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…

Yemen: How Europe Kowtows to America

From The Globalist, September 13, 2017, by Michael J. Brenner. European leaders either follow obediently in America’s wake or hold their tongues.       Yemen’s civil conflict…

18 Yemeni Rebels Killed Near Saudi Border: army

From  Gulf News, October 20, 2017. Yemeni army officers said loyalist forces had managed to wrest control of several rebel-held towns Image Credit: AFP Saudi…

Leaders ‘not interested’ in Finding Solution to Yemen Crisis, UN Envoy Tells Security Council

From UN News Center, October 10, 2017.  UN Security Council meets with Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed. The Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Yemen to…

Special Report: In blocking arms to Yemen, Saudi Arabia squeezes a starving population

From Reuters, October 11, 2017, by Selam Gebrekidan and Jonathan Saul. DJIBOUTI (Reuters) – Late last year, the Kota Nazar, a Singaporean ship with 636 containers of…

What Effect will Saleh-Houthi Dispute have on Yemen?

From  Aljazeera, October 11, 2017, by Saba Aziz. Tensions between the Houthis and Saleh’s GPC party have risen in recent weeks after rival rallies in…