Human Rights

Uncertainty shrouds Canadian arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Canadian rights groups and legal experts renew calls to cancel a $12bn arms deal to kingdom over alleged rights abuses.

Uncertainty shrouds Canadian arms sales to Saudi Arabia

The Listening Post

Covering Yemen: Saleh, Saudi and the media

A look at the complex layers in reporting on the Yemen conflict from a regional and international perspective.

Yemen

Ousted Yemen President Ali Abdullah Saleh killed

Former leader killed in grenade and gun attack, Houthis say, as death is also confirmed by Saleh's own political party.

Humanitarian crises

Red Cross Federation boss: No one ready for nuclear war

New International Red Cross Federation president vows to denounce those who target humanitarian workers and facilities.

Francesco Rocca: No one can prepare for nuclear war

The Listening Post

Yemen: Media battles, narrative divides

How the death of Ali Abdullah Saleh put the media spotlight on Yemen. Plus, a wave of political talk shows in Spain.

Yemen

US urges Saudis to allow humanitarian aid immediately

US asks Saudi Arabia to facilitate flow of aid into the country where nearly 80 percent of people need aid to survive.

US urges Saudis to allow humanitarian aid immediately

United States

Tillerson urges caution in Saudi regional interventions

US secretary of state advises kingdom to be 'a bit more measured' and 'thoughtful' in its actions in the Middle East.

US to Saudis: Temper actions on Yemen, Qatar, Lebanon

Al Jazeera World

Yemen: The North-South Divide

The ongoing war in Yemen and chronic humanitarian crisis are deeply rooted in the country’s turbulent history.

Houthis

What is next for Yemen's Houthis?

Despite the Houthis' territorial advantage in Sanaa, they lack the ability to govern, analysts say.

What is next for Yemen's Houthis?

Opinion

A farewell to Ali Abdullah Saleh

Saleh was a corrupt, ruthless autocrat. Yet his demise has left a power vacuum in Yemen and he will be missed by many.

Nabeel Khoury

by Nabeel Khoury

Nabeel Khoury

Yemen

How exactly did Yemen's Saleh die?

Killing has triggered an avalanche of claims and counterclaims regarding exact circumstances of former leader's killing.

Yemen's Saleh: A political murder mystery

Inside Story

What is next for Yemen after Saleh's killing?

Houthi rebels killed Yemen's removed leader Ali Abdullah Saleh in Sanaa on Monday.

Yemen

Dozens of journalists held hostage by Houthis in Yemen

Reporters Without Borders calls on the rebels free the media workers after they were captured on Saturday in an attack.

Dozens of journalists held hostage by Houthis in Yemen

Yemen

Houthis celebrate as Saleh's son calls for revenge

The call comes as the ex-Yemeni president's party confirms Saleh's nephew and senior military commander was also killed.

Houthis celebrate as Saleh's son calls for revenge

Opinion

The ramifications of the death of Yemen's Saleh

Will Saleh's death prolong Yemen's war, or will it help bring a surprising conclusion to the conflict?

Gamal Gasim

by Gamal Gasim

Gamal Gasim