Yemen's President Hadi accuses UN envoy of siding with Houthis

In a letter sent to UN chief, Hadi says Martin Griffiths threatens ‘prospects for a solution’ to the conflict. Yemen’s internationally recognised president has accused the UN special envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, of siding with the country’s Houthi rebels. In a letter addressed to UN chief Antonio Guterres, Yemeni President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi accused Griffiths of undermining chances for […]

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Yemen's Houthis target Saudi installations: Reports

Houthi-run media says group targeted vital Saudi installations, but gave no details about the targets, time of attacks. A television station run by Yemen’s Houthi rebels said on Tuesday the Iran-aligned group had launched drone attacks on Saudi installations, without identifying the targets or time of the attacks. Saudi Arabia offered no immediate confirmation of the report, which comes a […]

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Yemen leader-in-exile Hadi returns for meeting of divided parliament

ADEN (Reuters) – Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, who lives in Saudi Arabia while rival Houthi forces control the capital Sanaa, made a rare visit to his country on Saturday for a meeting of the divided parliament in a loyalist southern province. In Sanaa, however, the Houthis have started to organize elections to fill 24 vacant seats in the same […]

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Saudi Arabia: Houthi missile attack kills Egyptian in Riyadh

One killed in Houthi missile attack on Riyadh, the first death due to projectiles fired to the city by Yemeni rebels. Saudi Arabia has announced its forces had intercepted a number of ballistic missiles fired by Houthi rebels towards several locations in the kingdom. A spokesperson for the Saudi-led coalition said in a statement that Saudi air defence intercepted seven […]

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Yemen's Houthis warn of further attacks against Saudi

A series of missiles were launched into neighbouring Saudi Arabia on Sunday night, killing one and injuring several others. Houthi fighters in northern Yemen have warned they will fire more missiles into Saudi Arabia, if the Saudis do not stop their bombing raids. On Sunday, the Houthis sent several rockets across the border, targeting the capital Riyadh. The incident is […]

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UAE-backed militia deports Yemenis from southern Yemen

‘Northerners’ have been driven from Aden city, videos and documents sent to Al Jazeera show. Nearly two dozen Yemenis have said they were beaten, tortured and arbitrarily held by militias affiliated with the United Arab Emirates in southern Yemen, then dumped hundreds of kilometres away in areas rife with violence and warned to never return. In a series of videos […]

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Southern Yemenis warn exclusion from U.N. peace talks could trigger new conflict

GENEVA (Reuters) – A separatist leader from south Yemen said a U.N.-mediated peace deal that fails to address the south’s wish for self-determination would be “dangerous” and could trigger a new conflict. In the war between the Iran-aligned Houthi movement and Yemen’s internationally recognized President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, southern forces form part of a Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthis. As […]

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Yemen's Houthis warn of further attacks against Saudi

A series of missiles were launched into neighbouring Saudi Arabia on Sunday night, killing one and injuring several others. Houthi fighters in northern Yemen have warned they will fire more missiles into Saudi Arabia, if the Saudis do not stop their bombing raids. On Sunday, the Houthis sent several rockets across the border, targeting the capital Riyadh. The incident is […]

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Peace deal in Yemen's main port hits snag as U.N. seeks aid pledges

DUBAI/GENEVA (Reuters) – A peace deal in Yemen’s main port city appears to have stalled again despite U.N. efforts to salvage the pact intended to clear the way for wider negotiations to end the devastating four-year war, sources involved in the discussions said. United Nations chief Antonio Guterres admitted at a pledging conference in Geneva on Tuesday — which has […]

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