Yemen war needs a political solution: U.S. defense secretary

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 15:20

A political solution through U.N.-brokered negotiations is needed to resolve the conflict in Yemen, U.S.

General Asiri exposes Iranian plot to strike Saudi Arabia from Yemen

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 15:03

n an interview with Al Arabiya General Manager Turki Aldakhil this week, General Ahmed Asiri, the spokesman for Arab coalition forces fighting in support of the legitimate government in Yemen, reve

Yemen Clears Naval Mines Planted by Iran-Backed Rebels in Strategic Waterway

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 17:06

Yemen’s government launched a military operation on Sunday to clear naval mines planted by the Iran-backed Houthi rebels in and near the strategic Bab al-Mandeb strait, Al Arabiya reported.

Yemeni rebels detain 7 from medical aid group

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 19:42

Yemeni rebels have detained seven local employees of a humanitarian aid group and accused them of spying for foreign intelligence, security officials said Friday.

Al-Qaeda claims responsibility for Yemen terrorist attack, photos released

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 19:00

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula claimed responsibility on Friday for the recent Lahij suicide attacks.

10 of al-Qaeda loyalists among 20 dead in Yemen attack

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 21:23

Ten people were killed Monday in a jihadist attack on a government building in southern Yemen that also saw 10 assailants die, including a suicide bomber, officials said.

Yemeni army retakes bases

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 04:29

The Yemeni Armed Forces and Popular Resistance have captured dozens of Huthi militia  in northern and southern of Nahm province in Sanaa Governorate.

Trump Administration Taking the Fight to Al-Qaeda in Yemen

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 15:25

Photo: President Donald Trump speaks with Secretary of Defense James Mattis. (Photo: Erik S. Lesser /EPA/Newscom)


Malaysian police foils a planned attack on Arab royals by suspected militants from Yemen

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 15:45

Four Yemenis and three other suspects including a Malaysian and an Indonesian were arrested ahead of Saudi King Salman's arrival in Kuala Lumpur.

Al Qaeda Leader Killed In Yemen Airstrike

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 18:23

The brother-in-law of a regional Yemeni al Qaeda leader confirmed to NBC News that the al Qaeda leader was killed overnight in a U.S.


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