April 27, 2015
While some Arab countries move to establish a joint military force in the Middle East, such actions could put a further dent in the region's rocky Sunni-Shia relationship.
Daesh militants released a new video online, claiming their official presence in Yemen, according to Al Arabiya news.
April 26, 2015
Yemen's foreign minister denounced the former president's call for peace talks Sunday, rejecting his involvement in the country's future.
The crash occurred Sunday during a training exercise in Saudi Arabia, killing an instructor and a student.
Saudi Arabia's military resumed a fresh round of airstrikes across the Yemeni capital of Sanaa Sunday following a one-week lull.
The Yemeni conflict has been catastrophic for most of the Middle East. Bringing Saudi and Iran into a standoff, which delves into the Shia-Sunni divide, could it move towards Europe?
The UN Security Council approved Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's nomination of Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed of Mauritania as his special envoy for Yemen, the UN spokesperson's office said Saturday.
April 25, 2015
US Secretary of State encourages Houthis to come to the negotiating table.
Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh has urged all sides in Yemen's conflict to return to political dialogue to end to the ongoing violence in the country, Reuters has reported.
April 24, 2015
At least 115 children have been killed and 172 injured in the Yemeni conflict since the launch of the Saudi-led airstrikes in the country, says UNICEF.
April 23, 2015
The death toll from clashes in Yemen rose to 1,080, including 48 children, the UN health agency said Thursday.
Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon nominated the current UN Ebola chief to the UN Security Council on Thursday.
A new division of Daesh (ISIS) that calls itself the 'Green Brigade' has claimed a bombing in Yemen, AFP has reported.
The UN Secretary-General has expressed concern over the renewal of Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen.
April 22, 2015
Iran said Wednesday two of its warships had reached the Gulf of Aden a day after the Saudi-led coalition announced the end of its air campaign.
Yemen's defense minister has been freed after a month of captivity, sources said Wednesday.
Renewed strikes targeted new positions in Yemen's third largest city of Taez Wednesday, just hours after the announced end to their operation "Operation Decisive Storm."
Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi thanked the Saudi-led coalition for their role in rebuffing the advancement of Shiite Houthi rebels attempting to oust his government in war-torn Yemen.
April 21, 2015
The objectives of "Operation Decisive Storm" were achieved, a Saudi defense ministry statement said Tuesday.
Saudi-led airstrikes conducted in Yemen's capital Monday killed 38 civilians and injured 532, medics said Tuesday.
King Salman has ordered the National Guard to be involved in Operation Decisive Storm, a minister announced Tuesday.
Houthis carry out suicide operations on the Saudi border as the Saudi-led coalition targets pro-rebel tribes.
The leader of the 37th brigade has his support for the government of President Hadi, as aid operations are obstructed in Yemen.
Two US warships follow the arrival of Sunday's aircraft carrier and guided-missile cruiser, as the US beefs up their presence in Yemen.
April 20, 2015
Sanaa residents say they say one of the largest explosions in three weeks of bombing after the Saudi-led coalition targeted a Scud missile base in the capital's Hadda district.
Yemen's FM rejected Iranian offers for peace negotiations in the ongoing Yemen crisis, citing Iran's role in supporting rebel militants.
The Saudi-led air campaign against Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen announced Sunday it has staged 2,300 airstrikes on targets across the country since the coalition formed almost a month ago, on March 25.
April 19, 2015
Saudi Arabia has committed to the full $274 million needed cover emergency aid to Yemen after a UN appeal.
The Iran-backed Shi’ite Houthi movement has rejected the recent UN resolution targeting the group, which is currently in de facto control of the country after launching a coup in February.
As the situation in Yemen worsens by the day, international headlines warn of escalating tensions between Sunni-led Saudi and Shiite-led Iran. But things are much more complicated.
April 18, 2015
Saudi-led coalition planes struck a camp belonging to the Shiite Houthi group in Yemen's eastern Maarib province early Saturday, eyewitnesses have said.
Al-Qaeda militants drove out government forces from a weapons depot in Mukalla Friday, one day after seizing a major airport.
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif called for end to airstrikes and formation of a unity government.
UN seeks funds for emergency relief in Yemen's humanitarian crisis, officials in Jordan say.
April 17, 2015
At least 36 people have been killed because of airstrikes and fighting in conflict-ridden Yemen, according to AFP.
The World Health Organization has sent medical supplies to Yemen which arrived in the country on Thursday.
April 16, 2015
Residents and military officials say that al-Qaeda has seized control of one of Yemen's main airports in the south of the country following brief fighting with troops, according to AP.
Heavy fighting has erupted in and around the central city of Taiz, located in central Yemen, Reuters has reported local residents as saying.
Yemen's former President Ali Abdullah Saleh has allegedly requested safe passage out of the country for him and his family.
As ground fighting intensifies and Saudi-led airstrikes rain down on areas across Yemen, the UN warns withering food supplies are leaving some 10 million civilians in need.
The UN special envoy to Yemen, Jamal Benomar, resigned from his position amid political chaos and instability.
In escalating tension between the rival nations, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani made a fresh call for Saudi to 'halt immediately' its air campaign against Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen.
April 15, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry met with representatives from the G7 countries to discuss the Iran nuclear deal, which should be finalized in the near future, as well as the crisis in Yemen.
As the Saudi-led coalition enters its third week of airstrikes against Houthi rebels in Yemen, Saudi's ambassador to Lebanon warned Hezbollah to stay out of international dialogue on the escalating crisis following harsh criticism from the Lebanon-based Shiite group.
April 14, 2015
The UN Security Council on Tuesday adopted a resolution imposing an arms embargo against Houthi rebels.
A prominent leader for al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula was killed in a drone strike allegedly conducted by the US.
Armed tribesman seized the Balhaf oil plant from an army unit on Tuesday.
Now over two weeks old, the Saudi-led coalition targeted areas across Yemen Tuesday as ground fighting intensified in the war-torn country.
The United Nations Security Council will vote on a draft resolution which proposes imposing an arms arms embargo on Yemen’s Houthi leaders and urge the movement to withdraw from the territories under its control.