September 05, 2021 10:27 am
Saudi Arabia is mired in a yearslong, deadlocked war backing Yemen's toppled government against the Iranian-backed Houthis.
January 11, 2021 10:40 am
The decision to blacklist the Iran-aligned group comes as the administration of President-elect Joe Biden prepares to take over from the Trump administration on January 20.
June 22, 2018 7:01 am
Earlier on Thursday, Houthi spokesman Mohammed Abdelsalam highlighted the group's "positivity in dealing with the United Nations about the port's revenues," but criticized the Saudi-led coalition, whose aim he said was to "destroy Yemen."
June 15, 2018 10:39 pm
Yemen's internal splits have festered for years. North and south Yemen united into a single state in 1990, but separatists in the south tried to secede from the pro-union north in 1994.
July 29, 2017 11:43 am
The coalition forces set up the ambush after getting intelligence that the Houthi militants and forces loyal to former President Ali Abdullah Saleh were mobilising in the region near the Saudi border.
February 04, 2016 2:41 pm
One strike killed six men in a car travelling in al Rawda city in Shabwa province, a remote desert area where al Qaeda militants are believed to be operating. The province has been targeted by drone strikes this year.
August 04, 2015 4:57 pm
The base was taken by the rebels when the conflict intensified in the spring and was their main encampment in the country's south.
July 27, 2015 9:22 am
Airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition targeting Shiite rebels and their allies struck several Yemeni cities, with combat raging near the strategic Bab el-Mandeb strait despite a declared truce.
July 25, 2015 1:34 pm
A coalition of Arab states, led by Saudi Arabia, has been bombarding Iran-allied Houthi forces in Yemen since late March in a bid to reinstate President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.
May 17, 2015 3:14 pm
Iran-backed Houthis want to have peace talks in Yemen and not in Saudi capital.