Dubbed the “Manhattan of the desert” for its centuries-old skyscrapers, Yemen’s ancient city of Shibam escaped damage in the civil war – but faces collapse from disrepair amid rains and floods.
Two captive Americans were freed Wednesday in Yemen as more than 200 supporters of the country’s Huthi rebels were allowed to return home, in an apparent swap involving Saudi Arabia and Oman.
The Saudi-led military coalition on Monday rejected Yemen separatists’ declaration of self-rule over the country’s south and demanded “an end to any escalatory actions”.
Sixteen crew members, including two South Koreans, who were held when their three vessels were seized by Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthi rebels at the weekend have been freed, Seoul’s foreign ministry said Wednesday.
Southern Yemeni separatists withdrew on Saturday from some government buildings in Aden that they seized last week but held on to military camps that give them control over the southern port, interim seat of Yemen’s ousted Saudi-backed government.
The US to end its support for the Saudi Arabia-led coalition in the war in Yemen.
The UN steps up its battle against starvation in Yemen with a UJS$32 million aid.
The UN envoy to Yemen is in the rebel-held Sanaa to cement the fragile ceasefire.
A strain of cholera causing an epidemic in Yemen came from eastern Africa.
Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Djibouti, Yemen and Sudan start naval drills.
Yemen’s rival forces have traded accusations of breaching a UN-brokered ceasefire.
Ceasefire agreement with the Houthi rebels went into effect at midnight.
US Senate calls for an end to US military support for the war in Yemen.
Iran says it fully supports the UN’s mission to pursue a political solution in Yemen.
Authorities in the Houthi-held Sanaa are sterilising water supplies at wells.
Yemen’s Houthi says it was halting drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia.
A civil war between Houthi rebels and a Saudi-backed government has led to spiraling food prices. DW’s Nicolas Martin writes that as more people face starvation, aid groups warn the crisis could trigger the world’s worst famine in 100 years.
Air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthi group in Yemen killed at least 10 civilians in Hodeidah province.
Saudi Arabia says it is working hard to correct mistaken military targeting in Yemen.
Yemenis file into a makeshift cinema for the first time since fighting broke out in their city of Aden more than three years ago – and watch some of their own story reflected back at them on the projector screen.
33 African migrants drown off the eastern coast of Yemen after smugglers operating the boat forced the passengers into sea.
Thousands of mourners bury dozens of children killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike.
The UAE extends compulsory military service for Emirati men from 12 to 16 months.
Yemen’s Houthis deploye additional forces in the main port city of Hodeidah.
A top adviser says Tehran would not accept any change to its nuclear deal.
Tens of thousands of Huthi rebel supporters demonstrated in Yemen’s capital to mark three years of war.
Food security of 124 million people worldwide was under threat last year, says UN.
A federal judge partially blocks Trump’s newest restrictions on refugee admissions.
Yemen’s rebel-controlled interior ministry yesterday announced the “killing” of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh.
United Nations warns without aid, Yemen famine will cause “millions of victims”.