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Al Mukalla: An Al Houthi missile expert was killed in an air strike by Saudi-led coalition fighter jets in the northern province of Saada, Al Houthis' main bastion, Yemen's Defence Ministry said on Wednesday. Brigadier Abdullah Saeed Al Jaberi, the commander of the artillery and missile unit at Brigade ...
ADEN, Yemen, April 18 (Xinhua) -- The Yemeni anti-terror troops killed two leading members of the Yemen-based al-Qaida branch in the southern province of Abyan on Wednesday, a security official told Xinhua. The two were killed in a shootout with the anti-terror troops who raided their hiding place ...

Displaced Yemenis children load empty jerrycans for water on a donkey at a make-shift camp for displaced people where they are taking shelter in the Haradh area, in the northern Abys district of Yemen's Hajjah province on April 16, 2018. / AFP / ESSA AHMED. RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. ... rape torture
Displaced Yemenis children load empty jerrycans for water on a donkey at a make-shift camp for displaced people where they are taking shelter in the Haradh area, in the northern Abys district of Yemen's Hajjah province on April 16, 2018. / AFP / ESSA AHMED. RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. ... peace
The Yemeni National Army announced on Tuesday that 17 Houthis were killed, including one of its leaders, in clashes with the army in the Directorate of Masloub, Jawf province, in the North of the country. Sources in the field confirmed that fierce clashes broke out between the forces of the National ... Militia

The Houthi militia have closed the main stronghold in the northern Yemeni province of Saada for weeks in the face of Yemeni citizens and prevented them from entering, in conjunction with the successive defeats they have suffered recently at the province border. Hundreds of citizens have been stranded ...
This assistance comes within the framework of the various projects offered by the Center to alleviate the suffering of the Yemeni people as a result of the humanitarian crisis it is experiencing, state news agency SPA reported. Conflict and deteriorating conditions across Yemen are pushing millions of ...
... to its participation in the Saudi-led war against the Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen and mentioned the presence of South Sudanese troops inside the national territory. JPEG - 29.9 kb; Saudi soldiers is seen in the southern province of Jizan, near the border with Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Saturday, Nov.
Al Mukalla: Yemeni government troops continued to advance in the northern province of Saada, Al Houthis' main bastion, as Yemen's president discussed with the UN envoy ways of reviving of peace talks. Yemen's Defence Ministry has said government troops, backed by the Saudi-led coalition airpower ...
The Yemeni Houthis said Wednesday that they launched a drone strike on a facility belonging to Saudi Aramco in southern Saudi Arabia. "The air force announced the execution of air strikes with the Qasif 1 aircraft on Aramco in Jizan (province)," Houthis' TV al-Masirah said. Saudi Arabia hasn't ...
Al Mukalla: Forces loyal to the internationally-recognised president of Yemen, backed by the Saudi-led coalition troops and fighter jets, seized control of the port city of Medi in the northern province of Hajja after fierce clashes with the Iran-backed Al Houthis. Yemen's minister of information and military ...
Meanwhile, in the northern province of Hajja, Saudi-led coalition and Yemeni government forces liberated some districts of Medi, killing, wounding and arresting dozens of Al Houthi militants who were sheltering inside houses in the deserted city. A video posted by Yemen's Minister of Defence showed the ...
(File pix) A Yemeni woman injured by an air strike on the outskirts of the northern Saada province receives medical attention at a local clinic. The battle for the Yemeni province of Saada is heating up, military leaders said Thursday. Nearly 10,000 people have been killed since the coalition joined the ...
Caught and detained by the Yemeni authorities, the 600 or so men now await deportation, prevented from leaving their makeshift jail by armed soldiers. ... Elwany says he was fired by the interior ministry for refusing to cooperate with a plan to relocate the centre to a neighbouring province and after ...
... in Yemen by Iran backed Houthi rebels, Press TV reported quoting Arabic-language al-Masirah television on Wednesday. According to the TV, F-15 fighter jet belonging to the Royal Saudi Air Force was targeted with a surface-to-air missile as it was flying in the skies over northwestern Yemeni province of ...
Press TV reported that the aircraft was intercepted and downed by Yemen's air defense forces, backed by fighters from allied Popular Committees. The plane that was reportedly participating in the airstrikes on residential neighborhoods in the Sa'da province was hit by a surface-to-air missile.

