Houthi rebels

Yemen Houthi rebels execute nine over senior official's killing

The Iranian-backed Houthis distributed photos apparently showing the killings. Hundreds of people attended the execution, mostly Houthis and their supporters.

published on : 18th September 2021

Yemen's Houthi rebels say nine executed over political leader's killing

The nine were among 17 people convicted for the killing of Saleh al-Sammad, head of the Houthis' supreme political council. The convicts' list includes former US President Donald Trump, too.

published on : 18th September 2021

US pulls missile defenses in Saudi Arabia amid Yemen attacks

A redeployment of the missiles had been rumoured for months, in part due to a desire to face what American officials see as the looming “great powers conflict" with China and Russia.

published on : 11th September 2021

Fighting in Yemen's central Province kills 28 in one day

The rebels have accelerated their push to take Marib in recent months, while escalating cross-border attacks on Saudi Arabia, which leads the military coalition opposing them.

published on : 2nd September 2021

In Yemen's north, Houthis face virus with outright denial

The Houthi rebels, who control significant parts of the civil war-ravaged Yemen, have imposed an information blackout on confirmed cases and deaths from COVID-19.

published on : 13th August 2021

Saudi Arabia says missile fired at Riyadh was 'Iranian-Huthi'

Saudi Arabia said a ballistic missile intercepted over Riyadh Tuesday was "Iranian-Huthi", days after Washington accused Tehran of manufacturing a missile fired by the Yemeni rebels.

published on : 19th December 2017

Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh: state media

Saudi Arabia intercepted a Yemeni rebel missile over Riyadh today, state media said, as the rebels said the target was Yamamah palace, the official residence of King Salman.

published on : 19th December 2017