Gulf Times - Yemen
Two killed in air strike on Yemen film set

Two killed in air strike on Yemen film set

An air raid struck the set of a rebel TV series in Yemen on Thursday, killing at least two people, a security source and a rights activist said.

Saudi says it intercepts Houthi missiles in Riyadh and southern cities

Saudi says it intercepts Houthi missiles in Riyadh and southern cities

Saudi Arabia's air defence forces intercepted at least three ballistic missiles fired at Saudi cities by Yemen's Houthis, who claimed to have targeted the defence ministry in Riyadh and a Saudi Aramco distribution facility in Najran on Wednesday.

Missile downed near Yemen border: Saudi-led coalition

Missile downed near Yemen border: Saudi-led coalition

Aramco said its facilities in Jizan, in southwestern Saudi Arabia, were "intact" and operating normally, after pictures were posted on social media of a fire sparked by a missile attack.

Qatar pledges $20mn to ease humanitarian crisis in Yemen

Qatar pledges $20mn to ease humanitarian crisis in Yemen

The State of Qatar, represented by Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) pledged $20 mn in financial support to alleviate the humanitarian suffering of the brotherly Yemeni people.

Saudi oil tanker hit in Houthi attack off Yemen

Saudi oil tanker hit in Houthi attack off Yemen

Yemen's Houthis hit a Saudi oil tanker in the Red Sea off the main port city of Hodeidah, the Saudi-led coalition that is fighting the Iran-aligned group in Yemen said on Tuesday.

United Nations launches $3bn Yemen funding drive

United Nations launches $3bn Yemen funding drive

The United Nations asked donors on Tuesday for nearly $3bn to help an estimated 13 million people who urgently need aid in war-ravaged Yemen.

'Several children' among dead in air strike on Yemeni port: UN

'Several children' among dead in air strike on Yemeni port: UN

The statement described the attack as "one of the deadliest attacks on children since the conflict in Yemen escalated in March 2015".

Yemen rebel strike claims first civilian casualty in Riyadh

Yemen rebel strike claims first civilian casualty in Riyadh

Witnesses said a burning shrapnel pierced through the low-slung building in Riyadh's Um Al-Hammam district, killing Ahmed, a 38-year-old father of two, just before midnight.

Yemen rebels stage show of force after missile attacks

Yemen rebels stage show of force after missile attacks

A Saudi-led military coalition intervened in Yemen on March 26, 2015 to try to restore the government of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi.

Bomb attack on military kitchen in Yemen kills four

Bomb attack on military kitchen in Yemen kills four

It was the second attack of its kind targeting security forces in the city, where UAE forces from the Saudi-led coalition that has been operating in Yemen since 2015 hold sway.

Air strike kills 6 family members in Yemen: witnesses

Air strike kills 6 family members in Yemen: witnesses

The Saudi-led coalition is the only force known to carry out air strikes on Houthi rebel-held territory and has previously admitted to "erroneous" strikes that caused civilian casualties.

Saudi-led friendly fire kills 6 Yemen troops

Saudi-led friendly fire kills 6 Yemen troops

A Saudi-led air strike killed at least six allied Yemeni soldiers on Monday in friendly fire attacks on their base 50 kilometres (30 miles) east of Sanaa, a military source said.