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Yemen: Car bomb hits Finance Ministry offices in Aden, 2 killed

The force of the blast shook the Khor Maksar area of Aden, the temporary capital of the internationally recognised government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.

Nov 29, 2017, 06:35 AM IST

Twenty five killed in Saudi air strikes on Yemen market: Health Official

At least 25 Yemenis were killed when Saudi-led coalition aircraft struck a market in the northern Saada province, a local health official said on Sunday.

Jun 18, 2017, 17:40 PM IST

Suspected al Qaeda militants attack Yemen army camp, 12 dead: Military Official

The assault near the town of Baddah in oil-producing Hadramout province came after a lull in attacks by the Islamist militant group.
 

Jun 12, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

Seven al Qaeda militants killed in Special Forces raid in Yemen - U.S. military

US forces killed seven AQAP militants through a combination of small-arms fire and precision air strikes.

May 23, 2017, 10:06 AM IST

Suicide bomber kills at least five soldiers in Yemen's Zinjibar

A suicide bomber killed at least five soldiers in an attack on a military camp in Yemen's southern city of Zinjibar.

Feb 24, 2017, 13:17 PM IST

Saudi-led coalition kills six civilians, wounds several in Yemen's Saada

The Saudi-led coalition killed at least six civilians and wounded several others in air strikes on Yemen`s northern province of Saada on Monday, residents and rescuers told Xinhua news agency.

Jan 03, 2017, 01:46 AM IST

12 killed in Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen

The victims were hit in the Akawah area, saying "it was the latest in a series of barbaric airstrikes targeting civilians by the US-backed Saudi air aggression."

Nov 23, 2016, 18:21 PM IST

Saudi-led strikes on Yemen detention centre killed 60

Saudi-led coalition air strikes on rebel-held security buildings in Yemen`s west, including a detention centre, killed 60 people, an official said on Sunday.

Oct 30, 2016, 10:34 AM IST

Bomb-laden car explodes near central bank in Yemen's Aden: Sources

A car laden with explosives blew up near the headquarters of Yemen`s central bank in the southern city of Aden on Saturday and five people were injured, local security sources said.

Oct 29, 2016, 15:02 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

UN sponsored Yemen peace talks begin in Kuwait

Talks aimed at ending Yemen`s war opened in Kuwait on Thursday, with Kuwait`s top diplomat appealing to both sides to "turn war into peace" after more than a year of conflict which has killed more than 6,200 people and caused a humanitarian crisis.

Apr 22, 2016, 02:35 AM IST

At least four killed in Islamic State attack in Yemeni port of Aden

A suicide bomber killed at least four people on Tuesday in an explosion in the southern Yemeni port of Aden targeting young army recruits, witnesses and a security source said, the second attack of its kind in two months.

Apr 13, 2016, 00:30 AM IST

Clashes erupt in Yemen hours before planned truce

Fighting broke out north of Yemen`s capital and in the centre of the country on Sunday, killing more than 20 people, hours before a planned halt to the fighting aimed at facilitating talks to end the year-long war.

Apr 11, 2016, 00:00 AM IST

Al Qaeda militants execute 15 Yemeni government soldiers

Al Qaeda militants in southern Yemen on Saturday seized and executed 15 soldiers loyal to President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, local officials and residents said.

Apr 09, 2016, 15:33 PM IST

Yemeni President dismisses Houthi concessions as 'manoeuvre'

Yemen's government dismissed as a "manoeuvre" on Thursday the Houthis' acceptance of a UN-sponsored peace plan and demanded that the Iran-backed group hand back territory it has seized since last year.

Oct 09, 2015, 10:53 AM IST

Saudi-led warplanes pound Yemen''s interior ministry in Sanaa

Aircraft from a Saudi-led coalition attacked Yemen`s interior ministry in the capital, Sanaa, late on Friday and launched several other raids on sites in the heart of the city, residents and other sources there said. 

Sep 19, 2015, 09:54 AM IST

UN envoy to meet Yemen government after it spurned peace talks

 The United Nations envoy to Yemen will return to Saudi Arabia to meet with members of the exiled Yemeni government after it pulled out of U.N.-mediated peace talks with its Houthi adversaries, the U.N. press office said on Monday.

Sep 14, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Exiled Yemeni government pulls out of planned peace talks

Yemen`s exiled government said on Sunday it would no longer attend UN-mediated peace talks with its adversaries the Houthis, dealing a big blow to efforts aimed at ending over five months of civil war.

Sep 13, 2015, 10:30 AM IST

Saudi-led coalition air strike kills 36 Yemeni civilians: Residents

  An air strike by a Saudi-led coalition killed 36 civilians working at a bottling plant in the northern Yemeni province of Hajjah on Sunday, residents said.

Aug 30, 2015, 16:24 PM IST

Anti-Houthi fighters score more gains in south Yemen

Fighters loyal to Yemen`s deposed president seized about 10 southern villages from Houthi forces on Tuesday, maintaining momentum in their offensive a day after capturing the country`s biggest air base, residents and loyalist sources said.

Aug 04, 2015, 23:17 PM IST