November 28th @ 10:30 AM GMT
Yahoo! Yemeni security and medical officials say at least 13 civilians have been killed by an airstrike by the Saudi-led military coalition in a western port city. (World)
November 27th @ 10:47 PM GMT
Yahoo! Yemen's powerful ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh, a key ally of the country's dominant Houthi movement, has asked the United Nations Security Council to allow him to travel to Cuba to pay respects to former president Fidel Castro, according to a statement by his party. Saleh, a former counter-terrorism ally of the U.S., has forces fighting alongside Iran-allied Houthis against a Saudi Arabia-led coalition in Yemen where war has killed at least 10,000 people. The United Nations Security Co... (World)
November 26th @ 7:54 PM GMT
Reuters Yemen's President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi arrived in the southern city of Aden on Saturday from Saudi Arabia to address civilian grievances including complaints about deteriorating services and delays in paying salaries, army and security sources said. (World)
November 27th @ 4:48 PM GMT
Yahoo! The UN envoy for Yemen has announced a new bid for peace talks between the government and rebels, after the latest ceasefire failed to end the 20-month conflict. The peace efforts by Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed came as dozens were reported killed in fighting at the weekend. Envoy Ould Cheikh Ahmed said he was heading to Riyadh and Kuwait ''to prepare for a new round'' of talks, as he left Muscat late Saturday after discussions with representatives of Yemen's Shiite Huthi rebels and their ... (World)
November 26th @ 12:33 PM GMT
Yahoo! Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency is reporting that the country's chief of staff of the armed forces has said that Tehran is interested in setting up naval bases in both Syria and Yemen. (World)
November 27th @ 8:57 AM GMT
Reuters Iran may seek to set up naval bases in Yemen or Syria in the future, as distant footholds might be more valuable militarily than nuclear technology, the chief of staff of the Iranian armed forces said in remarks published on Sunday. (World)