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August 28, 2015

Saudi airstrikes near Sanaa continue as Yemeni government forces take steps toward recapturing the capital. (AFP/File)
17:31 GMT
Air raids on military targets in the central city of Ibb killed ten total, officials said Friday.
Al-Qaeda has taken advantage of conflict in Yemen to gain territory in the Hadramawt province. (AFP/File)
15:52 GMT
The extremist group gave the men 80 to 100 lashes in the Hadramawt province.
An injured Yemeni man after Houthi shelling in Aden on July 5, 2015. (AFP/File)
14:47 GMT
Yemenis injured from the conflict seek treatment in Jordan and face difficulties when they don't carry the proper documents.

August 27, 2015

Human Rights Watch said they have found unexploded remnants of cluster munitions at sites where they had reportedly been used. (AFP/File)
13:20 GMT
Human Rights Watch urged the Saudi-led coalition battling Houthi rebels in Yemen to end their use of cluster munitions inside the war-torn country.
Batteries of the US-made Patriot anti-missile system in a Saudi Arabian desert during the Gulf War. (AFP/Bob Sullivan)
08:53 GMT
Saudi-owned news agency SPA said the kingdom shot down a missile fired by the Houthis on Wednesday.

August 26, 2015

Saudi Arabia has denied past claims by Yemeni rebels that a Scud missile had struck the country. (AFP/File)
10:00 GMT
Residents of Sanaa also reported hearing rocket fire on Wednesday morning, as Houthi media claims that Yemeni forces have launched a ballistic missile towards neighboring Saudi Arabia.
A Yemeni displaced child, who fled Saada province due to fighting plays at a school turned into a shelter in the capital Sanaa on August 19, 2015. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
07:10 GMT
The UN warned of Yemen's "lost generation," as children pay the price for the country's violent crisis.

August 25, 2015

Saudi soldiers stand on a tank near the country's border with Yemen. (AFP/File)
14:46 GMT
Saudi troops have arrived in Yemen's southern port city of Aden to reinforce government loyalist troops as they continue their advance on Houthi positions in the country's south.
A UN soldier stands as trucks with the ICRC (International Committee of the Red Cross) logo cross the Quneitra crossing between an Israeli controlled area of the Golan Heights and Syria on February 15, 2011. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
14:30 GMT
Gunmen stormed the offices and stole cash, cars, and other valuables.
A Yemeni boy is treated for injuries after being caught between clashes in the city of Taiz, August 24, 2015. (AFP/File)
08:54 GMT
Yemeni civilians were caught between clashes after Saudi-led airstrikes hit a hospital in al Hodeidah and fighting continued with Houthis in Taiz.

August 24, 2015

August 23, 2015

A fighter jet of the UAE launching a raid against Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen as part of the Saudi-led coalition. (AFP/WAM)
10:09 GMT
Emirati forces based in Yemen's Aden have freed a UK national who went missing more than a year ago.
A screen shot from a video posted online on January 14, 2015, by Al-Malahem Media, the media arm of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, purportedly shows Nasser bin Ali al-Ansi delivering a video message from an undisclosed location. (AFP/File)
09:40 GMT
Residents say Al-Qaeda has taken a western district of the Yemeni port city of Aden.
Yemen battles a humanitarian crisis as the country faces food, water and energy shortages. (AFP/File)
09:29 GMT
The Gulf country has provided the war-torn nation $202 million in the past four months.

August 22, 2015

Yemeni people inspect the damage to a building in Aden. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
10:17 GMT
A powerful explosion struck an intelligence service building in Yemen's port city of Aden. The blast is believed to have been caused by explosives planted around the facility.
The pilots were flying an Apache helicopter. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
09:41 GMT
Two senior Saudi military pilots were killed Friday following fall of their Apache helicopter in an area southwestern the Kingdom.

