Tag: Yemen

Trump bypasses Congress to sell arms to Saudi, UAE

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has bypassed Congress to approve the sale of $8.1 billion worth of arms to Saudi…

Saudi Arabia downs explosive-laden drone from Yemen: coalition

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia on Thursday shot down a bomb-laden drone deployed by rebels in neighbouring Yemen to attack an airport…

Saudi media accuses Yemen rebels of missile fire at Makkah

RIYADH: Saudi-owned media accused Yemeni rebels Tuesday of targeting Islam's holiest city Mecca after Riyadh and its allies said they…

Houthi rebels to launch attacks at 300 Saudi facilities: reports

Sanaa [Yemen]: The Yemeni Shia Houthi rebels are planning to launch attacks at 300 critical infrastructure facilities in Saudi Arabia…

Saudi-led warplanes pound Yemen rebels after pipeline attack

Sanaa: Saudi-led coalition warplanes bombed Yemeni rebel targets including in the capital on Thursday following insurgent drone strikes on a…

12 killed in clashes in Yemen

Dhale [Yemen]: Clashes between Houthis and government forces left 12 dead in Yemen's Dhale province on Wednesday. Amongst the deceased,…

UN: Houthi withdrawal “in accordance with established plans”

Sanaa [Yemen]: The United Nations (UN) on Sunday said that first full day of the Houthi withdrawal from three ports…

Yemen government blasts rebel ‘deception’ over port pullout

Dubai: Yemen's government on Sunday accused rebels of a "policy of deception" after they announced a pullout from a string…

Yemen’s Houthis to withdraw from 3 key ports: UN

Sanaa [Yemen]: In a move that could pave the way for negotiations to move forward to end Yemen's four-year-old civil…

A Ramadan ‘full of mortar shells’ in Yemen

Khokha: Mohammad Abkar thought he would be home by the time Ramadan rolled around, but the Yemeni father of three…

Saudis dish out millions in Yemen aid amid global criticism

Midi, Yemen: Standing amid the bullet-pocked ruins of a once rebel-controlled Yemeni district, Saudi officials unveil their latest multi-million dollar…

Saudi-led coalition hits Yemen rebel drone site: spokesman

Riyadh: The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen raided a drone facility used by Huthi rebels at an airbase in the…

Saudi’s economic expansion offers new opportunities for India: Ambassador

HYDERABAD: With Saudi Arabia looking to diversify its economy, India's new ambassador to the kingdom, Dr. Ausaf Sayeed, believes this…

5 killed in heavy fighting in Yemen’s Taez: MSF

Dubai:Five people have been killed and dozens wounded in Yemen's third city of Taez, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said Tuesday…

Saudi coalition destroys Yemen rebels’ drone cave

Riyadh: The Saudi-led coalition launched an air raid Saturday on a cave in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, used by Huthi…

UAE hails ‘strategic’ Trump veto of Yemen war bill

Abu Dhabi: The United Arab Emirates on Wednesday hailed as "strategic" President Donald Trump's veto of a resolution from Congress…

UAE hails ‘strategic’ Trump veto of Yemen war bill

Abu Dhabi:The United Arab Emirates on Wednesday hailed as "strategic" President Donald Trump's veto of a resolution from Congress directing…

13 including 7 children died in explosion in Yemen

Sana: At least 13 people including seven children were killed on Sunday in a large explosion at a warehouse in…

Saudi, UAE offer $200 mn in Ramadan aid to Yemen

Riyadh:Saudi Arabia and the UAE, which lead a military coalition against the Huthi rebels in Yemen, offered Monday $200 million…

UN envoy with new plan to salvage Yemen peace deal

Sanaa:The UN Special Envoy Martin Griffiths arrived in Yemen's capital Sanaa on Sunday for crisis talks with Shia Houthi rebel…