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Yemen’s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh killed

Yemen’s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh killed

Yemen’s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed yesterday by Iranian-backed Houthi rebels as he tried to flee clashes with his allies-turned-foes in the capital. Sanaa's Houthi-controlled …

Saudis intercept missile fired by Yemen Huthis

Saudis intercept missile fired by Yemen Huthis

A missile fired by Huthi rebels in Yemen hit a military target in Saudi Arabia on Thursday night local time, the group's television station said, while Saudi media reported that the rocket was downed by the country's air defense forces …

 Saudi-led coalition eased blockade in Yemen

Saudi-led coalition eased blockade in Yemen

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen has eased restrictions at the main airport and two key ports, allowing the resumption of some humanitarian aid to the conflict-wracked country after a three-week blockade, U.N. spokesman Stephane …

Washington accuses Iran of providing weapons to Houthis

Washington accuses Iran of providing weapons to Houthis

The United States accused Iran of supplying Yemen’s Houthi rebels with a missile that was fired into Saudi Arabia in July and called for the United Nations to hold Tehran accountable for violating two U.N. Security Council resolutions. …

Rebel court sentences Yemen president to death

Rebel court sentences Yemen president to death

A rebel court in Yemen's insurgent-held capital has sentenced President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi to death for high treason in absentia, The New Arab reported citing the rebel news agency. The court found Hadi guilty …

Iran blasts Saudi Arabia for continuing war on Yemen

Iran blasts Saudi Arabia for continuing war on Yemen

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi strongly blasted the Riyadh government for continuing attacks on Yemeni civilians, Al-Manar TV reports. “Saudi Arabia has fueled the flames of regional …