August 21, 2015

Yemeni security officials said the violence in Taiz started with Houthi rebels shelling civilians. (AFP/File)
20:04 GMT
Doctors Without Borders called on warring factions Friday to stop their attacks targeting civilians.
The first commercial ship in Yemen in four months arrived Friday. (Wikimedia)
14:05 GMT
Aden's port deputy director said the ship "signals the return of life" to the city.

August 20, 2015

Smoke billows from the site of a Saudi-led coalition airstrike on a weapons depot at a Houthi-held military airport in Sanaa on August 20,2015. (AFP/Muhammed Huwais)
14:47 GMT
Tuesday's strike targeted Houthi militiamen meeting in the same building as a teachers' union where educators were preparing for exams.
Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi said he would return for Eid Al Adha in September. (AFP/File)
06:00 GMT
Fugitive President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi vowed to returned to the Yemeni city of Aden in September, according to sources.

August 19, 2015

The World Food Programme said Wednesday "all the signs" point toward famine in Yemen. (AFP/File)
19:00 GMT
The World Food Programme warned on Wednesday that the country's humanitarian crisis is only getting worse.
A fighter loyal to exiled President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi guards a government building in Taez, August 18, 2015. (AFP/File)
08:00 GMT
Yemeni official Rajeh Badi said forces had freed most provinces from Houthi fighters and would look to retake the country's capital Sanaa.
Anne will be playing the role of a kidnapped woman in the ME in a new TV series based on Jennifer Steil's novel The Ambassador's Wife. (Empire Online)
07:30 GMT
Anne will be playing the role of a kidnapped woman in the ME in a new TV series based on Jennifer Steil's novel The Ambassador's Wife.
A Yemeni child is inoculated against polio during an immunization campaign at a health center on August 15, 2015, in the Yemeni capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
07:18 GMT
UNICEF recently released a report entitled “Yemen: Childhood Under Threat”, which estimates 398 children have been killed since late March when Saudi Arabia began its offensive in the war torn country.

August 18, 2015

A Yemeni child receives treatment in one of the country's many makeshift hospitals after being injured in Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on Sanaa. (AFP/File)
15:21 GMT
A report released by human rights watchdog Amnesty International decried human rights violations on both sides of the ongoing conflict in Yemen.
Residents said they saw Saudi-led coalition warships heading toward the Red Sea port while they were covered by airstrikes. (AFP/File)
12:05 GMT
Residents said they saw Saudi-led coalition warships heading toward the Red Sea port while they were covered by airstrikes.
A Houthi fighter stands outside a hotel destroyed by Saudi airstrikes in Sanaa. (AFP/File)
07:30 GMT
The UAE embassy was seized by Houthi militants in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa late Monday.
A senior Pentagon official said the US will increase its use of drones internationally to as many as 90 a day by 2019. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT
A senior Pentagon official said the US will increase its use of drones internationally to as many as 90 a day by 2019.

August 17, 2015

A Yemeni man reportedly injured in Saudi-led coalition airstrikes lies in a hospital bed after receiving treatment for burn injuries on August 9, 2015. (AFP/File)
13:13 GMT
Clashes inside Yemen's third-largest city continued Monday after leaving more than 80 people dead in the last 24 hours.

August 16, 2015

An image grab from a video released on March 29, 2014 by al-Malahem Media, the media arm of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula. (AFP/File)
10:00 GMT
The Yemeni conflict isn't exactly black and white.
Unlike Houthi militants, Taiz's skilled professionals are not trained fighters. (AFP/FIle)
09:53 GMT
Yemen's unemployed young professionals are picking up kalashnikovs in order to make ends meet.

August 15, 2015

Yemenis look at the wreckage of a vehicle at the site of a car bomb attack in the capital Sanaa late on August 13, 2015. (AFP/ Mohammed Huwais)
13:04 GMT
Dozens killed in fighting between Shia Houthi militants and supporters of Yemen’s president-in-exile, local sources report.
Pro-Hadi forces reclaimed the province of Shabwa on Friday, a military official said. (AFP/File)
10:04 GMT
Pro-Hadi forces reclaimed the province of Shabwa on Friday, a military official said.