Yemen conflict

June 30, 2015
June 30, 2015

28 dead in attack on Shias in Yemen claimed by IS

The Islamic State group claims an attack on two Houthi rebel leaders in Sanaa on Monday night that medics said had killed at least 28 people, including eight women.

June 18, 2015
June 18, 2015

Displaced people hits record 60m: UN

The number of people displaced by war, conflict and persecution reached a record level of nearly 60 million across the world in 2014, says a UN report.

May 12, 2015
May 12, 2015

Yemen conflict: Strikes rock Sanaa ahead of ceasefire

Saudi-led coalition aircraft have carried out fresh air strikes on Yemen's capital, Sanaa, hours before a five-day ceasefire is set to begin.

May 10, 2015
May 10, 2015

Yemen inches towards ceasefire

Rebels in Yemen say they will respond "positively" to a ceasefire offer by the Saudi-led coalition that has been carrying out air strikes against them.

April 22, 2015
April 22, 2015

Iran urges aid effort for Yemen

Iran's foreign minister calls for "urgent humanitarian assistance" in Yemen after a Saudi-led coalition ended air strikes against Houthi rebels.

April 11, 2015
April 11, 2015

Saudi authorities catch police shooting suspect

Saudi Arabia's security services have detained a Saudi Arabian man on suspicion of shooting dead two policemen and wounding two others.