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Saudi Arabia has been engaged in a campaign against Yemen since March 2015. (AFP/File)
December 06, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
On Tuesday morning, Saudi fighter jets launched nearly two dozen airstrikes against Baqim, Kitaf wa al-Boqe’e, Majz, al-Dhaher, Monabbih, and Thu’ban districts in the northwestern Yemeni province of Sa’ada.
Reinforcements have been deployed by Hadi
s ex-government to the war-torn country’s Red Sea shoreline. (AFP/File)
December 04, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The former government now aims to push the Houthis back “from the western coast and Bab al-Mandab [Strait],” a Yemeni source said.
A Yemeni man inspects the damage on a street following clashes between pro-government militants and Shia Houthi rebels on November 22, 2016 in the country's third-city Taiz. (AFP/Ahmad al-Basha)
December 02, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
It is still unclear whether China intends to play a role in mediating between the Houthi rebels and the Saudi-backed government.
Yemenis wave the national flag during a gathering in support of the Huthi-led parliament, in the capital Sanaa on August 20, 2016. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
In a ceremony marking the 49th anniversary of South Yemen's independence from the British colonial rule, the parties voiced their readiness to cooperate with the new government.
She's going all out to make it a wedding to remember. (File photo)
November 30, 2016 - 14:03 GMT
She's going all out to make it a wedding to remember.
Spokesman for Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah movement Mohammad Abdulsalam. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The “national salvation” government was sworn in on Tuesday after the Houthi Ansarullah movement and their allies announced its formation on the previous day.
Houthi fighters in Yemen. (AFP/File)
November 27, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Yemen has been wracked by chaos since late 2014, when Houthi rebels overran capital Sanaa.
Yemenis walk past stalls at a market on November 19, 2016 in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/File)
November 22, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The Coalition had said the truce could be renewed if the rebels abided by the deal and allowed aid deliveries to besieged cities.
Rebel Shia Houthi fighters in Yemen. (AFP/file)
November 20, 2016 - 08:55 GMT
Pro-government troops in northern Yemen accused the rebels of 17 breaches of the ceasefire, while an anti-Houthi commander in central Yemen said that the rebels and their allies shelled residential areas in the flashpoint city of Taiz.
More than 1,500 people have been killed since mid-March in coalition attacks and fighting between the Houthis and Hadi loyalists. (AFP/File)
November 19, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
There was no immediate comment from the rebels, who have been locked in a devastating power struggle with Hadi for more than two years.
Saudi Arabia has been a waging a military campaign against Yemen since March 2015. (AFP/File)
November 18, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Some 27 others were also injured as the projectiles hit the densely-populated bazaar.
A Yemeni girl sits inside the rubble of her home (Mohammed Huwais/AFP)
November 15, 2016 - 09:13 GMT
This, despite evidence that the Saudi-led coallition has targeted civilians in the country.
John Kerry meets with Oman Sultan Qaboos bin Sa'id. (Twitter)
November 15, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The U.S. official is expected to meet with a delegation representing Houthi rebels, headed by Mohammed Abdul Salam. The visit falls within efforts by the outgoing U.S. Administration to reach a political compromise in Yemen, before the end of President Barack Obama's term on January 20.
Khaled Mohammed Abed Arrahman Abadi has been appointed as successor to Nahari. (File photo)
November 14, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
Ibrahim al-Nahari had been found guilty of forging reports and misleading facts to national financial institutes based in the US.
The United Nations Special Envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed speaks during a press conference ahead of his departure at Sanaa international airport, on November 7, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
November 10, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Hadi's Saudi-backed government rejected the latest peace plan put forth by the UN.
Yemeni conscripts leave after a suicide bomber killed at least 14 people at the Ras Abbas military camp in the west of the southern city of Aden on February 17, 2016. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
November 08, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Saudi's civil defense agency said three vehicles were also damaged by the projectiles.