ADEN, Yemen, March 21 (Xinhua) -- Three civilians were killed and five others wounded when a minibus ran over a roadside bomb in Yemen's southern province of al-Dhalea on Wednesday, a security official told Xinhua. "The deadly incident took place in Sanah area of al-Dhalea province. The injured ...
Yemen's oil reserves could contain as much as 4 billion barrels. Meanwhile, Al Qaeda set up an ambush on Sunday night targeting a Yemeni army patrol unit in Abyan province, east of Aden, Saleh Hassan, a soldier who survived the ambush told The National. A soldier was killed and three others injured in ...
This comes a few days after the Houthi militia targeted a car belonging to the Yemeni Red Crescent team, during his descent upon request, to recover the bodies of their dead in the Directorate of Nata in the province of Baidah in central Yemen, injuring three members of the team. Humanitarian relief ...
Al Mukalla: Yemeni forces backed by the Saudi-led Arab coalition have seized control of new areas in the central province of Baydha after a fresh push aimed at expelling Iran-backed Al Houthis from their remaining enclaves in the district of Natea. Yemen's Defence Ministry has said government forces, ...
MOKHA, Yemen: It took Seham Ali Ibrahim one month to make the dangerous journey from her village near the front-line town of Al-Heiss to the relative ... wing of Mokha hospital after losing her 5-month-old fetus shortly upon arriving in the town with her children from Al-Hameli village in Taiz province.
Oman is a longtime security partner of the U.S., though some question whether it is facilitating, or turning a blind eye to, the movement of Iranian weapons to Yemen to aid Houthi rebels. Asked whether Oman is assisting Iran in this respect, Mattis said, “I'm not willing to say that.” He said he expects to ...
In a Yemeni Town, Hardship Awaits Displaced Civilians ... A displaced Yemeni woman lies at Al-Mokha hospital, Yemen March 6, 2018. ... in the civilian wing of al-Mokha hospital after losing her five-month-old fetus shortly upon arriving in the town with her children from al-Hameli village in Taiz province.
Yemeni army forces control five new areas in Saada province. ARAB NEWS | Published — Sunday 11 March 2018. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Google+ Share to WhatsApp Share to Reddit Share to Email. Yemen's national army took control of new areas in the Saada province.
KUWAIT, March 10 (KUNA) -- Living up to its UN-bestowed status as an International Humanitarian Center, Kuwait continued to aid needy people throughout the week in several countries A Kuwait-funded school for special needs students was inaugurated in Yemen's Lahj province, the first such facility in ...
Saudi Arabia carried out so many terror attacks with Washington's support the last few days in February that this writer had trouble tallying all the incidents. A U.N. Security Council meeting did not address these genocidal attacks and instead chose to focus on rallying support for a war against Iran.
Also two raids attacked Nehm district of Sana'a province causing damage in citizens' homes and property. Saudi Arabia and some other countries attacked Yemen in March 2015 to re-empower the deposed president of Yemen Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi. Thousands of Yemenis have been killed in the ...
On the other hand, the British side voiced willingness to cooperate with the GCC's office to ensure access of relief assistance to all Yemeni regions. KSRelief had ... The aid is the first stage of the campaign to fight dengue fever, which includes the distribution of 49,000 food baskets in the province.
Members of the UAE armed forces search for landmines laid by Houthi rebels in Mokha, Yemen on March 6, 2018. Aziz El ... Her father said she had never attended school because the closest one to their village in Taez province was 30 kilometres away and had closed down after the Houthis invaded Taez.
During the past two days, the Houthi militias suffered heavy losses following battles carried out by Yemen's army with the support of the Arab coalition forces in south of the Midi Front in the province of Hajjah. A military source in the fifth zone, reported that at least 70 Houthis were killed and others wounded ...
CPJ's Mideast co-ordinator Sherif Mansour said “the attack … shows that journalists are being targeted with impunity across every inch of Yemen. ... came more than a week after Yemeni forces, trained and funded by the United Arab Emirates, detained a Yemeni journalist in southern Hadramawt province.
A picture taken on February 24, 2018 shows a view of the ancient city of Zabid, a UNESCO World Heritage Site currently on the list of World Heritage in danger, in Yemen's western Hudaida province. AFP / ABDO HYDER. RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. Abdo Hyder| Agence France Presse.
Meanwhile, in the central Baydha province, Yemen's Defence Ministry said as many as 30 Al Houthi militants had been killed over the last couple of days in heavy clashes with government forces in the sliver of land in Natea district that the militia controls. Government forces assaulted Al Houthi militants on ...
