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Yemen pro-govt forces seize Hodeida airport from rebels

Yemen pro-govt forces seize Hodeida airport from rebels

The airport is disused but housed a major rebel base just inland from the coast road into the city from the south.

Fears in Yemen after UN ceasefire efforts fizzle

Fears in Yemen after UN ceasefire efforts fizzle

Houthi rebels said the talks had failed, and the head of their unofficial government rejected a ceasefire under current conditions.

Clashes flare near Yemen's flashpoint Hodeida

Clashes flare near Yemen's flashpoint Hodeida

More than 70% of Yemeni imports pass through the docks of Hodeida port, controlled by the country's Houthi rebels.

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.

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.

Russia suspends diplomatic presence in Yemen

Russia suspends diplomatic presence in Yemen

Russia has halted its diplomatic presence in Yemen and its embassy staff have left the country amid the deepening conflict between the government and Houthi rebels, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday.

Saudi-led coalition intensifies air strikes after Saleh's death

Saudi-led coalition intensifies air strikes after Saleh's death

Saudi Arabia and its allies struck a day after Saleh's son vowed to lead a campaign against the Iran-aligned Houthis.

Arab League chief condemns Houthis for 'assassinating' Saleh

Arab League chief condemns Houthis for 'assassinating' Saleh

The head of the Arab League warned that Saleh's killing following the collapse of his uneasy alliance with the rebels threatens an "explosion in the security situation" in the war-ravaged country.

Yemen rattled by air raids as clashes spread

Yemen rattled by air raids as clashes spread

The strikes appeared to hit targets near Sanaa International Airport and the interior ministry, both under the control of the Iran-backed Houthi rebels, according to residents and a source inside the airport.

Yemen rebel ballistic missile 'hits target' in Saudi: Houthi TV

Yemen rebel ballistic missile 'hits target' in Saudi: Houthi TV

Yemen's Houthi rebels said Thursday they fired a ballistic missile at Saudi Arabia and hit a military target, in the second such attack this month, after threatening to retaliate over a crippling blockade.

Thousands will die unless Saudi lifts Yemen blockade: UN

Thousands will die unless Saudi lifts Yemen blockade: UN

The stark warning from World Health Organisation, Unicef and World Food Programme came 10 days after the Saudi-led military coalition shut down Yemen's sea and air ports.

UN urges Saudi coalition to end Yemen aid blockade

UN urges Saudi coalition to end Yemen aid blockade

Relief supplies into Yemen have been blocked since the coalition sealed off the country's borders following a missile attack by Yemen's Houthi rebels that was intercepted near Riyadh airport.