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Yemeni army special taskforce (Twitter)
September 25, 2018 - 13:38 GMT
Heavy Yemeni army special taskforce deployments along Hodeidah outskirts are missioned with pushing forward into the center of the coastal city and drive out coupist snipers.
Hodeidah port (Twitter)
September 25, 2018 - 11:15 GMT
The Arab coalition fighting in support of the legitimate Yemeni government said on Monday it has spotted Iranian military using spying devices to monitor ships crossing the Strait of Bab el-Mandeb.
Obama’s appalling decision seems to be one of his few policies that the Trump administration is - surprisingly - happy to carry on with. /AFP
September 25, 2018 - 10:26 GMT
Leaks have shown that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo renewed support to the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen after he was told withdrawing that support risked arms and commercial sales to Saudi Arabia and the UAE. This is the latest example of states backing down to Saudi will, now that Mohammed Bin Salman has made clear he will attack any party who expresses disagreement. Meanwhile, Yemenis continue to die, and no one will stand up to Riyadh.
Iranians scramble to the ground during the attack in Ahvaz, Iran (MORTEZA JABERIAN /AFP)
September 24, 2018 - 14:00 GMT
Saudi Arabian crown prince Mohammad bin Salman vowed to bright the attack Iran inside its own borders. The Ahvaz attack may be the first realization of that threat.
The United States Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley. (AFP/File)
September 24, 2018 - 11:03 GMT
Nikki Haley, advised Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to “look in the mirror” rather than blame the United States for an attack this weekend in Ahvaz province during an annual military parade that killed 25 people and wounded dozens more.
This picture taken on September 22, 2018 in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz shows an Iranian soldier carrying an ijured comrade at the scene of an attack on a military parade (AFP)
September 23, 2018 - 14:06 GMT
Iran has summoned UAE's charge d'affaires over “idiotic” remarks made by a senior Emirati official about a terrorist attack that left 25 people dead Saturday, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin (AFP)
September 23, 2018 - 12:26 GMT
Oman, Russia, Syria, and Turkey have condemned the attack on a military parade in Ahvaz, which killed and injured dozens, most of them from the Iranian Revolutionary Guards.
Time is running out for aid groups working in Yemen (Twitter)
September 22, 2018 - 15:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia is trying shut down a U.N.-backed war crimes investigation in Yemen, Human Rights Watch said on Friday, calling it a "blatant attempt to avoid scrutiny" of its conduct in the country.
Yemeni nationals protest against war (Shutterstock)
September 22, 2018 - 12:13 GMT
The U.N. on Friday called the humanitarian situation in Yemen "bleak" and said they are losing the battle against famine in the country.
Yemenis gather next to a water tank to collect water in an impoverished coastal village on the outskirts of the Yemeni port city of Hudaydah, on May 12, 2018. (AFP)
September 21, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
More than 76,000 families have fled Yemen’s western Al-Hudaydah province since June amid ongoing fighting between Houthi rebels and a Saudi-led military coalition, a UN humanitarian agency said Thursday.
Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States, Prince Khalid bin Salman. (AFP/File Photo)
September 20, 2018 - 09:52 GMT
Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States, Prince Khalid bin Salman, said the signing of the peace agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea is part of the kingdom’s foreign policy in establishing peace and stability.
MEK at Camp Ashraf (AFP/FILE)
September 19, 2018 - 12:56 GMT
The Iranian opposition group, the MEK have been radical student activists, guerrilla fighters, terrorists, a Saddamist milita, and a U.S. foreign policy tool. But are they a cult?
United Nations special envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths (AFP)
September 19, 2018 - 12:09 GMT
U.N. envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths concluded his visit to Sanaa after holding meetings with Houthi leaders on the possibility of resuming the Geneva talks after the previous round failed because the insurgent delegation did not attend.
Al-Ghufran Tribe (Twitter)
September 19, 2018 - 11:58 GMT
A delegation from the Al-Ghufran Tribe, one of the biggest tribes in Qatar, staged a protest Tuesday in front of the United Nations in Geneva to denounce the crimes of the Qatari regime who has revoked their nationality, displaced and tortured members of the tribe.
Muharram Mourning Ceremonies in Bahrain (Twitter)
September 19, 2018 - 11:04 GMT
Bahraini regime forces have stepped up their crackdown on Muharram mourning ceremonies, disrupting Shia Muslim gatherings and making arrests among clerics.
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September 19, 2018 - 10:06 GMT
A UK-based charity has expressed concerns about the humanitarian repercussions of renewed Saudi attacks on Yemen’s port city of Hudaydah, saying a total of 5.2 million children are at risk of famine amid the ongoing war in the country.