A picture taken on February 24, 2018, shows a view of the ancient city of Zabid, a UNESCO World Heritage Site currently on the list of World Heritage in danger, in Yemen's western Hodeidah province. (AFP / ABDO HYDER). Zabid, Yemen: Once Yemen's capital and famed as an architectural marvel of ...
The Saudi regime is using powerful international PR and consultancy firms to quell international outrage over their bloody war in Yemen, including a ... Since it launched in early December, the coalition and their Yemeni assets have taken several towns and villages on Hodeidah province, and are now ...
A picture taken on February 24, 2018 shows a view of the ancient city of Zabid, a UNESCO World Heritage Site currently on the list of World Heritage in danger, in Yemen's western Hudaida province. AFP / ABDO HYDER. RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. Abdo Hyder| Agence France Presse.
RIYADH, March 4 (KUNA) -- A Kuwait-funded school for special needs students has opened in Yemen's Lahij province, the first such facility in the ... The Kuwaiti philanthropists also embarked on a field visit to Yemen's Dhale province, where they conducted a needs assessment survey for residents of the ...
In the north of the country, Yemeni army troops backed by the coalition advanced to within 25 kilometres of the rebel-held capital, Sanaa, on Friday. Troops fought a fierce battle with the Houthis to reach the district of Arhab in Sanaa province, north-east of the capital, said Khaled Al Karni, a journalist ...
Any advance for the Yemeni army from Arhab to Amran province would cut a key Houthi supply route and would mean the militants would be unable to get supplies or reinforcements through to Sana'a. In the south of Yemen, the Arab coalition pushed back a Houthi attack targeted at the government held Al ...
Authorities on February 21 detained Kashmeem, the former governor of the board of directors for the government-aligned newspaper November 30, in Mokalla, Hadramout Province, according to Yemeni Journalists Syndicate co-chair Nabeel Alosaidi and news reports. Alosaidi told CPJ that members of the ...
SANAA, Yemen — A Yemeni minister accused the United Arab Emirates of trying to fragment his country by creating separate “regional and tribal armies” in the ... The strike targeted a military post by mistake in the district of Naham, on the fringes of Sanaa province where fierce fighting is ongoing between ...
DUBAI: The Yemeni armed forces foiled a Houthi militia attack in the Ham Mountains of the Al-Muttoun district, west of Al-Jouf province ,on Sunday, Saudi state news agency SPA reported. In a statement on the Yemeni armed forces official site “September 26,” a military source said that the fighting between ...
Local security authorities in Yemen's province of Marib have seized a shipment of arms hidden in a truck en route to Al Houthi-held territories in northern Yemen. A checkpoint manned by government forces in Marib stopped a truck carrying dozens of Ak47 assault rifles on Wednesday, Yemen's Defence ...
The Security Council is urging the warring parties in Yemen to facilitate unhindered humanitarian access to all affected areas, citing U.N. estimates that over 22 million people need food, medicine and other aid. A presidential statement approved Thursday by the 15 council members expresses “grave ...
Al Mukalla: Yemeni government forces have escalated their push inside the northern province of Saada, Al Houthis' heavily fortified heartland, seizing control of a number of mountainous locations and killing dozens of militiamen, Yemen's Ministry of Defence said on Saturday. In a statement on its official ...
Other security officials said a shelling in the central Bayda province killed a journalist and wounded another. They said the shelling is believed to have been carried out by the Shiite rebels, known as Houthis. The Saudi coalition backing Yemen's internationally recognized government has been at war ...
Al Mukalla: Yemeni government forces have recaptured new areas in Radman district in the central province of Baydha after heavy clashes with the Iran-backed Al Houthi militia, Yemen's Defence Ministry said. Backed by massive air and military logistics support from the Saudi-led coalition, Yemeni ... army Saada
Al Mukalla: Yemeni security forces, trained and armed by the UAE, have been deployed in Yemen's province of Dhale, south-western Yemen, to boost security as the province has recently plagued with assassinations and proliferation of armed groups. Residents said a long column of armoured vehicles ... army Saada
Two people sustained injuries in the aerial assault as well. Earlier in the day, Saudi warplanes bombarded residential neighborhoods in the Sahar district of the same Yemeni province, leaving ten civilians killed and injured. Yemenis inspect the damage after a Saudi airstrike in Sa'ada, Yemen, on February ... army Saada


 

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