Gulf Times - Yemen
As Houthis quit ports, Yemen awaits next peace steps

As Houthis quit ports, Yemen awaits next peace steps

Yemen's government wants the United Nations to give time-frames for next steps of a peace deal after Houthi forces began withdrawing from key ports in the most significant advance ...

UN seeks release of thousands of migrants held in Yemen

UN seeks release of thousands of migrants held in Yemen

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) called on Tuesday for the release of more than 3,000 migrants, mainly Ethiopians, who it said remain held in inhumane conditions in two detention centres in southern Yemen.

Drone strike 'kills 4 Qaeda suspects' in Yemen

Drone strike 'kills 4 Qaeda suspects' in Yemen

A suspected US drone strike killed four alleged Al-Qaeda militants in central Yemen on Tuesday, a security official in the area said.

With focus on Hodeidah, Yemen's war rages on elsewhere

With focus on Hodeidah, Yemen's war rages on elsewhere

With global attention on Yemen focused on a fragile truce in its main port of Hodeidah, fighting between rival forces in the country's four-year war has surged elsewhere.

MSF resumes work in Yemen's Aden after patient killed

MSF resumes work in Yemen's Aden after patient killed

Doctors Without Borders (MSF) resumed its work in a hospital in Yemen's second city of Aden on Sunday after a one-month suspension following the kidnapping and killing of a patient.

Yemen risks 'massive resurgence' of cholera: Oxfam

Yemen risks 'massive resurgence' of cholera: Oxfam

Oxfam has warned that war-torn Yemen risks a "massive resurgence" of cholera, with around 195,000 suspected cases of the disease recorded so far this year.

Blast in rebel-held Yemen capital killed 14 schoolchildren: UN

Blast in rebel-held Yemen capital killed 14 schoolchildren: UN

An explosion near two schools in the rebel-held Yemeni capital killed 14 children and wounded 16, the UN said Tuesday, but the cause of the weekend blast remains unclear.

Yemen peace hangs on fragile truce as conflict far from over

Yemen peace hangs on fragile truce as conflict far from over

Four years after Saudi Arabia led a military intervention in Yemen to back the government against rebels, the only hope for peace in a country threatened by famine hangs on a fragile truce.

Qatar calls on Yemen parties to strive for national reconciliation

Qatar calls on Yemen parties to strive for national reconciliation

Qatar has called on all parties of the conflict in Yemen to abide by international humanitarian and human rights law and to protect the civilians and to strive for national reconciliation

Yemeni aid worker killed in port city of Hodeidah

Yemeni aid worker killed in port city of Hodeidah

A Yemeni staff member of Action Against Hunger was killed by shrapnel on the roof of her home in the embattled city of Hodeida, the aid group said Tuesday.

Five children killed in attack in Yemen's Hodeida: UN

Five children killed in attack in Yemen's Hodeida: UN

Five Yemeni children were killed in an attack on their home in flashpoint Hodeida province, the UN and medics said, months into a ceasefire agreed by the government and rebels.

UN reaches aid warehouses on Yemen frontlines, seeks $4.2 bn

UN reaches aid warehouses on Yemen frontlines, seeks $4.2 bn

The UN said Tuesday it had finally reached vital food aid warehouses on Yemen's frontlines as it scrambled to raise $4.2 billion to provide desperately needed assistance in the war-torn country.