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Yemeni forces launch drone attack on warplane hangars at Najran airport

Yemeni armed forces have launched another retaliatory drone strike against an airport in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern Najran region, this time targeting hangars housing the regime’s warplanes. Yemen’s al-Masirah television network reported the counter-strike on Wednesday morning, without giving details about possible casualties or material damage. A day earlier, the network ...

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Chief Houthi negotiator meets British FM Hunt in Oman

Chief negotiator for Yemen’s popular Houthi Ansarullah movement Mohammed Abdul-Salam (R) meets British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in Oman’s capital city of Muscat, on March 1, 2019. (Photo by al-Masirah) Chief negotiator for Yemen’s popular Houthi Ansarullah movement Mohammed Abdul-Salam has met with British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in a rare ...

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9 Saudi soldiers killed in Yemeni fire on southern border posts

This image provided by Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement and published by the Al Jazeera news channel shows a military vehicle used by the Houthis to launch attacks on Saudi military positions south of the kingdom on February 16, 2019. At least nine Saudi soldiers have been killed in renewed wave ...

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2018 was disaster for Yemeni children with continuation of aggression, siege

The spokesman for the Yemeni Ministry of Public Health and Population said that 2018 was a terrifying nightmare for the children in Yemen where tens of thousands of them lost their lives for several reasons, including the direct bombing of the US-Saudi aerial aggression or indirect (siege and health effects ...

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A Civilian and his Son Killed in Hodeidah by US-Saudi Aggression

A civilian and his son were killed by artillery shelling on Altafssah area, in Hayis district, Hodiedah by US-Saudi mercenaries. The US-Saudi mercenaries continued their aggression by artillery shelling on Al-Zaafaran in Kilo-16 Area. According to Almasirah correspondent, a civilian was killed and three others were injured, including two women, ...

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Failure of Fragile Truce, in Hodiedah, will Come at Great Humanitarian Cost

Shaky ceasefire, in Hodiedah, continues to hold for its first day in effect, regardless of some violations in critical areas. The consequences if this truce collapses will be dire. The humanitarian situation, already the worst in the human history, will go beyond fixing. AS The UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy to ...

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UN: Truce in Yemen’s Hudaydah to Start Tuesday

The UN-brokered ceasefire in Yemen’s Hudaydah and its surroundings will start on Tuesday, a United Nations official said. Most Visited Top Stories UN: Truce in Yemen’s Hudaydah to Start Tuesday TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The UN-brokered ceasefire in Yemen’s Hudaydah and its surroundings will start on Tuesday, a United Nations official ...

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Ansarullah Movement Says Open to More Talks

“If we leave these consultations having made progress — progress in building confidence and finding a framework — we can hold a new round of talks” in the coming months, the spokesman and chief negotiator for the movement said on Sunday. Speaking on the sidelines of the talks that are ...

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Number of Yemenis in food crisis or emergency could hit 20mn, warns WFP

The UN food agency says more than 15 million people in Yemen are in food “crisis” or “emergency,” warning that the number could increase to 20 million without sustained food aid, as the brutal war imposed by Saudi Arabia on the impoverished nation nears its fourth anniversary. The World Food Programme (WFP), ...

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UN: Yemen on Brink of Major Catastrophe

Local Editor UN aid Chief Mark Lowcock has warned that Yemen is “on the brink of a major catastrophe”. Wrapping up his trip, Lowcock said conditions had deteriorated alarmingly since his last visit in October 2017. “In Aden, I met emaciated children so malnourished they could barely open their eyes,” ...

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