War & Conflict

UN envoy: Yemen truce first step in return to peace

Special envoy Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed says now is time to step back from the brink and rebuild the war-torn country.

Middle East

Yemen: 'Tired of the fighting'

Warring sides say they will observe ceasefire despite reports of pockets of fighting in hours leading up to it.

Middle East

Deadly fighting breaks out in Yemen ahead of ceasefire

At least 20 killed in battle between forces loyal to exiled government and Houthis before truce was due to take effect.

Deadly fighting breaks out in Yemen ahead of ceasefire

War & Conflict

Massive rally in Yemen's Sanaa marks war anniversary

Ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh calls for peace talks with Saudi Arabia as tens of thousands gather in Yemeni capital.

Massive rally in Yemen's Sanaa marks war anniversary

War & Conflict

Yemen in disarray five years after uprising

The people's demand for regime change was met, but the country has since been torn apart by war with thousands killed.

Middle East

Children bearing brunt of war in Yemen, UNICEF says

Nearly 400 children killed and 377 children recruited as child soldiers since the Saudi-led bombing began in March.

War & Conflict

First UN aid ships in four months dock in Yemen's Aden

UN food agency says arrival of two ships, carrying 7,000 tonnes of food and medicine from UAE, a "major breakthrough".

First UN aid ships in four months dock in Yemen's Aden

War & Conflict

Yemen government tells UN it is ready for ceasefire

Government in exile tells the UN it is ready for a conditional truce on humanitarian grounds, but rebels reject offer.

Yemen government tells UN it is ready for ceasefire

War & Conflict

Yemen talks in doubt amid humanitarian emergency

Ongoing war causes widespread shortage of basic amenities as UN-led talks thrown in doubts over Houthi participation.

War & Conflict

Multiple air raids hit Yemen despite calls for talks

Saudi-led coalition hits many Houthi positions as rebel fighters call for halt to strikes as condition for peace talks.

Multiple air raids hit Yemen despite calls for talks

War & Conflict

Dozens killed as large explosion rocks Yemeni capital

At least 46 people killed and hundreds injured after air strike targets suspected Scud missile base held by Houthis.

War & Conflict

Coalition air strikes target Houthi stronghold in Yemen

Saudi-led forces bomb military bases controlled by the rebels as civilian death toll reportedly rises to 39.

Inside Story

Yemen conflict: Cry for help?

Embattled president appeals for 'willing countries' to combat rebels he says are backed by Iran.

War & Conflict

Ex-Yemen leader asks President Hadi to go into exile

Ali Abdullah Saleh accuses his successor, who has re-established presidency in Aden city, of destroying the country.

Ex-Yemen leader asks President Hadi to go into exile

War & Conflict

Yemen president considers 'Aden country's capital'

Aide to President Hadi says southern port city became capital as soon as Houthis seized Sanaa.

Yemen president considers 'Aden country's capital'