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Missile attack on Yemen army base in Marib kills seven

Missile attack on Yemen army base in Marib kills seven

Houthi fighters in Yemen fired missiles at a military base of the Saudi-backed government in Marib province, northeast of the capital Sanaa, on Tuesday, killing seven people including relatives of the chief of staff, three military sources said.

Yemen declares Aden an "infested" city as coronavirus spreads, clashes erupt

Yemen declares Aden an "infested" city as coronavirus spreads, clashes erupt

Yemeni authorities declared Aden, interim seat of the Saudi-backed government, an "infested" city on Monday after the number of coronavirus cases there jumped and clashes erupted elsewhere in the south between separatists and government forces.

Yemen records first coronavirus case in Taiz province as virus spreads

Yemen records first coronavirus case in Taiz province as virus spreads

Yemen reported the spread of novel coronavirus to a third province late on Friday, raising the number of diagnosed infections to seven with two deaths in one of the world's most vulnerable countries.

Separatist group in Yemen announces self-rule in country's south

Separatist group in Yemen announces self-rule in country's south

Yemen's separatist Southern Transitional Council (STC) early on Sunday announced it would establish self-rule in regions under their control, which the Saudi-backed government warned would have "catastrophic consequences".

Air strikes hit Houthi-held Yemeni capital Sanaa

Air strikes hit Houthi-held Yemeni capital Sanaa

The Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthi group in Yemen carried out several air strikes on Monday on the capital Sanaa, witnesses said.

Yemen's air strikes 'kill 31 civilians' after Saudi jet crash

Yemen's air strikes 'kill 31 civilians' after Saudi jet crash

Yemen’s Houthi movement accused the Saudi-led coalition of carrying out retaliatory air strikes on Saturday that killed at least 30 people including civilians, in the latest flare-up of a five-year war.

Saudi fighter jet crashes in Yemen: coalition

Saudi fighter jet crashes in Yemen: coalition

A Saudi fighter jet crashed in conflict-torn Yemen, the Riyadh-led military coalition said Saturday, as the Houthi rebels said they downed the plane.

First UN 'mercy flight' leaves Yemen's rebel-held Sanaa

First UN 'mercy flight' leaves Yemen's rebel-held Sanaa

Yemeni children in critical need of medical care were evacuated Monday from the rebel-held capital Sanaa, in what the United Nations hopes will be the first of more mercy flights.

More than 80 soldiers killed in Yemen missile, drone attack

More than 80 soldiers killed in Yemen missile, drone attack

More than 80 Yemeni soldiers have been killed and scores injured in a missile and drone attack blamed on Houthi rebels in central Yemen, medical and military sources said Sunday.

Blast hits military parade in Yemen, at least six dead

Blast hits military parade in Yemen, at least six dead

A missile fired by the Iran-aligned Houthi group struck a military parade in Yemen's town of al-Dhalea, killing at least six people and injuring others

Hassan scores a hat-trick in Qatar win over Yemen

Hassan scores a hat-trick in Qatar win over Yemen

Qatar roared back into the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup contention with a thumping 6-0 win over Yemen at the Khalifa International Stadium.

Yemen remains one of worst places to be a child: UNICEF

Yemen remains one of worst places to be a child: UNICEF

Despite historic gains made for children since the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) was adopted 30 years ago by the United Nations General Assembly, Yemen remains one of the worst places to be a child ...