UN says Yemen's rival sides accept ceasefire

Envoy confirms getting assurances of commitment from all parties to truce, which will go into effect on Wednesday night.


US warship 'fired on again' off Yemen's coast

Navy says USS Mason used countermeasures against missiles from Houthi-controlled region in direct action against group.


Yemen funeral 'wrongly targeted', says Arab coalition

October 8 air strike, which killed more than 140 people in Sanaa, was based on incorrect information, says inquiry team.


UK to present UN resolution calling for Yemen ceasefire

The move comes after the Security Council failed to agree on a statement condemning air strikes on Houthi funeral wake.


Yemenis hold protest against deadly air strikes

Former leader Saleh urges supporters to get armed and head to Saudi border even as Arab coalition denies role in attack.


Arab coalition to probe Yemen attack that killed 140

Alliance says it is ready to investigate with the US attack that killed at least 140 and injured more than 500.


Scores dead in blasts at funeral in Yemeni capital

Funeral reception, attended by military and intelligence officials of Houthi led-government, targeted in Sanaa.

Talk to Al Jazeera

Yemeni foreign minister: 'There is no clean war'

Abdul-Malek al-Mekhlafi discusses Saudi-led coalition air strikes, Iran's involvement, and the human cost of the war.


Yemen: 26 killed by coalition air strike in Hodeidah

Coalition says it will investigate reports after medics and residents say raid killed dozens in Houthi-held port city.


Dozens killed in clashes around Yemen's besieged Taiz

Both pro-government forces and Houthis suffer losses as they clash in area overlooking strategic Bab al-Mandab Strait.

War & Conflict

US pushes for new Yemen peace initiative

US, UN and Gulf Arab states agree to offer Houthi rebels participation in unity government to end 18-month conflict.


UN calls for international probe into Yemen violations

UN body blames Arab coalition for majority of civilian deaths, but stops short of accusing either side of war crimes.


Defiant Yemeni rebels poised to form government in days

The announcement is described by ambassadors of 18 nations, supporting UN-backed negotiations, as unconstitutional.

Human Rights

'School children killed' in attack in Yemen

Medical aid group backs reports of deaths of at least 10 children in attack in Haydan, in northwestern Saada province.

Middle East

Defiant Yemeni rebels convene 'illegal' parliament

Houthis hold session of parliament in defiance of internationally recognised government.