 planes to carry out attacks in Yemen
Oman Welcomes U.S. and British Calls for Ceasefire in Yemen
The Gulf state of Oman on Thursday welcomed calls by the United States and Britain for a ceasefire in Yemen’s war, Oman’s state news agency reported on Thursday.
US Secretary of State Pompeo Calls for End to Fighting in Yemen
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Tuesday for a cessation of hostilities in Yemen and said U.N.-led negotiations to end the civil war should begin next month.
UN Warns Half Yemen's People Could Soon be on Brink of Famine
The United Nations aid chief sounded the alarm at the Security Council on Tuesday that half the population of war-torn Yemen - some 14 million people - could soon be on the brink of famine.
Hmoud bin Abdullah Al Khalifa Presents his Credentials to Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi in Riyadh
Hmoud bin Abdullah Al Khalifa presented his credentials to President of the Republic of Yemen Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi as Riyadh-based Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the Republic of Yemen.
Yemen Conflict could Push Millions More to Brink of Famine: U.N.
The number of Yemenis on the brink of famine could rise to 12 million - or two in five of the population - from around 8.5 million in coming months due to escalating war and a deepening economic crisis, the United Nations food agency said on Monday.
Young Survivors of Yemen School Bus Air Strike Return to Class
In a small school in Yemen’s Saada province, the absence of dozens of their classmates killed in an air strike on a bus weighed heavily on the young survivors as they returned to classes.
Germany Open to Selling Arms to Saudis despite Yemen War: Report
Germany's government has left the door open to exporting arms to Saudi Arabia and its allies in the Yemen conflict, the news weekly Der Spiegel reported Wednesday, seemingly in spite of a deal within the country's ruling coalition.
Saudi Arabia Kills Dozens of children in Yemen Airstrikes, Yemeni Official
Saudi-led coalition air strikes on Thursday killed dozens of people, including children traveling on a bus through a market, in Yemen’s Saada province, a Yemeni health official said.
Yemen's Houthis Halt Red Sea Attacks for Two Weeks
Yemen’s Houthi group said on Tuesday it is unilaterally halting attacks in the Red Sea for two weeks to support peace efforts, days after Saudi Arabia suspended oil exp
Houthis Say they Attacked Abu Dhabi Airport with Drone
The Al Masirah TV said that Houthi movement attacked on Thursday (July 26, 2018) Abu Dhabi airport with a drone.
Yemenis who Fled Battle for Hodeidah Struggle to Survive
For days, Amal would pull her four children back from the windows each time Apache helicopters attacked the rooftop snipers in her neighborhood south of Yemen's port city of Hodeidah.
Amnesty Calls for Probe of Torture Claims at Yemen Detention Centers
Amnesty International accused the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and allied Yemeni forces of torturing detainees at a network of secret prisons in southern Yemen and said such violations should be investigated as war crimes.
Saudi Arabia Pardons Soldiers over Yemen Conflict
Saudi Arabia on Tuesday issued a sweeping royal pardon for its soldiers deployed in Yemen, lifting any "military and disciplinary" penalties for troops taking part in its support of pro-government forces in the devastating conflict.
Yemeni Negotiators to Meet U.N. Ahead of Possible Talks with Houthis
Yemeni government negotiators will meet with deputy U.N. envoy to Yemen Maeen Sharim by mid-July, an official told Reuters on Tuesday, in a sign that peace talks with the Iran-aligned Houthis could resume soon.
UAE Says Pauses Hodeidah Offensive for U.N. Yemen Peace Efforts
The United Arab Emirates said on Sunday it had halted its military campaign against the Iran-aligned Houthis for control of Yemen’s main port city of Hodeidah to support U.N. efforts to reach a political solution.
U.S. Lawmaker Holds Back Support for Munitions Sale to Gulf Allies due to Yemen
A top U.S. Senate Democrat said on Thursday he cannot support for now a Trump administration plan to sell high-tech munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates over concerns about the war in Yemen, a decision that could derail the sale.