DUBAI The United States said it launched its first attack on Islamic State's deadly Yemen branch on Monday with a series of nighttime airstrikes that residents said targeted two villages and killed several people.
WASHINGTON U.S. forces killed dozens of Islamic State members in a strike on Monday on two training camps in Yemen, the Pentagon said.
ADEN 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.
DUBAI Yemen's ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh has had a successful operation at a Sanaa hospital after a Russian medical team was flown in to perform it, government sources said on Saturday.
WASHINGTON The U.S. military said on Friday it was identifying new areas where it could work with allies to put pressure on Iran in support of President Donald Trump's new strategy, which promises a far more confrontational approach to Tehran.
DJIBOUTI Late last year, the Kota Nazar, a Singaporean ship with 636 containers of steel, paper, medicine and other goods, set sail to Hodeida, the largest cargo port in war-torn Yemen.
ADEN Security forces in the southern Yemeni city of Aden arrested 10 members of an Islamist partner in the internationally-recognised government, the Islah party said on Wednesday.
HODEIDAH, Yemen One of the latest victims of the cholera epidemic that has killed more than 2,000 people in Yemen had yet to even take her first breath.
DUBAI Five suspected al Qaeda militants were killed by a drone strike in Yemen's Marib province early on Sunday, residents said.
UNITED NATIONS Saudi Arabia on Friday rejected a United Nations report blaming a Saudi-led military coalition for killing or injuring 683 children in Yemen and attacking dozens of schools and hospitals as "inaccurate and misleading."