Yemen

Yemen government raises prospect of truce, air strikes kill over 40

DUBAI/ADEN - Yemen's exiled government said on Monday it expects a deal shortly on a humanitarian ceasefire that would run through the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday later this month, as air strikes by Saudi-led warplanes killed more than 40 people. | Video

UPDATE 3-Yemen government raises prospect of truce, air strikes kill over 40

* Exiled govt wants Houthis to quit cities, allow supplies in

10:17pm IST

Yemen forfeit World Cup qualifier over ineligible player

ZURICH - Yemen have forfeited their World Cup qualifier against North Korea, a match they made a Herculean effort to take part in, after fielding an ineligible player, FIFA said on Monday.

7:10pm IST

Saudi-led strikes on Yemen hit party HQ of Houthi ally Saleh

SANAA - Saudi-led air raids pounded the Sanaa headquarters of Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh's General People's Congress party late on Sunday, killing and wounding several people, witnesses and a party official said.

World, 12:29pm IST

Saudi-led strikes kill 30 in northern Yemen, Houthis say

SANAA - Air strikes by Saudi-led forces killed 30 civilians in an attack on a market in northern Yemen on Sunday, the Houthi-run news agency Saba said, as U.N. mediators pushed for a humanitarian pause in fighting that has killed nearly 3,000 since March.

World, 05 Jul 2015

Yemen's Houthis say Ramadan humanitarian pause under discussion

SANAA - Yemen's dominant Houthi movement said on Saturday a pause in fighting to last until the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan was under discussion with the United Nations to allow for deliveries of humanitarian aid.

World, 04 Jul 2015

Yemen's Houthis attack Saudi Arabia's Najran and Jizan

CAIRO - Yemen's dominant Houthi group and its army allies said on Saturday it had shelled various areas in Saudi Arabia's Jizan and Najran, killing and wounding several soldiers.

World, 04 Jul 2015

Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen cities kill 16 - Houthis

SANAA - Saudi-led air strikes killed at least 16 people in Yemen on Friday, the country's dominant Houthi militia said, and the European Union and United States appealed for a pause in the war to enable aid deliveries to stricken civilians. | Video

World, 04 Jul 2015

Yemen's Houthis attack Saudi Arabia's Najran and Jizan

CAIRO, July 4 - Yemen's dominant Houthi group and its army allies said on Saturday it had shelled various areas in Saudi Arabia's Jizan and Najran, killing and wounding several soldiers.

04 Jul 2015

Drone attack on al Qaeda in Yemen kills four -witnesses

SANAA - A drone attacked an army base held by al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in southeastern Yemen in the early hours of Friday, killing four suspected militants, witnesses said.

World, 03 Jul 2015