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A Yemeni man sits on the rubble as people search for suvivors in houses destroyed by airstrikes. (AFP/File)
September 25, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The August toll marks a %40 increase compared to the number of casualties in July.
Yemenis carry belongings they recovered from the rubble of buildings destroyed during Saudi-led air strikes the previous day, on September 22, 2016 in the rebel-held Yemeni port city of Hodeida. (AFP/Stringer)
September 23, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The civilians were killed when the strike hit a residential area of Hodeidah.
Yemeni civilians look through the rubble of their homes after an airstrike west of the capital in 2015. (AFP/File)
September 22, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
An airstrike on a busy market killed 35 people in western Yemen.
A Yemeni woman inspects the rubble of a factory allegedly targeted by Saudi-led airstrikes in the Yemeni capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
September 21, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The latest Oxfam report revealed the breadth of displacement and civilian casualties in Yemen, and warned of an impending humanitarian crisis.
A high-ranking Yemeni ministerial official said the decision to relocate the Central Bank was made in consultation with the UAE and Saudi Arabia. (File photo)
September 19, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Moving the headquarters of the Central Bank from Sana’a to Aden comes as part of the government’s arrangements to regain control of the economic decision-making in the country.
Saudi forces stand to attention during a visit by Yemeni Prime Minister Khaled Bahah at the Saudi-led coalition military base in Yemen's southern embattled city of Aden. (AFP/File)
September 18, 2016 - 12:25 GMT
Allowed rare access to the Saudi military's targeting cells, IRIN Middle East editor Annie Slemrod is presented with an anodyne operation that couldn’t be further from the horror on the ground in Yemen.
A recent government report revealed that the severe liquidity problem is due to the increased bank withdrawals and money stored outside the bank system. (File photo)
September 15, 2016 - 06:43 GMT
Central Bank Governor Mohammed Awad bin Hammam has warned of impending chaos as Yemen's economy is crippled by lack of income and halted oil production.
Yemeni fighters loyal to President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi drive in the Yafa area some 180 kilometres north of the port city of Aden on August 9, 2016. (AFP/File)
September 11, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
Ten soldiers were killed and 14 others in a car bomb targeting a police station in Abyan province.
Yemeni children inspect a charred vehicle on September 9, 2016 after two improvised explosive devices (IEDs) went off inside a car in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
September 11, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Militants had planned to park the bus in a crowded place and detonate the explosives on the first day of Eid al-Adha.
Saudi commanders said their forces aided the recapture of Mukalla. (AFP/File)
September 08, 2016 - 12:44 GMT
The offer is the highest the United States has offered in its 71-year alliance with the monarchy.
Yemeni workers unload Emirati medical aid boxes in Aden in May 2015. (AFP/File)
September 08, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The United Nations said last week that at least 10,000 people had been killed in the past 18 months. It said some 14 million of Yemen's 26 million population needed food aid and 7 million were suffering from food insecurity.
A Saudi soldier on an armoured personnel carrier at a post on the Saudi-Yemeni border in southwest Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
September 07, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
On Wednesday, Yemeni forces gained control over the al-Qarn and Dafinah villages in al-Khobe district.
A Syrian mother and her child are seen in an informal camp near Lebanon's Arsal. (AFP/File)
September 07, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
A new UNICEF report says the number of child refugees has jumped by 75 percent over the last five years.
Houthi supporters raise their guns and chant slogans. (AFP/File)
September 06, 2016 - 09:45 GMT
Houthi and Arab coalition forces clashed at the Yemeni border after multiple airstrikes on Houthi positions.
Yemenis check the destruction following a reported airstrike by Saudi-led coalition airplanes in the capital Sanaa on September 4, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
September 04, 2016 - 19:22 GMT
The device exploded near a security checkpoint in the southern port city.
UN Special Envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmad speaking during a press conference after previous attempts at peace negotiations. (AFP/File)
September 04, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Sources close to the Houthis said the rebel delegation has been rejecting a meeting with Ould Cheikh since he arrived in Oman to restart peace negotiations.