A Yemeni boy sits at a market in the old city of the capital Sanaa on October 21, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 24, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The lack of clean drinking water available in Yemen has seriously worsened the hygiene situation in the country.
Tribal gunmen loyal to the Houthi movement brandish their weapons in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/File)
October 23, 2016 - 09:50 GMT
Saudi-led coalition accused the Houthis of violating the ceasefire almost 1,000 times in the last 24 hours by launching mortar and armed attacks along Yemen's border with the kingdom and in several Yemeni provinces.
The hand of a victim amid the destruction following reported airstrikes by Saudi-led coalition air-planes on the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammad Huweis)
October 23, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
A UN panel of experts has accused the Saudi Arabia-led coalition of a deliberate “double tap” airstrike on a funeral gathering in Yemen earlier this month. In a report to the UN Security Council, obtained by IRIN, the panel says that the coalition’s second strike in particular “violated its obligations” under international law and it “did not take effective precautionary measures to minimize harm to civilians, including the first responders” on the scene.
Yemeni fighters from the separatist Southern Movement, loyal to the government forces, arrive for a rally marking the anniversary of the south's revolt against British colonial rule on October 13, 2016, in the southern city of Aden. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
October 20, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Yemeni army sources said Houthi rebels were shelling residential areas to the east and west of Taiz.
The civilian deaths have drawn particular attention since a strike earlier this month that left more than 140 dead at a funeral ceremony. (AFP/File)
October 19, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Sounds of powerful explosions were heard following two airstrikes by alliance jets against the facility, in the eastern part of rebel-controlled Sana'a.
Yemeni children fill empty jerrycans with water from a donated source amid ongoing widespread disruption of water supplies in an impoverished coastal village on the outskirts of the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah, on October 18, 2016. (AFP/Stringer)
October 19, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The 72-hour truce is due to begin Wednesday night after a meeting held in London on Sunday between John Kerry, Boris Johnson, and UN Special Envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed.
US Secretary of State John Kerry, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and UN Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed make a joint statement on Yemen at Lancaster House in London on October 16, 2016. (AFP/Justin Tallis)
October 18, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The Houthis have yet to comment and the entry date for the ceasefire has not been specified.
A fighter loyal to Yemen's exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi walks with crutches in Yemen's second city of Aden on July 30, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 18, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The truce will begin on 23:59 local time on Wednesday and continue for 72 hours.
This file photo taken on October 8, 2016 shows a general view of the destruction following reported airstrikes on a funeral hall by Saudi-led coalition air-planes on a building in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 17, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Saudi's campaign in Yemen has come under heavy criticism since last week’s airstrike on a funeral gathering in Sanaa.
A file image released by the US Navy shows a guided-missile destroyer USS Mason (DDG 87) conducting formation exercises with the Cyclone-class patrol crafts USS Tempest (PC 2) and USS Squall (PC 7) on September 10, 2016. (AFP/Navy Visual News Service)
October 16, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The US launched retaliatory strikes against three radar stations in Houthi-controlled areas earlier this week after the ship was twice targeted by missiles apparently fired by the rebels.
A general view of the destruction following airstrikes by Saudi-led coalition airplanes. (AFP/File)
October 16, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The airstrike last Saturday killed a number of prominent political figures, drawing condemnation from the United Nations and prompting the United States to announce a review of its support for the Saudi-led coalition against Yemen's Houthi rebels.
Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga fighters hold a position on the top of Mount Zardak, east of Mosul, October 6, 2016. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The coalition has brought additional capabilities into Iraq including a system called Drone Defender and other advanced technologies.
Airstrikes on Libya ousted Muammar Gaddhafi from power, but turned the country into a chaotic breeding ground for Daesh and other extremist groups. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The session called out US involvement in Iraq, Libya, and Syria.
The US strikes come after cruise missiles targeted the USS Mason destroyer twice in a week. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The strikes come after Houthi cruise missiles twice targeted the destroyer, USS Mason, in the Red sea.
Missiles fired from Yemen targeted a US warship for the second time in a week.
October 13, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
It is believed that Houthis, who control part of the coast, fired the missiles in retaliation for the Saudi airstrike that killed 140 people who were attending a funeral.
Yemeni mourners carry the coffin of Abdel Qader Hilal, the mayor of the capital Sanaa, on October 10, 2016 after he was killed in an air strike on a funeral in the Yemeni capital three days ago. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 11, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
In Sanaa people are demanding international inquiry into the massacre.