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Supporters of the Houthi movement attend the funeral of senior Houthi leader Lutf al-Quhom (AFP/file)
June 26, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Pro-government forces launched a surprise attack on a Houthi location in north-western Al-Bayda’ province in central Yemen, local commander Mustafa Hussein al-Baydani told Anadolu Agency.
Members of al-Qaeda of the Arab Peninsula. (AFP/File)
June 24, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Residents in southern Yemen report an increase in al-Qaeda activity, driving around with anti-aircraft weaponry.
An aerial view of Yemen's al-Qaeda-held port city, Mukalla. (AFP/File)
June 23, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Two Daesh car bombs killed 13 Loyalist forces in the al-Qaeda-held port city of Mukalla.
A guard tower is seen at Guantanamo Bay military prison. (AFP/John Moore)
June 23, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
Abdel Malik Abdel Wahab al-Rahabi, held for 14 years without being charged of any crime, will be resettled in Montenegro.
The Yemeni curriculum will be taught in coordination with the Yemeni Ministry of Education, with educational materials transformed into computer and television resources. (Tumblr)
June 23, 2016 - 05:47 GMT
A successful distance-learning pilot program is being rolled out for Yemeni students in camps for the displaced inside Yemen and refugee camps in Djibouti, sponsored by the King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid.
A child walks through the rubble after an airstrike in Taiz, Yemen. (AFP/File)
June 22, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Mortar fire and clashes in central Yemen killed 13 people, including children, on Wednesday.
Yemeni children stand next to food rations that a local charity is distributing to families affected by the country's ongoing conflict during the fasting month of Ramadan on June 15, 2016 in an empoverished part of the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
June 22, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
A quarter of Yemen's population is at risk of famine, of which three million children are currently at risk of malnutrition.
Loyalist forces in Marib, Yemen. (AFP/File)
June 21, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Houthis fired a missile at the Loyalist-held Marib, but the missile was intercepted by Saudi-coalition forces.
Houthi fighters drive through the Yemeni capital Sanaa (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
June 21, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
On Tuesday, the fighters wrested control of the Jales Mountain near the al-And military base, which is under the control of Saudi mercenaries, and are moving toward the base.
Yemeni children demonstrate against the removal of the Saudi-led coalition from the United Nations annual child rights blacklist, in front of United Nations (UN) office in Sanaa, on June 15, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
June 16, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
The UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said troops could remain in Yemen for 'counter-terrorism' operations.
The UAE has sentenced 18 men over ties to the Yemeni Muslim Brotherhood, which is banned in the UAE and considered a
June 14, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The men were accused of fundraising and aiding the group, which is banned in the UAE.
Helicopters of the UAE armed forces fly during a military show at the opening of the International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre in the Emirati capital on February 22, 2015. (AFP)
June 14, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The pilot and copilot were killed after crashing during a military operation in Yemen.
A WFP ship bringing fuel supplies to Aden in July 2015. (Twitter)
June 12, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Some of Aden's power stations were close to shut down before the arrival of three ships carrying fuel.
The United States sold $20 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia in 2015 alone, according to Human Rights Watch. (Wikimedia Commons)
June 12, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Two US senators have introduced an amendment to the 2017 defense bill that looks to limit sales of US arms unless Saudi Arabia can take "all feasible precautions to reduce the killing of civilians and civilian facilities in Yemen".
Yemeni children displaced by the country's ongoing war play outdoors.  A recent UNICEF report says an average of at least 6 Yemeni children have been killed or injured every day since the start of the conflict in March 2015.  (AFP/File)
June 09, 2016 - 08:49 GMT
Days after the UN removed the Saudi-led coalition from its child rights blacklist, human rights groups are urging UN officials to reverse the decision, citing crimes against children in Yemen.
Houthi rebel fighters and supporters are seen at a rally in August 2015. (AFP/File)
June 08, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Taha Mahtouri was killed in a Saudi-led coalition airstrike in Yemen.