• Category: Focus
Twitter suspends account of Al Masirah TV run by Yemen's Houthi rebles

Twitter suspends account of Al Masirah TV run by Yemen's Houthi rebles

The Twitter account of Al Masirah TV, the main television news outlet run by Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement, was suspended on Wednesday.…

Details
Yemeni patients return to their country after receiving medical care in Jordan

Yemeni patients return to their country after receiving medical care in Jordan

Yemeni patients have returned back to their country after receiving medical care in Jordan for diseases that cannot be treated in Yemen, local dail…

Details
Egypt's Alexandria Airlines cleared for flights to southern Yemen

Egypt's Alexandria Airlines cleared for flights to southern Yemen

Egypt’s Alexandria Airlines will to start flights between Cairo and southern Yemen this week, increasing international travel options from the gove…

Details
Yemenis Return Home after 'Mercy Flight' to Jordan

Yemenis Return Home after 'Mercy Flight' to Jordan

Yemenis who were airlifted to Jordan to undergo treatment for critical illnesses earlier this year were brought home on Sunday on a flight into the…

Details
"The treasure of Yemen" International Coffee Day is celebrated in Sana'a

"The treasure of Yemen" International Coffee Day is celebrated in Sana'a

In Yemen, different kinds of fresh and roasted local coffee grains are tasted at a festival in the Huthi-held capital Sana'a, to mark International…

Details
Yemeni man born without arms on writing with his feet and overcoming in a warzone

Yemeni man born without arms on writing with his feet and overcoming in a warzone

Watching Khalil Abdullah Al Shahid write, his letters neat and beautifully formed, it is easy to believe that nothing is impossible. Born…

Details
Meet the 23-year-old female kickboxer teaching Yemeni girls self-defense

Meet the 23-year-old female kickboxer teaching Yemeni girls self-defense

Seham Amer is a kickboxing pioneer in Yemen. Often considered the first of her kind, Amer trains girls in martial arts. While Amer and her students…

Details
Donkeys turn into prized asset as Yemen economy sags

Donkeys turn into prized asset as Yemen economy sags

More than five years of war have “devastated the lives of tens of millions of Yemenis”, with experts estimating that up to one million may have bee…

Details
Coronavirus: Yemen in denial about COVID-19 - and worse still, there's a fog of mystery over how many are dying

Coronavirus: Yemen in denial about COVID-19 - and worse still, there's a fog of mystery over how many are dying

"There's no corona in Yemen," one man tells us as others gather around, nodding in agreement. "There's no corona at all… People are lying. They're…

Details
Arm wrestling competition held in Yemen's Aden for 1st time

Arm wrestling competition held in Yemen's Aden for 1st time

Scores of Yemeni people Friday headed to a public square to watch an arm wrestling competition held in the war-ravaged Arab country. The…

Details
Angelina Jolie backs 6-year-old UK boys raising money for Yemen

Angelina Jolie backs 6-year-old UK boys raising money for Yemen

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has made “an extremely generous” donation to two young boys who have been selling lemonade to raise money for peop…

Details
Kuwait-funded field hospital opens in Yemen

Kuwait-funded field hospital opens in Yemen

A Covid-19 field hospital was inaugurated in Tarim town, Hadhramaut governorate, Yemen, on Sunday with funding from Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KR…

Details
Hammoud resolution urges federal aid for Yemen

Hammoud resolution urges federal aid for Yemen

State Rep. Abdullah Hammoud (D-Dearborn) introduced House Resolution 308 on Sept. 2, urging the U.S. government to condemn the war in Yemen, formal…

Details
Deal signed to empower Yemeni women

Deal signed to empower Yemeni women

A deal has been signed to empower women in Yemen and develop their role in the economy, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The joint cooper…

Details
Yemen court grants interim stay on Kerala nurse Nimisha Priya’s death penalty

Yemen court grants interim stay on Kerala nurse Nimisha Priya’s death penalty

Nimisha, who hails from Palakkad, was found guilty of murdering Talal Abdo Mahdi in 2017 and disposing of his body in a water tank at her house aft…

Details
Saudi Arabia supports Yemeni women in reproductive health

Saudi Arabia supports Yemeni women in reproductive health

The UN Population Fund (UNFPA), with the support of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief), has provided, since the beginnin…

Details
Yemen's grape farmers struggle to benefit from harvest amid fuel crisis, war

Yemen's grape farmers struggle to benefit from harvest amid fuel crisis, war

It's high time for grape harvest in war-torn Yemen, but continuing fuel crisis and war are what have been plaguing the famers there. At o…

Details
2 senior Houthi leaders killed in Yemen

2 senior Houthi leaders killed in Yemen

Two senior Houthi leaders have been pronounced dead during clashes with the Yemeni army in Al Jawf Governorate near Saudi Arabia, Arabi21 reported…

Details
Saudi-led coalition intercepts rebel drone from Yemen

Saudi-led coalition intercepts rebel drone from Yemen

The Saudi-led coalition said on Sunday it had intercepted an explosives-laden drone fired by Yemen’s Houthi rebels towards Saudi Arabia, Anadolu Ag…

Details
Yemeni asylum seeker found dead in Manchester hotel room

Yemeni asylum seeker found dead in Manchester hotel room

A man who fled war-torn Yemen, made a difficult journey to Europe and two months ago survived a Channel crossing in a flimsy boat has been found de…

Details