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Syria rebels surrender heavy arms in Daraa city: State media

Syrian rebels in the southern city of Daraa were surrendering their heavy weapons to government forces today, state media said, under a deal brokered by regime ally Russia.

Jul 14, 2018, 17:18 PM IST

Saudi-led coalition airstrike kills 11 at Yemen wedding party

If confirmed, the Tuesday`s attack was the latest in a series of airstrikes that resulted in the deaths of civilians in Yemen. 

Jul 04, 2018, 06:24 AM IST

Houthis killed 200 prisoners, spread across Sanaa

The Houthis ambushed the homes of Saleh`s relatives and killed a few of his supporters and leading figures in his General People`s Congress (GPC) Party, Al Arabiya reported.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:17 PM IST

Toll in Sanaa fighting rises to 234 killed, 400 wounded: ICRC

Sanaa was quiet on Tuesday after five days of fighting that culminated in the death of ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:07 PM IST

Clashes erupt in Yemen capital after failed rebel talks, 3 killed

Clashes erupted in Yemen's capital on Friday, witnesses said, as talks between feuding rebel allies failed to broker a truce.

Dec 02, 2017, 05:54 AM IST

Thousands to gather in Yemen capital after rebel clashes

Thousands of Yemenis were expected to gather in Sanaa on Thursday after deadly clashes between the Huthi rebels and their allies sparked fears of further violence in the capital.

Nov 30, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Yemen rebel infighting in Sanaa leaves 14 dead: Medics

Clashes in Yemen's capital between Shiite Huthi rebels and loyalists of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh left 14 people dead on Thursday, medics and officials said.

Nov 30, 2017, 06:17 AM IST

Yemen air strike kills 12, including six children

An air strike on Yemen`s capital Sanaa on Friday killed 12 people including six children, rescuers told Reuters. 

Aug 25, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

Yemen cholera outbreak eases but alert continues: UNICEF

The cholera outbreak in Yemen, which has killed over 2,000 people, has started to recede but there was still no grounds for complacency regarding the health situation in the country, according to the Unicef.

Aug 18, 2017, 23:32 PM IST

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

Twelve including four children killed in airstrikes in Yemen's Houthi

An official news agency controlled by Yemen's Houthi rebels says 12 civilians have been killed in two airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition in a northern province.

Aug 04, 2017, 19:39 PM IST

23 Yemeni civilians killed in suspected Saudi-led coalition raid: Rebels

A suspected raid by the Saudi-led coalition intervening in Yemen killed 23 civilians on Wednesday, including women and children, near the southwestern city of Taez, Shiite Huthi rebels said.

May 17, 2017, 20:31 PM IST

Cholera outbreak in war-torn Yemen: State of emergency declared in Sanaa

Hospitals in the city, which is controlled by the Shia Houthi rebels, are crowded with cholera patients, the BBC quoted the Red Cross as saying.

May 15, 2017, 12:52 PM IST

Rebel missiles kill 26 Yemen soldiers in camp: Medics

Aden: A rebel missile attack killed at least 26 members of pro-government forces in a camp Friday east of the Yemeni capital Sanaa, hospital officials in the town of Marib said.

Mar 17, 2017, 21:34 PM IST

Attack hits mourners in Yemen, killing 9 women, 1 child: Residents

Warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition struck a house north of Yemen`s capital on Wednesday where mourners had gathered to offer condolences after a woman died, residents said, killing nine women and one child and injuring dozens.

Feb 16, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

Yemen tribesmen kill 13 Al-Qaeda fighters

Yemeni tribesmen on killed 13 Al-Qaeda fighters who had slipped back into a southern town hours after pulling out in the face of street protests, a security official said.

Feb 04, 2017, 15:40 PM IST

Yemen war claimed lives of 1,400 children, injured hundreds: United Nation

Nearly 1,400 children have been killed, hundreds more injured and many schools closed by the war in Yemen, the UN children`s fund said on Wednesday.

Jan 11, 2017, 17:36 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

Saudi-led coalition says it `wrongly targeted` Yemen funeral

The Saudi-led coalition battling Yemeni rebels said on Saturday that one of its warplanes had "wrongly targeted" a funeral in the capital Sanaa that killed more than 140 people, and announced disciplinary proceedings.

Oct 15, 2016, 16:42 PM IST