Yemen Cholera Cases Reach One Million

The number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen has reached one million, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) says. At least 2,226 people…

Surprise Talks between UAE and Yemen’s Muslim-Brotherhood

Mohammed al-Yadomi, the head of an influential Yemeni party, was attending a summit on Jerusalem in Istanbul on Wednesday when he was summoned to the…

From Cholera to Diphtheria, Shattered Health System Battles a New Threat

Cases of cholera may have declined in Yemen, but the ongoing war and blockade are creating a new threat to public health as a suspected diphtheria outbreak takes…

Yemen After Saleh: A Political Power Vacuum

  Ali Abdullah Saleh, former president of Yemen who served for 33 years, was killed by former allies belonging to the Iranian-backed Houthi insurgent group….

Yemen’s Former Leader Ali Abdullah Saleh ‘killed’ by Hothis

Reports from Yemen say ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed in fighting with his former allies. Media controlled by the rebel Houthi movement quoted…

Yemen’s Saleh says ready for ‘new page’ with Saudi-led coalition

Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh said on Saturday he was ready for a “new page” in relations with the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen…

Infighting Erupts among Houthis-Saleh Alliance in Yemen

Four supporters of Yemen’s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh were killed in clashes with their supposed allies from the Houthi moveme/nt in the center of…

The War in Yemen, Saudi-led Alliance is Blacklisted

The United Nations has listed the Saudi-led Arab coalition in Yemen on its annual blacklist

Blockade pushes Yemen toward ‘worst famine in decades’

The UN’s humanitarian chief has sent a chilling warning that Yemen is facing the world’s worst famine in decades in which millions could die, if…

Houthis Targeted Riyadh with a Ballistic Missile

Yemeni rebels on Saturday targeted an airport in Saudi Arabia’s capital with a ballistic missile, according to Yemen’s Houthi-controlled Defense Ministry. But the missile was…

Saudi-led Air-Strike ‘Kills 26 at Saada Market’

A suspected Saudi-led coalition air strike has killed at least 26 people in rebel-held northern Yemen, medics and local officials say. Warplanes are reported to…

UN moves to blacklist Saudi coalition for violations against children in Yemen

From The Guardian, October 4, 2017, by Karen McVeigh. Recognition of efforts to improve child protection branded a sop by campaigners as Saudi-led coalition accused of…