Yemen

Yemen tribesmen kill 18 Houthi fighters in ambush - residents

SANAA - Armed tribesmen killed 18 Houthi fighters in an ambush in Yemen's central province of Ibb on Tuesday, residents said, in one of the deadliest ground attacks in over two months of war.

Yemen tribesmen kill 18 Houthi fighters in ambush - residents

SANAA - Armed tribesmen killed 18 Houthi fighters in an ambush in Yemen's central province of Ibb on Tuesday, residents said, in one of the deadliest ground attacks in over two months of war.

World, 02 Jun 2015

U.N. diplomat pushes to hold Yemen talks, Arab air strikes pound Houthis

SANAA - Efforts to coax Yemen's warring factions into talks have made some progress, officials said on Monday, as warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition mounted more air strikes on the country's dominant Houthi militia.

World, 01 Jun 2015

UPDATE 3-U.N. diplomat pushes to hold Yemen talks, Arab air strikes pound Houthis

* Aid groups warn of humanitarian crisis (Adds evacuation of U.S. and a Singaporean citizen from Yemen)

01 Jun 2015

France seeks to authenticate Yemen hostage video

PARIS - The French Foreign Ministry is trying to authenticate a video purporting to show a Frenchwoman taken hostage in Yemen appealing to President Francois Hollande to seek her release, an official said on Monday.

World, 01 Jun 2015

France seeks to authenticate Yemen hostage video

PARIS - The French Foreign Ministry is trying to authenticate a video purporting to show a Frenchwoman taken hostage in Yemen appealing to President Francois Hollande to seek her release, an official said on Monday.

World, 01 Jun 2015

Arab air strikes pound Houthi strongholds across Yemen

SANAA - Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition launched air strikes on Monday against Yemen's Houthi militia positions in the north, centre and south of the country, residents said.

World, 01 Jun 2015

Arab war planes bomb Yemen; exiles report U.S.-Houthi talks

DUBAI - Aircraft from a Saudi-led coalition bombed Yemen's Houthi outposts throughout the country on Sunday, residents said, while Yemen's government in exile said the militia was in talks with the United States in Oman.

Yemen's Houthis in talks with U.S.officials in Oman - Yemen gov't

DUBAI - Senior figures from Yemen's dominant Houthi group are holding talks with U.S. officials in Oman to advance efforts to resolve the conflict in Yemen, the Riyadh-based Yemeni government said on Sunday.

World, 31 May 2015

Fighters battle Houthis in Yemen's southern city of Aden

ADEN - Heavy fighting erupted in southern Yemen near Aden airport on Friday when local militia attacked Shi'ite Houthi rebels in a push to drive them from the district, residents and fighters said. | Video

World, 30 May 2015