US forces flew a HH-60 Sikorsky helicopter from Djibouti to recover the Saudi airmen in international waters.
March 28, 2015 - 18:48 GMT
US forces have rescued two Saudi pilots from international waters after their F-15S experienced technical difficulties over the Red Sea.
Saudi Brigadier General Ahmed Asiri, spokesman of the Saudi-led coalition forces, speaks to the media next to a replica of a Tornado fighter jet, at the Riyadh airbase in the Saudi capital on March 26, 2014. (AFP/File)
March 28, 2015 - 15:11 GMT
A Saudi official stated at the Arab country summit in Egypt that airstrikes in Yemen will likely continue for at least five to six months.
A tank bearing the flag of southern separatist movement, which was confiscated from a military depot, is driven on a street in the southern Yemeni city of Aden on March 27, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 28, 2015 - 13:18 GMT
Witnesses reported flames and smoke coming from Aden's largest arms depot, as the country is embroiled in violent clashes between Houthi militia and foreign-backed government forces.
Launched earlier this week, the airstrike campaign in Yemen is a coalition of 10 nations led by Saudi against the Shiite rebel group whose campaign began in the capital Sanaa last September. (AFP/File)
March 28, 2015 - 10:56 GMT
Fourteen Arab leaders are holding a meeting in Egypt to address the deepening crisis unfolding in the Gulf country, where a Saudi-led bombing campaign began earlier this week.
The Houthis' comment comes on the heels of another coalition incident in which US forces carried out a rescue mission for two Saudi pilots after their fighter jet went down over the Red Sea Friday. (AFP/File)
March 28, 2015 - 09:37 GMT
In the third day of a Saudi-led airstrike campaign against Yemen's Houthis, sources from the rebel group claimed it shot down a coalition plane in northern Sanaa and captured a Sudanese pilot.
The airstrike campaign, led by Saudi Arabia against Houthi positions in northern Yemen, now risks to become a larger conflict as Egypt declares its willingness to send ground troops. (AFP/File)
March 28, 2015 - 08:04 GMT
Fresh airstrikes targeted Houthi positions Friday in the second day of a firepower campaign led by Saudi Arabia against the militant group, who took over the capital Sanaa in September and dissolved the country's parliament in February.
Houthi rebels stand on military vehicles at a captured army base in Sanaa on Sept. 22, 2014. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
March 27, 2015 - 19:11 GMT
At least 21 Shiite militants were killed when residents in a tribal region of Yemen opened fire on the rebels' vehicles, witnesses said Friday.
Yemen's president has arrived in Egypt on Friday to attend the Arab League summit. (AFP/File)
March 27, 2015 - 18:56 GMT
Yemen's president has arrived in Egypt on Friday to attend the Arab League summit.
The thousands of Indians in Yemen will be taken out by ships. (AFP/File)
March 27, 2015 - 13:34 GMT
India has announced it is taking thousands of its nationals out of Yemen due to the security situation there.
The drone was reportedly shot down in Yemen's capital, Sanaa. (Al Bawaba/File)
March 27, 2015 - 09:42 GMT
The rebel Houthi group has shot down what pro-Houthi TV has called a "hostile" drone in Sanaa.
Saudi Arabia has said the first stage of the operation is to destroy rebel warplanes. (AFP/File)
March 27, 2015 - 07:42 GMT
Saudi Arabia has said that military operations in Yemen will continue until all objectives are achieved.