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Tribal gunmen loyal to the Houthi movement brandish their weapons in the capital Sanaa during a demonstration against Saudi-led coalition’s Operation Decisive Storm. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
April 02, 2015 - 08:35 GMT
Militants allegedly linked to al-Qaeda stormed southern Yemen's presidential palace as well as a jail, where they supposedly freed a number of inmates.
Riyadh says the strikes are in response to appeals by Hadi to 'save the [Yemeni] people from the Houthi militias.' (AFP/File)
April 02, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
At least 20 people, including civilians, have been killed during fighting in Aden, in the south of Yemen.
Somali refugees at a UNHCR reception center in Yemen in 2008. (AFP/Khaled Fazaa)
April 01, 2015 - 19:38 GMT
In a turnaround of the decades-old pattern of Somalis crossing seas to seek refuge in Yemen, Yemenis are now escaping to Somalia.
A group of 348 Indian citizens trapped during the escalating conflict in Yemen have been evacuated and are on their way home, officials said Wednesday. (AFP/File)
April 01, 2015 - 18:47 GMT
A group of 348 Indian citizens trapped during the escalating conflict in Yemen have been evacuated and are on their way home, officials said Wednesday.
Yemeni students in Iran held similar demonstrations. (AFP/File)
April 01, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Yemeni students living in Lebanon launched a protest against the Saudi-led military campaign against the Houthi rebel movement.
The week-long bombing campaign, led by Saudi Arabia, has deepened regional tensions with Iran, and send scores of Yemenis fleeing their homes amid deepening violence across the country.
April 01, 2015 - 11:33 GMT
Conflicting reports are surfacing of a bombing incident last night at a dairy factory in eastern Yemen, with sources loyal to the Houthis reporting the Saudi-led airstrikes are to blame, and medical sources claiming both rebel fire and airstrikes could be heard on site.
Saudi-led warplanes have dropped strikes on areas across the war-torn Gulf nation over the last week, sending refugees fleeing for Somalia and angering Shiite-led Iran, who has also been accused of backing the Shiite Houthi rebels the Saudi campaign is targeting. (AFP/File)
April 01, 2015 - 10:20 GMT
The Saudi-led coalition carried out fresh airstrikes on military sites along the Yemeni border with Saudi Arabia Wednesday, eyewitnesses said, where the Shiite Houthi rebels are believed to have a stronghold.
After Somalia's public display of support for the Saudi-led bombing campaign in Yemen, concerns have been raised about the safety of some 238,000 Somali refugees currently being hosted there. (AFP/File)
April 01, 2015 - 07:24 GMT
In a stark change of roles, Yemeni refugees arrive in Somaliland port as the Saudi-led air campaign continues to pound Houthi positions across the Gulf country.
“The company has cited the political situation as a reason for halting the transactions,” one of the protesters said.Several Yemenis standing before the embassy stated that Monday was the last day for transactions.
March 31, 2015 - 18:19 GMT
Several Yemenis standing before the embassy stated that Monday was the last day for transactions.
International Red Cross vehicles wait in convoy in 2011. (AFP/File)
March 31, 2015 - 15:14 GMT
The Red Cross in a statement called on the coalition to remove obstacles for medical supplies "needed to treat casualties from a week of deadly clashes and airstrikes."
The Chinese citizens left from two port cities Tuesday, crossing the Red Sea to Djibouti where they will be flown home. (AFP/Rajesh Jantilal)
March 31, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The Chinese citizens left from two port cities Tuesday, crossing the Red Sea to Djibouti where they will be flown home.