Saudi-led coalition

Egypt voices support for Riyadh deal on Yemen, hails Saudi, Emirati efforts

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 03:05 GMT

Egypt is part of the Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthi militia in Yemen.

Houthi drone attack on Saudi’s Abha wounds 7, kills one

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 08:11 GMT

A Houthi drone attack on Sunday injured seven civilians and killed one after targeting Abha airport in the Saudi southern city of Abha, reported Reuters.

Saudi air defence intercepts two Houthi drones

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 - 05:13 GMT

Saudi Arabia's air defence forces intercepted two drones launched by Yemen's Houthis and targeting the city of Khamis Mushait.

Houthis launch drone attack on Saudi-led coalition in Aden

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 - 12:06 GMT

Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement launched a drone attack on a military parade for Saudi-led coalition forces in the port city of Aden.

Saudi-led coalition issues permits for vessels for Yemeni ports

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 - 07:52 GMT

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen said it had issued 17 permits for vessels carrying foodstuffs and petroleum products destined for Yemeni ports.

UN to hold peace talks between Yemeni gov't, Houthis in Geneva

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 10:05 GMT

UN envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths announced Friday that formal invitations were sent to the Yemeni government and Houthi rebels for talks on Sept. 6 in Geneva.

Houthi militants storm WFP warehouse in Hodeidah: Minister

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 08:52 GMT

Yemeni Minister of Local Administration Abdel-Raqeeb Fateh has accused Houthi militants of storming a World Food Program (WFP) warehouse in Hodeidah.

Saudi-led coalition closes in on Yemen port city Hodeidah

Tue, 29 May 2018 - 02:00 GMT

orces backed by a Saudi-led coalition are closing in on Yemen's Houthi-held port city Hodeidah, a coalition spokesman said.

U.N. secretary general condemns deadly air strikes in Yemen

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 - 06:07 GMT

U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres strongly condemned on Monday air strikes on a wedding party in Yemen that killed at least 50 civilians.

Saudi-led coalition says missile intercepted near Yemen border

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 - 12:50 GMT

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen said on Wednesday that Saudi Arabia's air defence had intercepted a missile that the armed Houthi movement.

UN demands inquiry into Saudi-led strike on Yemen hotel

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 - 09:15 GMT

The UN human rights office called on Friday for an independent investigation into air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition on a Sanaa hotel this week.

Yemen's Saleh rallies followers in Sanaa amid Houthi rift

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 09:40 GMT

Ali Abdullah Saleh rallied thousands of supporters in Sanaa on Thursday in a show of force amid an unusual public rift.

76 Houthi militants killed, wounded in raids in Yemen

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 - 05:45 GMT

31 Houthi militants were killed, while 45 others were wounded in battles and raids launched by the Saudi-led coalition in Hajjah governorate in northwest Yemen

Saudi-led coalition shells Houthi secret training camp

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 - 12:19 GMT

Saudi-led coalition warplanes shelled Friday a secret camp in Sanhan district used to train militias loyal to the Houthi rebels and Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 Yemeni civilians - officials

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 10:04 GMT

At least 20 Yemeni civilians were killed and many others were wounded when a Saudi-led coalition air strike hit a village in the south.

Yemen declares state of emergency over cholera outbreak

Mon, 15 May 2017 - 08:17 GMT

Authorities in Sanaa, which is controlled by Shiite rebels, have declared a state of emergency over a deadly outbreak of cholera