Gulf Times - Aden
Houthis ask former Aden governor to form government

Houthis ask former Aden governor to form government

Yemen's higher political council, which was formed by the armed Houthi movement and supporters of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, has appointed Abdulaziz bin Habtoor to form a national salvation government, Saba news agency said on Sunday.

Suspected jihadists kill 3 Yemeni soldiers

Suspected jihadists kill 3 Yemeni soldiers

Islamist suspects killed three Yemeni soldiers in two separate shootings in the south on Sunday, officials said, the latest in a spate of attacks on security forces.

IS-claimed bombing against Yemen recruits kills 60

IS-claimed bombing against Yemen recruits kills 60

A suicide car bombing claimed by the Islamic State group killed at least 60 people Monday at an army recruitment centre in Aden, in the latest jihadist attack to hit the Yemeni city.

Governor of Aden survives car bomb attack

Governor of Aden survives car bomb attack

The governor of the southern Yemeni city of Aden survived a car bomb attack targeting his convoy on Friday, security officials and eyewitnesses said.

Six soldiers killed in double suicide bombing in Yemen's Aden

Six soldiers killed in double suicide bombing in Yemen's Aden

At least six Yemeni troops were killed and dozens were wounded on Wednesday when two suicide bombers blew up their cars at a military base in the southern city of Aden, security sources said.

Suicide bomber kills 4 Yemen troops near Aden airport

Suicide bomber kills 4 Yemen troops near Aden airport

Four Yemeni soldiers were killed in a Sunday suicide attack on a checkpoint near the international airport in second city Aden, home to a growing jihadist presence, a security official said.

Qaeda fighters ousted from south Yemen town: security

Qaeda fighters ousted from south Yemen town: security

Pro-government forces expelled Al-Qaeda fighters from a provincial capital close to Yemen's second city of Aden on Friday, security officials said.

Suicide bomber kills 5 Yemen army recruits in Aden

Suicide bomber kills 5 Yemen army recruits in Aden

A suicide bomber suspected of belonging to Al-Qaeda killed five Yemeni soldiers when he detonated his explosive belt among army recruits in Aden, a security official said.

UAE plane crashes in Yemen due to technical fault, pilots killed

UAE plane crashes in Yemen due to technical fault, pilots killed

Two pilots died when a United Arab Emirates Mirage plane crashed in Yemen on Monday due to a technical fault while conducting military operations for the Saudi-led alliance, the coalition said in a statement.

Clashes between jihadists, Yemeni forces kill 19

Clashes between jihadists, Yemeni forces kill 19

At least 17 suspected Al-Qaeda members and two policemen have been killed in two days of clashes in Yemen's Aden, the southern city serving as the government's temporary base ...

16 dead in gun attack on Yemen care home

16 dead in gun attack on Yemen care home

At least 16 people, including four Indian nurses, were killed when gunmen opened fire Friday at an elderly care home in Yemen's main southern city of Aden, security officials said

Suicide bomber kills four in Yemen's Aden city

Suicide bomber kills four in Yemen's Aden city

A suicide bomber killed four soldiers on Monday when he rammed a car laden with explosives into a military checkpoint in Aden, residents and a security official said.