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Saudi-led coalition announces USD 1.5 billion in new aid for Yemen

A Saudi-led military coalition today announced $1.5 billion in new humanitarian aid for Yemen, after the United Nations made what is called a record appeal for assistance for the war-ravaged country.

published on : 22nd January 2018

Saudi coalition announces USD 1.5 billion in aid for Yemen

Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia has been leading a coalition of nine Arab countries in airstrikes against Yemeni rebels and their allies.

published on : 22nd January 2018

UN appeals for nearly USD three billion to save millions in Yemen

More than three-quarters of Yemen's population, 22.2 million people, are now dependent on some form of assistance in Yemen, the United Nations says.

published on : 21st January 2018

Saudi Arabia to transfer 2 billion Dollar after urgent Yemen plea

Yemen's war began nearly three years ago when a Saudi-led coalition began carrying out airstrikes against Yemeni rebels, known as Houthis.

published on : 17th January 2018

Saudi Arabia intercepts missile fired by Houthi group

Saudi Arabia has shot down a missile fired by Yemen's armed Houthi group towards southern Jizan region, the local media reported.

published on : 17th January 2018

5,000 children killed or injured in Yemen war, says UN

The war in Yemen has killed or injured more than 5,000 children and left another 400,000 severely malnourished and fighting for their lives.

published on : 16th January 2018

Two million Yemenis now in need of aid: UN

A total of 22.2 million people, or 76 percent of Yemen's population of 29 million, are dependent on some form of assistance, an increase of 1.5 million people over the past six months.

published on : 16th January 2018

UN report finds Iran in violation of Yemen arms embargo

Iran has violated a UN arms embargo by failing to block supplies to Yemen's Huthi rebels of ballistic missiles that were fired at Saudi Arabia, according to a UN experts' report.

published on : 13th January 2018

Yemen's Houthis say they fired ballistic missile at Saudi

Yemen's Shiite rebels say they have fired a ballistic missile targeting a special forces camp and a facility for helicopter gunships in the Saudi border province of Najran.

published on : 12th January 2018

Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 14 in north Yemen

Saudi-led coalition air strikes on a marketplace and house in rebel-held northern Yemen have left at least 14 people dead, witnesses and a rebel-run news agency said Thursday.

published on : 11th January 2018

Saudi-led coalition says Yemen rebels threat to ships in Red Sea

A Saudi-led coalition has warned Yemen's rebels threaten ships in the Red Sea through their control of a key port, days after rebel warnings over a coalition blockade.

published on : 11th January 2018

Saudi warplane crashes in Yemen

A coalition statement released by the official Saudi Press Agency said the warplane that crashed was Saudi and that the operation to rescue the crew involved ground forces.

published on : 7th January 2018

Party of Yemen's slain President Ali Abdullah Saleh elects new chief

The General People's Congress, a key player in Yemeni politics for decades, elected former deputy premier Sadiq Amin Aburas by consensus at a meeting of its general committee.

published on : 7th January 2018

PM Modi's call to Saudi King helped India's 'Operation Rahat' in Yemen: Sushma Swaraj at ASEAN-India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

'Operation Rahat' was launched by Indian Armed Forces to evacuate more than 4,000 Indian citizens from Yemen during the 2015 military intervention by Saudi Arabia and its allies.

published on : 7th January 2018

Missile attack 'proves' Iran backing Yemen rebels: Saudi-led coalition

Saudi Arabia and its allies, who support the Yemeni government in its fight against the Huthis, have long accused Iran of backing the rebels.

published on : 5th January 2018
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