Yemen News

Photographers from Bhutan, Yemen and Sudan enter Stenin contest for first time

JOHANNESBURG - Young photo correspondents from Bhutan, Yemen, Sudan, as well as Papua New Guinea and Luxembourg, have applied to the Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest for the first time by submitting outstanding images in landscape and world culture genres.

IOL , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Trump bars US-born woman who joined ISIS in Syria from returning home

Officials declined further comment but in a loophole that could boost the government case, Muthana's father had been a diplomat from Yemen – and children of diplomats are not automatically given citizenship.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Ties with Saudi Arabia give UK leeway to push for peace in Yemen - Hunt

REUTERS/Edgar Su BERLIN (Reuters) - UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Wednesday defended Britain’s close ties with Saudi Arabia, saying they give Britain leeway in trying to solve the war in Yemen.

Reuters , Africa Feb 20, 2019

Saudi prince sees 'useful returns' from expected $100 billion investment in India

SAUDI ARAMCO IN TALKS Riyadh also leads a coalition of Arab states fighting in support of Yemen’s internationally recognised government against the Iranian-aligned Houthi fighters, who regularly fire rockets across the kingdom’s southern border.

Reuters , Africa Feb 20, 2019

870,000 children killed in war in 5 years

Others include Afghanistan, Central African Republic, Iraq, Mali, Nigeria, Somalia, Syria and Yemen.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 19, 2019

Bernie Sanders to seek U.S. presidency again in 2020

Senator Bernie Sanders speaks during a news conference on Yemen resolution on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 30, 2019.

Reuters , Africa Feb 19, 2019

Troop withdrawal in Yemen's Hodeidah could start Tuesday, Wednesday - U.N.

FILE PHOTO: People ride a motorbike on a street in Hodeidah, Yemen December 15, 2018.

Reuters , Africa Feb 19, 2019

Yemen's warring parties agree on initial redeployment - U.N.

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Yemeni government and Houthi representatives have reached an agreement on the first phase of their redeployment of forces under a U.N.-sponsored deal for the warring armies to leave the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah, the United Nations said on Sunday.

Reuters , Africa Feb 17, 2019

Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists

"I see the ballistic missile programme, I see Iran in Yemen and above all I see Iran in Syria," she said.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 17, 2019

Rouhani says Iran ready to improve ties with Gulf states

Sergei Chirikov/Pool via REUTERS Iran and Saudi Arabia have been fighting proxy wars for years, backing opposing sides in conflicts in Syria and Yemen.

Reuters , Africa Feb 17, 2019