Yemen

Yemeni government, separatist STC close to deal on Aden

STC forces said an agreement to end the standoff in the southern city could be signed imminently.

Yemeni government, separatist STC close to deal on Aden

Health

In Pictures: Malnutrition, cholera add to Yemen woes

War-ravaged Yemenis, mainly children, suffer from malnutrition as humanitarian groups warn of unsafe drinking water.

In Pictures: Malnutrition, cholera add to Yemen woes

Middle East

Yemen's Houthi rebels release hundreds of detainees

The Houthis say the unconditional release should show their commitment to the peace deal with the government.

Saudi Arabia

Saudi-led coalition denies Houthi claims of troop capture

Coalition spokesman denounces rebels' claim to have captured thousands of troops as a 'farce'.

Saudi-led coalition denies Houthi claims of troop capture

Iraq

Iraqi PM Abdul Mahdi says Riyadh wants to avoid war with Iran

Iraqi prime minister tells Al Jazeera Saudi Arabia wants to de-escalate tension with Iran days after visiting kingdom.

Iraqi PM Abdul Mahdi says Riyadh wants to avoid war with Iran

Yemen

Houthis announce release of hundreds of prisoners

The move reported by rebels' Al Masirah TV comes after they captured thousands of Saudi troops in ambush inside kingdom.

Yemen

Yemen's Houthi rebels release Saudi attack video

Saudi Arabia has not responded to Houthi claim 500 of its forces were killed or wounded in August's cross-border attack.

Middle East

Yemen's foreign minister blames Iran in UNGA speech

Condemnation comes as Iran-backed Houthi rebels claim thousands of Saudi-backed fighters have surrendered following cross-border attack.

Middle East

Yemen foreign minister blames Iran for war, takes aim at UAE

At UN, al-Hadhrami thanks Riyadh for helping fight the Houthis but criticises the UAE for backing southern separatists.

Yemen foreign minister blames Iran for war, takes aim at UAE

Houthis

'Thousands of enemy troops captured in attack': Houthis

Yemen's rebels claim carrying out attack in Saudi region of Najran, but there is no immediate confirmation from Riyadh.

Middle East

Yemen's Houthis announce capture of 'thousands of enemy troops'

Saudis are yet to confirm that any attack in Najran region in southern Saudi Arabia happened.

Middle East

UN condemns Saudi air attacks on Yemen

The air raids targeted Qataba town in Dhale province, southern Yemen, killing 17 people.

Yemen

US-made bomb used in deadly Saudi-led air raid in Yemen

The ordnance, made by US company Raytheon, killed six people including three children in an air raid in June.

US-made bomb used in deadly Saudi-led air raid in Yemen

Middle East

UNICEF says two million children out of school in Yemen

Education of 3.7 million more children is at risk as teacher salaries have not been paid in over two years, UNICEF says.

UNICEF says two million children out of school in Yemen

Muslim Ban

Muslim Americans testify on effects of Trump's travel ban

House panels hold first congressional hearing on the effects of ban on nationals from several Muslim-majority countries.

Muslim Americans testify on effects of Trump's travel ban