Yemen , officially known as the Republic of Yemen, is a country at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia. Yemen is the second-largest Arab sovereign state in the peninsula, occupying 527,970 square kilometres. The coastline stretches for about 2,000 kilometres. It is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the north, the Red Sea to the west, the Gulf of Aden and Guardafui Channel to the south, and the Arabian Sea and Oman to the east. Yemen's territory includes more than 200 islands.
Yemen's warring parties could start withdrawing forces from the main port city of Hodeidah within weeks, a move needed to pave the way for political negotiations to end the four-year war, the U.N... Reuters - Published
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday designated Iran's elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a foreign terrorist organization, an unprecedented step that raises tension in the Middle East...
When Reuters interviewed Yemeni doctor Mohammed Abdul-Mughni, he described a 'disastrous' epidemic of cholera, the third major outbreak since war broke out in the country. Two weeks later, the disease..
A missile struck outside a Save the Children-supported hospital on Tuesday, killing seven people, including four children, the charity said, as Yemenis rallied to show support for the Houthi movement..
Thousands of Yemenis rallied in the capital Sanaa on Tuesday to mark the fourth anniversary of a war that has killed tens of thousands of people and pushed the country to the brink of starvation. Rough..
Lawmakers are already looking for other ways to confront the administration over its support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen. Here’s why Republicans and Democrats alike are increasingly willing.. USATODAY.com - Published
Three Associated Press journalists were awarded the Pulitzer Prize in international reporting Monday for their coverage of Yemen's brutal civil war. AP's CEO and executive editor thanked these.. USATODAY.com - Published
The United Nations' Security Council should consider "stronger measures" if there was no progress in the coming weeks on a deal between Yemen's warring parties on a key port, Britain said on Monday, as.. Reuters - Published
French arms including tanks and laser-guided missile systems sold to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are being used in the Yemeni war against civilians, leaked intelligence published by.. Reuters - Published
Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, who lives in Saudi Arabia while rival Houthi forces control the capital Sanaa, made a rare visit to his country on Saturday for a meeting of the divided.. Reuters - Published