Appeals to end Sanaa airport closure as it enters 2nd year

The coalition of Arab states forced the closure of Sanaa airport to all but very limited UN flights in August last year saying it was necessary to prevent arms smuggling.

Aug 09, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

46 Islamic State militants arrested in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Interior Ministry said on Sunday that it has arrested 46 Islamic State (IS) militants suspected to be behind a deadly suicide bombing attack on the Prophet`s Mosque in the holy city of Medina in the summer of 2016.

May 01, 2017, 09:20 AM IST

Yemen rebels claim attack on UAE military vessel

Yemeni rebels claimed they hit a vessel Saturday operated by the Emirati military, which is part of a Saudi-led coalition fighting in support of Yemen's government.

Oct 01, 2016, 19:41 PM IST

At least six Yemeni soldiers killed in suicide bombings near Mukalla

At least six Yemeni soldiers were killed on Monday when suicide bombers tried to ram vehicles laden with explosives through two military checkpoints near the city of Mukalla

Jul 18, 2016, 17:00 PM IST