Saudi-led coalition airstrikes kill 22 civilians in northern Yemen

Air strikes by a Saudi-led coalition killed at least 22 civilians, including women and children, this week in a village in northern Yemen, the United Nations said. Medical sources quoted by the U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen said late on Monday that the attacks in Kushar district, in Hajja Province, killed 10 women and 12… Read More Saudi-led coalition airstrikes kill 22 civilians in northern Yemen

Saudi Arabia air forces intercept ballistic missiles over Riyadh

Saudi Arabia’s air defense forces intercepted two ballistic missiles launched by Yemen’s Houthi militia over Riyadh on Sunday, state-run al-Ikhbariya television said on Sunday. The attack is at least the sixth to target Riyadh since December. The Houthis’ al-Masira television said that rockets were aimed at Saudi defense ministry and other targets in the Saudi… Read More Saudi Arabia air forces intercept ballistic missiles over Riyadh

Iran, European powers make progress in talks to end Yemen crisis 

​Iran and European powers have made good progress in talks to end the conflict in Yemen as Tehran has shown itself willing to push for a ceasefire and ease the humanitarian crisis there, according to officials on both sides. The talks were launched in February as part of efforts to avert President Donald Trump’s decision… Read More Iran, European powers make progress in talks to end Yemen crisis 

Saudi Arabia military intercept ballistic missiles fired by Yemeni Houthi rebels 

​Saudi Arabia intercepted two ballistic missiles over its capital Riyadh on Wednesday that had been fired from Yemen, state media reported, after at least four blasts rocked the city centre. Yemen’s Iran-allied armed Houthi movement said it had launched the missiles at economic targets in the Saudi capital. There were no immediate reports of casualties… Read More Saudi Arabia military intercept ballistic missiles fired by Yemeni Houthi rebels 

Six dead as suicide bombers detonate explosives-filled car outside security camp in southern Yemen

Two suicide bombers detonated a car packed with explosives in Yemen’s southern city of Aden on Tuesday, killing at least six people, witnesses said. Dozens of other people, including civilians, were wounded in the attack, which occurred outside a camp used by a local security force organized by the Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen’s Houthi rebels.… Read More Six dead as suicide bombers detonate explosives-filled car outside security camp in southern Yemen