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Suicide bomber kills dozens in Yemen

An army base in southern Yemen was the target of a suicide bomber a few hours ago. The attack, which was intended to hit...

UNICEF: 900 Yemeni children killed in 2015

UN agency says Yemeni children bearing brunt of brutal conflict By Ali Owaida MARIB, Yemen – The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) said Monday that...

Yemen army, allies capture Houthi position in Al-Jawf

-Recent months have seen fierce clashes in Yemen's northern Al-Jawf province between pro-gov't forces and Shia Houthi rebelsby Mohamed al-Samei SANAA -...

Yemeni president replaces prime minister

State television reports that two new figures have been appointed as vice-president and prime minister SANAA – Media reports from Yemen say there has...

UN: 6 children are killed or injured every day in Yemen

UNICEF confirms 848 cases of child recruitment last year by all parties in conflict, UNICEF’s representative in Yemen saysGENEVA - Six children are...

Saudi-led anti-Houthi coalition announces prisoner swap

Freed Yemeni captives were detained in 'areas of military operations near Saudi border,' according to anti-Houthi coalitionBy Ahmed al-Masri RIYADH – A...

Yemen’s Saleh calls for holding talks with Riyadh

On first anniversary of Saudi-led intervention in Yemen, former president and Houthi ally appeals for dialogueBy Mohamed al-Samey SANAA – Ali Abdullah Saleh, Yemen’s...

Yemen factions agree to truce in April

UN Special Envoy says 5 issues to be discussed during peace talksNEW YORK - Warring parties in Yemen have agreed to a truce...

UPDATE – US hits al-Qaeda training camp in Yemen

Yemeni medical source says 26 al-Qaeda members killed and 27 others injured in strike WASHINGTON – The U.S. military has struck an al-Qaeda training...

US hits al-Qaeda training camp in Yemen

Pentagon says initial assesment shows dozens of al-Qaeda members were killed in strike ...

Yemen’s Houthis ready to hold talks with gov’t: Sources

Negotiations expected to be held in Kuwait later this month or in early AprilBy Mohamed al-Samei SANAA - Yemen’s Shia Houthi militant...

Pro-Hadi commander killed in Yemen’s Taiz: Local sources

Fighting continues to rage around central city of Taiz between forces loyal to country’s president and Shia Houthi militia By Mohamed al-Samei and Murad...

UPDATE – Two killed as Emirati warplane crashes in Yemen

UAE has 30 warplanes participating in anti-Houthi campaign, only second to Saudi Arabia, which has 100 planes*UPDATES WITH DEATH OF PILOTS. By Ahmed al-Masri...

Houthi leader hints at ‘understandings’ with Saudi Arabia

Last week, Saudi-led coalition announced prisoner swap deal with Shia group By Zakaria al-Kammali SANAA, Yemen – A prominent Houthi leader has...

UAE says warplane missing in Yemen

UAE has 30 warplanes participating in anti-Houthi campaignBy Ahmed al-Masri DUBAI – The United Arab Emirates announced Monday that one of its...