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11 killed, over 50 injured in Saudi airstrikes: Yemen officials

The officials said many managed to escape, but dozens remain buried under the rubble.

45 dead, 286 injured in Saudi-led airstrikes on Yemen police headquarters

Witnesses said jets also bombed a naval base in the western Hodeida province controlled by the Houthis.


A look at nations involved in Saudi-led airstrikes on Yemen

Here's a look at the Sunni Arab countries involved in the fighting so far, as well as others offering material support or backing the operation.

Saudi Arabia says 5-day ceasefire in Yemen will start May 12

At a news conference with John Kerry, Saudi Foreign Minister said the halt in fighting would start next Tuesday.

Pakistani lawmakers vote to stay out of Yemen conflict

Pakistani lawmakers unanimously voted that "Pakistan should maintain neutrality in the Yemen conflict".

Senior Yemeni Sunni leaders abducted by Shiite rebels

The Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, have been joined by security forces loyal to the ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh.


Yemen President Abdel Rabbo Mansour Hadi calls Shiite rebels 'stooges of Iran'

The comment came at an Arab summit largely focusing on the chaos there caused by the advance of the rebels, known as Houthis.

Shiite rebels call for Yemen offensive; US troops evacuate

The turmoil comes as Yemen battles al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, the target of the drone program.

Twin bombings target Yemeni Shiite rebels, killing 8

A second explosion was caused by a bomb placed near a window.

Four killed in Yemen forces' clash with Shiite rebels

Huthis have fought the central government in Sanaa for years, complaining of marginalisation under former president Ali Abdullah Saleh.