Yemen

September 29, 2014

Yemeni activists chant anti-Houthi slogans during a rally on Sept. 28 in Sana'a. Hundreds of Yemenis took to the streets demanding the departure of the Shiite rebels. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
14:01 GMT

A UN official said Houthis and their allies are in complete control of Sana'a as violence continued to flare.

A Yemeni boy walks past street art critical of U.S. drone attacks in the country (File/AFP)
13:14 GMT

Three children in Yemen were injured following a U.S. drone strike which killed three Al Qaeda militants in the northern province of Jawf.

At least 24 Houthis were injured in the attack, with three people in critical condition (File/AFP)
09:03 GMT

Seven people were killed and dozens injured after a car exploded near a Houthi controlled hospital in Yemen's northeastern province of Mareb.

September 28, 2014

A Yemeni supporter of Houthi rebels stands guard during a rally after the anti-government movement seized key state installations on Sept. 26. (AFP/ Mohammed Huwais)
06:55 GMT

Forces with links to Iran and Hezbollah are supporting Houthi rebels to boost their control of Yemen’s capital Sana’a, intelligence sources say.

September 25, 2014

An armed Houthi rebel child mans a checkpoint in Sana'a on Sept. 23, 2014. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
16:00 GMT

Several Iranian military personnel previously detained in Yemen’s national security headquarters have been released by Houthi rebels who are in control of most of the capital.

September 22, 2014

Armed Yemeni Shiite Huthi anti-government rebels add to growing insecurity in Sanaa (Mohammed Huwais/ AFP).
14:37 GMT

The `Friends of Yemen´ group, which includes Gulf Cooperation Council members, will meet in New York on 24 September 2014 following continued insecurity in Sanaa and Prime Minister Basindwa´s resignation on Sunday.

The security situation in Sanaa has disintegrated amid rising clashes between government and rebel forces. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT

Sources report Saudi warplanes have been deployed to Yemen at the request of Yemeni President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi.

September 21, 2014

Yemeni Prime Minister Mohammed Basindwa announced his resignation Sunday amid rebel surge in Sanaa (AFP/File)
21:02 GMT

Amid reports of rebel take-over in the capital, Yemeni Prime Minister Mohammed Basindwa resigned Sunday.

Despite a ceasefire agreement yesterday, shelling and clashes continued between government forces and Houthi rebels Sunday. (AFP/File)
18:33 GMT

Fierce shelling continued in Sanaa on Sunday as Houthi rebels moved in on a key army base.

September 20, 2014

Earlier Saturday, protesters attacked Yemen's state-run television building and engulfed it in flames. (AFP/File)
17:30 GMT

Renewed clashes broke out in Yemen's capital Saturday, killing five.

September 19, 2014

Government forces and Houthi rebels have engaged in fierce clashes over the last several months, prompting foreign flights to suspect travel to Sanaa on Friday. (AFP/File)
16:29 GMT

Amid bloody clashes and a shaky ceasefire agreement, foreign airlines suspended flights to the Yemeni capital on Friday.

Clashes between Houthis and government forces have killed 60 people in the last 48 hours. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT

A truce deal has been reached between Yemen's Houthi fighters and the army.

September 17, 2014

Yemen's Houthis have been staging mass protests in a bid to press President Hadi to step down. (AFP/File)
13:41 GMT

At least 65 Houthis have been killed in clashes in northern Yemen.

September 16, 2014

Yemen's Houthis have complained about being marginalized by the government (File/AFP)
13:17 GMT

Twenty-two people were killed in Yemen after clashes erupted between Houthi rebels and local Sunni tribesmen backed by the government.

September 15, 2014

Houthis have been holding demonstrations since August. (AFP/File)
17:41 GMT

Yemen's Houthis have suspended their ongoing negotiations with the government over alleged interference from foreign parties.