Yemen Army, tribes clash with Shiite rebels

Shiite Huthi rebels clashed Monday with Yemeni army forces and loyalist tribes northeast of Sanaa as a UN envoy kept up mediation efforts, tribal sources said.

At least six dead in attacks on southern Yemen Army posts

Yemen, with help from the United States, is battling an insurgency by Islamist militants including members of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), which has also planned attacks on international airliners.

Nine killed as Yemen army, `Qaeda` clash near capital

Yemen`s military and al Qaeda suspects who fled an army offensive in the south clashed in a district near the capital on Sunday, killing six troops and three jihadists, security and tribal sources said.

25 killed in Yemen Army clashes with Shiite rebels: Medics

Eleven Yemeni soldiers and 14 Shiite Huthi rebels were killed Tuesday during clashes in a stronghold of the insurgents in the north of the country, medics said.

12 killed in `Qaeda attack`: Yemeni army

A suspected Al-Qaeda attack on an army post in Hadramawt province in southeast Yemen Fiday killed eight soldiers and four militants, military and local sources said.

20 dead as al Qaeda attacks Yemen army headquarters

Al Qaeda attacked a Yemeni army headquarters in a heavily patrolled district of Aden on Wednesday.

Yemen Army says 21 al Qaeda militants killed

Yemeni military officials said 21 al Qaeda militants have been killed in a southern province.

Army-Islamist clashes in southern Yemen; 25 killed

At least 25 people were killed on Monday when fighters from an al Qaeda-linked group attacked a military camp near the southern Yemen city of Lawdar.

Yemen Army split casts shadow over elections

Opposition leaders, keen to push on with the political transition, say the military standoff is itself temporary.

Yemen tribe hits base, Army kills 20 militants

The attack was the latest in a series of running battles between tribesmen in Arhab region and forces backing Yemeni President.

Fierce clashes between Yemen Army, tribesmen

Saleh, who has been in power since 1978, has been
receiving treatment in Saudi Arabia since June.

Yemen: 40 dead in clash between Army and tribes

The fighting in the Arhab region is one example of the wider security collapse across Yemen.

Yemen Army officers arrested for backing protest

Authorities in Yemen have moved
against military figures who defected from the camp of the
country`s embattled president to join the opposition,
arresting several officers today, according to a military

Two Qaeda members killed in clash with Yemen Army

A security official in Yemen says soldiers killed two suspected members of al Qaeda wanted by police and arrested a third in an exchange of fire at a highway checkpoint near the country`s Red Sea coast.

Yemen Army `suffers big losses` at hands of Shi’ite rebels

Shi’ite rebels killed 23 Yemeni soldiers in twin attacks in the northern mountains as tentative feelers to end six years of fighting faltered, tribal and rebel sources said on Saturday.

Yemen army and Shiite rebels clash near Saudi border

Yemeni armed forces and Zaidi Shiite
rebels fought a fierce battle on Monday in the rugged Malahidh
area near the border with Saudi Arabia, an army spokesman said
in Sanaa.

Yemen Army kills 17 Shi’ite rebels: Local official

Yemeni troops killed 17 Shi’ite rebels in overnight clashes in the rugged mountainous north as the Army stepped up its all-out offensive, the official Saba
news agency reported on Thursday.