The conflict escalated in mid-2015 when Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies launched a major air campaign aimed at reversing Houthi military gains and shoring up Yemen's embattled Saudi-backed government. (AFP/File)
January 17, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Army launched wide-ranging campaign last month aimed at recapturing parts of Yemen’s southern Shabwah province.
Yemen has been racked by chaos since 2014, when the Houthis and their allies overran Sanaa and other parts of the country. (AFP/File)
January 16, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Ismail Ahmed is allegedly planned to meet with President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi, Prime Minister Ahmed Obeid bin Daghr and Foreign Minister Abdul-Malik al-Mikhlafi.
Saida Ahmad Baghili, an 18-year-old Yemeni woman. (AFP/File)
January 15, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Yemen's devastating conflict of more than two years is putting increasing numbers of people in the poor Arab country at risk of malnutrition. Humanitarian agencies warn that some areas in Yemen are on the brink of famine.
The luxurious jewelry maker is popular with Arab celebrities. (Instagram)
January 12, 2017 - 08:50 GMT
The luxurious jewelry maker is popular with Arab celebrities.
Houthi rebels, dressed in army fatigues, chant slogans during a gathering in the capital Sanaa to mobilize more fighters to fight pro-government forces in several Yemeni cities, on January 1, 2017. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
January 03, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The seizure of the weapons led to a controversy, as the man transferring them said he held an official permit to do so.
Saudi border guards look out across the Yemen border in April 2015. (AFP/File)
January 01, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
He was the third soldier in a week to be killed in similar exchange of fire.
Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. (AFP/File)
December 29, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Up till now, Oman has managed to avoid the entanglement of complicated Gulf alliances and proxy wars.
Yemeni fighters loyal to Yemen's exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, drive a tank during clashes with Shia Houthi rebels in the country's third-city of Taiz on December 19, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad al-Basha)
December 24, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
AQAP and Daesh have carried out several attacks further destabilizing Yemen.
National Public Radio (NPR) photojournalist David Gilkey and Afghan journalist and interpreter Zabihullah Tamanna (L) pictured in Afghanistan on June 2, 2016. (AFP/File)
December 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Nearly all of those killed were local journalists, rather than foreign correspondents.
A Yemeni man inspects the damage on a street following clashes on November 22, 2016 in Taez. (AFP/Ahmad Al Bashar)
December 18, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Many others were also injured in the incident that took place at al-Solban base in the al-Arish district of northeastern Aden, on Sunday.
Yemeni supporters of Shiite Huthi rebels demonstrate to support the new government, that they formed, on December 6, 2016 in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Abdel Rahman Abdallah)
December 16, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The bomber detonated his explosives in a market.
The establishment of a rival government may complicate the prospects of a political settlement in Yemen. (AFP/Ahmad Al-Basha)
December 11, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Yemeni lawmakers overwhelmingly endorsed the new administration that was formed by the Houthi Ansarullah movement and its allies late last month.
Emergency workers put out a fire from a car bomb in Aden in May 2016. (AFP/File)
December 10, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The landmine struck a military vehicle northwest of Aden.
Yemeni fishermen push a boat to shore in the southern city of Mukalla in Yemen's Hadramawt Province on November 9, 2015. (AFP/File)
December 07, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The boat went missing some 40 kilometers from remote Socotra Island five days ago, and that 60 Yemeni nationals are believed to have submerged
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.