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Saudi-led coalition says Hezbollah fighters killed in Yemen battles

Saudi-led coalition says Hezbollah fighters killed in Yemen battles

Forces backed by a Saudi-led coalition have killed eight members of Lebanon's Hezbollah group in Yemen in battles with the Iran-aligned Houthis, the coalition said on Monday.

Fighting moves closer to centre of Yemen's main port city

Fighting moves closer to centre of Yemen's main port city

Yemen's Houthis deployed additional forces in the main port city of Hodeidah on Sunday as a Saudi-led military coalition moved closer to the city centre in the largest offensive of the war, raising UN fears of a humanitarian catastrophe.

Saudi-led coalition captures large areas of Yemen's Hodeidah airport

Saudi-led coalition captures large areas of Yemen's Hodeidah airport

Arab coalition troops stormed the airport in Yemen's main port Hodeidah on Tuesday and captured large areas of the compound in battles with Iran-aligned Houthis, a Yemeni military source, the UAE news agency and local residents said.

Yemen rebel attack kills 12 soldiers south of Hodeida

Yemen rebel attack kills 12 soldiers south of Hodeida

A Yemeni rebel attack killed 12 soldiers south of the battleground Red Sea port city of Hodeida on Friday, military and medical sources said.

Arab states launch biggest assault of Yemen war with attack on main port

Arab states launch biggest assault of Yemen war with attack on main port

A Saudi-led alliance of Arab states launched an attack on Yemen's main port city on Wednesday in the largest battle of the war, aiming to bring the ruling Houthi movement to its knees at the risk of worsening the world's biggest humanitarian crisis.

UN aid boat attacked off Yemeni port of Hodeidah

UN aid boat attacked off Yemeni port of Hodeidah

The United Nations aid chief, Mark Lowcock, confirmed there had been an incident but said it was now over and everyone was safe.

Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 at Yemen wedding

Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 at Yemen wedding

Residents and medics told Reuters that 20 people attending the celebration were killed and at least 30 injured.

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 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 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.