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Iranian official urges dialogue between Yemen factions - state media


BEIRUT A senior Iranian security official has called for dialogue between factions in Yemen to end the conflict there, Iranian state media reported on Saturday.


Yemen's Houthis and Saudi Arabia in secret talks to end war - sources 16 Mar 2018

ADEN/DUBAI Saudi Arabia and its adversaries in Yemen's armed Houthi movement are holding secret talks to try to end a three-year-old war that has unleashed the world's worst humanitarian crisis, diplomats and Yemeni political sources said.


Mattis - Don't restrict U.S. support to Saudi-led forces in Yemen 16 Mar 2018

WASHINGTON Defense Secretary Jim Mattis defended U.S. military support to Saudi Arabian-led coalition forces in Yemen on Thursday as he explained a personal appeal to lawmakers who are considering whether to end Washington's involvement in the devastating conflict.


Seven killed in military kitchen bomb attack in Yemen - witnesses 13 Mar 2018

ADEN Seven people were killed in Yemen's port city of Aden on Tuesday when a car bomb ripped through a military kitchen used by Yemeni forces trained and backed by the United Arab Emirates (UAE), medics said. | Video

Islamic State claims responsibility for Yemen military kitchen bomb attack 13 Mar 2018

DUBAI Militant group Islamic State claimed responsibility for a car bomb attack on a military kitchen in the south of Yemen, the group's news agency Amaq said on Tuesday.


Menace of Houthi-laid landmines adds to Yemeni misery 12 Mar 2018

AL-MOKHA, Yemen Yasser Yassin was driving along a road on Yemen's rugged Red Sea coast when a blast sent his Toyota Hilux flying into the air. | Video


In a Yemeni town, hardship awaits displaced civilians 11 Mar 2018

AL-MOKHA, Yemen It took Seham Ali Ibrahim one month to make the dangerous journey from her village near the frontline town of al-Heiss to the relative safety of Yemen's western coast areas, often travelling by foot across battle lines.

UK, Saudi to strengthen U.N. inspection regime for Yemen -Johnson 08 Mar 2018

LONDON Britain and Saudi Arabia want to strengthen a United Nations inspection regime for ships headed to Yemen, the British foreign minister said after meeting his Saudi counterpart in London.

Two killed in Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen - residents 07 Mar 2018

DUBAI Air strikes killed a woman and a young girl in northern Yemen on Wednesday in a series of attacks by an Arab coalition fighting the country's Iran-aligned Houthi movement, residents told Reuters.


Skirting Saudi arms sales, France says Iran has 'lots' of weapons in Yemen 06 Mar 2018

PARIS France's foreign minister on Tuesday sidestepped questions on whether his country should end weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates because they were being used in Yemen, saying that Iran also had "lots" of weapons there.