Gulf Times - Yemen
HRW accuses Saudi Arabia of repression despite reforms

HRW accuses Saudi Arabia of repression despite reforms

In its World Report 2018, which reviews human rights practices in more than 90 countries, the rights group reported it had documented 87 unlawful attacks by the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen.

Saudi Arabia intercepts new Yemen rebel missile attack

Saudi Arabia intercepts new Yemen rebel missile attack

Saudi Arabia said Wednesday it had intercepted a fresh missile attack by Yemeni rebels on the south of the kingdom and renewed its accusations that arch-foe Iran had armed them.

Yemen rebels threaten ships in Red Sea over blockade

Yemen rebels threaten ships in Red Sea over blockade

Yemen's rebels have threatened to block traffic across the Red Sea unless a blockade by a regional military alliance is lifted, prompting fresh accusations Tuesday of "terrorism" by their rivals.

QFFD, Unicef sign pact to combat cholera in Yemen

QFFD, Unicef sign pact to combat cholera in Yemen

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) signed a $5mn co-operation agreement with Unicef as a response to the latter’s call for the prevention and treatment of acute watery diarrhea and cholera in Yemen.

Yemeni party names new leader after Saleh killed

Yemeni party names new leader after Saleh killed

The party of former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh named a new leader on Sunday after he was killed last month by the Iran-aligned Houthi movement his one-time allies in the country's civil war.

Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile near Yemen border

Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile near Yemen border

The Houthi rebels, locked in a war against Yemen's Saudi-backed government, said they had fired a missile at the kingdom's southwestern province of Najran in a statement tweeted by their Al-Masirah television channel.

Saudi-led strikes on Yemen kill dozens: medics

Saudi-led strikes on Yemen kill dozens: medics

Saudi-led air strikes have killed dozens of rebels and civilians in the past 24 hours in Yemen's flashpoint province of Hodeida, medical sources said on Thursday.

Saudi-led air raids kill 68 Yemen civilians in one day: UN

Saudi-led air raids kill 68 Yemen civilians in one day: UN

Sixty-eight Yemeni civilians were killed in two separate air raids by the Saudi-led Arab coalition in one day, the UN humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen Jamie McGoldrick said on Thursday.

Saudi-led strikes on Yemen market kills 14 civilians

Saudi-led strikes on Yemen market kills 14 civilians

Saudi-led air strikes killed 14 civilians in a village market near Yemen's battleground third city Taez as a nearly three-year bombing campaign intensified, an official and medics said on Wednesday.

Dozens killed in fresh Yemen air strikes, clashes

Dozens killed in fresh Yemen air strikes, clashes

Fresh air strikes and clashes in Yemen have killed over 60 fighters as Saudi-backed pro-government forces push an offensive against Houthi rebels, security and medical sources said Monday.

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Suspected cholera cases in Yemen hit one million - ICRC

Suspected cholera cases in Yemen hit one million - ICRC

Yemen's cholera epidemic has reached one million suspected cases, the International Committee of the Red Cross said on Thursday, with war leaving more than 80 percent of the population short of food, fuel, clean water and access to healthcare.