Yemen

Saudi-led strikes on Yemen hit party headquarters of Houthi ally Saleh

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SANAA - Saudi-led air raids pounded the Sanaa headquarters of Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh's General People's Congress party late on Sunday, killing and wounding several people, witnesses and a party official said.

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Saudi-led strikes kill 30 in northern Yemen, Houthis say 05 Jul 2015

SANAA - Air strikes by Saudi-led forces killed 30 civilians in an attack on a market in northern Yemen on Sunday, the Houthi-run news agency Saba said, as U.N. mediators pushed for a humanitarian pause in fighting that has killed nearly 3,000 since March.

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Yemen's Houthis say Ramadan humanitarian pause under discussion 04 Jul 2015

SANAA - Yemen's dominant Houthi movement said on Saturday a pause in fighting to last until the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan was under discussion with the United Nations to allow for deliveries of humanitarian aid.

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Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen cities kill 16 - Houthis 04 Jul 2015

SANAA - Saudi-led air strikes killed at least 16 people in Yemen on Friday, the country's dominant Houthi militia said, and the European Union and United States appealed for a pause in the war to enable aid deliveries to stricken civilians. | Video

Yemen's Houthis attack Saudi Arabia's Najran and Jizan 03 Jul 2015

CAIRO - Yemen's dominant Houthi group and its army allies said on Saturday it had shelled various areas in Saudi Arabia's Jizan and Najran, killing and wounding several soldiers.

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Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen cities kill 16 - Houthis 03 Jul 2015

SANAA - Saudi-led air strikes killed at least 16 people in Yemen on Friday, the country's dominant Houthi militia said, and the European Union and United States appealed for a pause in the war to enable aid deliveries to stricken civilians. | Video

Drone attack on al Qaeda in Yemen kills four - witnesses 03 Jul 2015

SANAA - A drone attacked an army base held by al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in southeastern Yemen in the early hours of Friday, killing four suspected militants, witnesses said.

Civilians in Yemen's Aden struggle to survive fighting, shortages – Red Cross 03 Jul 2015

GENEVA - Civilians struggling to survive street battles and Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen's southern port city of Aden are also facing shrinking supplies of food and fuel, a senior official from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said.

Car bomb explodes near Yemeni mosque in downtown Sanaa, injures two people - police 03 Jul 2015

SANAA - A car bomb exploded near a mosque in the downtown area of the Yemeni capital on Thursday, wounding two people, police said.

U.N. aiming for pause in Yemen fighting for humanitarian relief 03 Jul 2015

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations has alerted aid groups to be prepared for a possible humanitarian pause in fighting in Yemen, starting as early as Friday, that would allow them to deliver assistance to some of the 21 million people in need.