Yemen war

Who is Nabil el-Wakkad?

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 - 11:16 GMT

Egypt Today sheds light on a street named Nabil el-Wakkad: a bustling street in the heart of the historical district of Heliopolis. But, who is Nabil el-Wakkad?

Yemeni state minister arrives in Cairo to discuss cooperation

Wed, 30 Jan 2019 - 11:27 GMT

The minister will discuss facilitating the entry of Yemeni citizens to Egypt, especially the sick and injured to be treated in the Egyptian hospitals.

Fight against Houthis in Nihm nearly complete: Sanaa governor

Tue, 01 May 2018 - 03:40 GMT

Sanaa Governor Sheikh Abdul Qawi Shareef said that the battle in the Nihm district in northern Sanaa, Yemen against Houthis is about to be finished.

Samad moved Iranian arms to Houthis: Yemeni Min.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 01:08 GMT

The Yemeni Minister of Endowments and Guidance Ahmed Al-Atiyah said that Saleh Al-Samad, the Houthi rebel leader who was killed last week, had planned for the military attacks against civilians in Yemen.

Hadi’s government controls 85% of Yemen: Arab Coalition

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 08:07 GMT

Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi’s government became in control of 85 percent of Yemen, spokesman for the Saudi-led coalition said in a press conference.

Egypt Today conducts interview with Yemen’s Qabati

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 - 08:52 GMT

“The Houthis are a part of a conspiracy that aims to divide Yemen. They work for the interest of some countries and everyone knows they are funded.”

Saleh's son promises 'to expel' Houthis: Saudi media

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 07:47 GMT

Ahmed Saleh, the eldest son of the assassinated Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh said Monday that he will lead the fight against Houthis.

Cholera could resurge in Yemen: WHO

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 09:12 GMT

WHO said Sunday that cholera could resurge in Yemen due to the shortage of fuel delivered to hospitals and water pumps.

Sanaa airport, Hodeida port to reopen Thursday

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 - 10:19 GMT

The Saudi-led coalition decided to reopen Sanaa airport and the Red Sea port of Hodeida to allow the access of humanitarian relief to the Yemeni people.

Egypt Today’s international news

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 05:08 GMT

Egypt Today brings you the latest top of the hour news from around the world over the past 24 hours in this round-up.

Saudi Arabia combats Cholera, Dengue Fever in Yemen

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 - 09:00 GMT

KSRelief signed an agreement with the WHO to carry out two projects worth about $22.7 million for treating and preventing the waterborne disease in Yemen.

Houthis threaten to fire Arab coalition funding sources

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 09:23 GMT

Sharaf Ghaleb a military spokesman for the Houthi rebels, said that his forces plan to target all funding sources of the Arab coalition countries in Yemen.

Jubeir charges Iran with missile attack, calls it 'act of war'

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 - 08:41 GMT

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir charged Iran with launching the failed ballistic missile attack on Riyadh's International Airport on Saturday.

DWB closes most cholera clinics in Yemen

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 - 08:23 GMT

Doctors Without Borders decided to shut down most of the cholera clinics in Yemen, claiming that the disease started to recede.

The Silent War that reaps Yemeni Children

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 10:46 GMT

One of the poorest countries in the Arab World faces a very uncertain future, being torn apart by war silently with relatively little media attention.

Drone strikes target IS training camps in Yemen

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 06:48 GMT

Unmanned aircraft struck two Islamic State group training camps in central Yemen for the first time in the country's conflict, leaving an unknown number of dead.

Saudi Arabia condemns adding Arab coalition to UN’s blacklist

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 09:46 GMT

Saudi Arabia Ambassador to the UN, Abdallah Al-Mouallimi, condemned the UN’s draft version of its annual report on Friday.

UN blacklists Saudi coalition for killing Yemeni children

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 - 08:38 GMT

The coalition was also accused of carrying out 38 attacks on schools and hospitals, according to the report.

It’s fine to cut Qatar links for 2 more years: Saudi FM

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 06:31 GMT

Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir said that there is no harm in case the Qatar-Gulf crisis continues for two more years, Reuters reported.