Yemen's other refugee crisis

New campaign aims to highlight the problem of asylum-seekers fleeing into Yemen from Africa.

Inside Story

What can be done to save millions facing famine?

A man-made humanitarian crisis, unprecedented in recent history and one that is entirely preventable.

Humanitarian crises

Drone strikes kill suspected al-Qaeda fighters in Yemen

Raid in southern Abyan province came two days after intensive air strikes by US warplanes in Yemen.

Middle East

UN delivers medicine to Yemen's besieged Taiz

WHO says eight tonnes of aid delivered for first time since onset of war to hospitals in country's third-largest city.


Yemen: Protesters march as US intensifies air strikes

The US is stepping up its fight against al-Qaeda in Yemen. It has conducted more than 30 air strikes over the past two days. And in the capital Sanaa, thousands of demonstrators have been marching in support of the Houthi rebel group.

Middle East

Civilians wounded as US jets target al-Qaeda in Yemen

Second day of operations comes a month after a botched raid left several Yemeni civilians and a Navy SEAL dead.

Middle East

Pentagon: 20 US air raids in Yemen target al-Qaeda

US carries out first major operation in Yemen since a botched raid left civilians and a Navy SEAL dead.

Middle East

Yemen : US steps up raids on al-Qaeda

The US military is carrying out an intense air campaign in southern Yemen. The strikes are targeting al-Qaeda fighters in three governorates - Abyan, al-Bayda and Shabwa.


Yemen's war: 'No one knows when he is going to die'

As the devastated country grapples with a massive humanitarian crisis, many Yemenis are becoming increasingly desperate.

Middle East

Yemen's Houthis 'recruit fighters as young as 15'

UN and Amnesty International demand immediate release of child soldiers in war-torn Yemen.

Middle East

Suicide bomber kills soldiers in Yemen's Zinjibar

Bomber wearing a military uniform was driving a car that exploded at the entrance of military camp in Abyan province.

Humanitarian crises

$4.4bn urgently needed to prevent 'famine catastrophe'

UN chief Antonio Guterres says more than 20 million people face starvation in South Sudan, Nigeria, Somalia and Yemen.


UN: Famine looms in Nigeria, Somalia, Yemen

Call for action comes day after aid agency and government officials declared famine in parts of South Sudan.


Norwegian Refugee Council staff detained in Yemen

Seven aid workers held after being accused of distributing Saudi-led coalition supplies - allegations the group denies.

Muslim Ban

Yemen: Art, love, bombs and bans

Yemen's most prolific street artist copes with Donald Trump's immigration ban.