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Posts Tagged: Houthis Yemen

December 19, 2018 10:54 am

Red Cross: Yemen Prisoner Exchange Could Involve Up to 16,000

Yemen's warring parties have exchanged lists with a total of 16,000 names of people believed to be detained as part of a prisoner swap deal...

December 3, 2018 10:39 am

Yemen Foes Set to Attend Sweden Peace Talks After Coalition Allows Wounded Evacuation

Yemen's Houthi group is expected to travel to Sweden as early as Monday for peace talks after the Saudi-led coalition approved the evacuation of some...

September 13, 2018 11:11 am

Saudi-Led Coalition Seizes Main Road Linking Yemen’s Hodeidah to Sanaa

Yemeni forces backed by a Saudi-led coalition seized the main road linking the port city of Hodeidah to the capital Sanaa, blocking a key supply...

August 30, 2018 10:38 am

Saudi-Led Coalition Condemns UN Rights Report on Yemen

The coalition of Arab states fighting against Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis on Wednesday denounced as inaccurate and biased a report by UN human rights experts that said...

August 10, 2018 9:36 am

Dozens Killed, Including Children on a Bus, in Yemen Airstrikes

Saudi-led coalition air strikes on Thursday killed dozens of people, including children traveling on a bus through a market, in Yemen's Saada province, a Yemeni...

July 25, 2018 10:04 am

Yemen’s Houthis Hit Saudi Oil Tanker, Causing Slight Damage

Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement attacked a Saudi oil tanker in the Red Sea, causing slight damage, Saudi state television quoted the Saudi-led coalition as saying...

June 22, 2018 9:34 am

Sources: Yemen’s Houthis Indicate Willingness to Hand Over Port to UN

Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis have indicated they would be willing to hand over management of Hodeidah port to the United Nations, a potential breakthrough in a...

June 14, 2018 10:51 am

Civilians Flee Bombardment as Arab States Pound Yemen Port

Arab warplanes and warships pounded Houthi positions in Yemen's Hodeidah for a second day on Thursday, as a Saudi-led alliance tried to seize the main...

June 13, 2018 10:03 am

Arab States Launch Biggest Assault of Yemen War With Attack on Main Port

A Saudi-led alliance of Arab states launched the largest assault of Yemen's war on Wednesday with an attack on the main port city, aiming to...

April 11, 2018 10:51 am

Yemen’s Houthis Say Launched Drone Attack on Saudi Aramco Facility

Yemen's armed Houthi movement said on Wednesday it had launched a drone strike on a facility belonging to oil giant Saudi Aramco in southern Saudi...

April 4, 2018 10:27 am

Saudi Arabia Expects No Oil Supply Impact From Houthi Tanker Attack

An attack on a Saudi tanker by Yemen's Houthi would not hit oil supplies, the Saudi energy minister said on Wednesday, after the Iran-allied group...

April 3, 2018 10:02 am

Yemen, UN Chief Seek Peace Talks With Iran-Allied Houthis

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged the warring sides in Yemen on Tuesday to reach a political settlement to end a four-year-old conflict that has...

March 27, 2018 10:57 am

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Deny Giving Missiles to Houthis

Iran's Revolutionary Guards denied on Tuesday Saudi accusations that Tehran has provided the Houthi movement in Yemen with ballistic capabilities, a day after a Houthi...

March 22, 2018 9:38 am

White House: Trump, Saudi Leader Discuss Houthi ‘Threat’ in Yemen

US President Donald Trump and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed the situation in war-torn Yemen during a meeting on Tuesday, including Houthi rebel...


Israeli Director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ Wins Berlinale

Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," an anarchic story about an Israeli who tries to suppress his...

Why Matthew Broderick Wanted to Star in a Buddy Film About Jewish Mourning

Matthew Broderick’s comedic talent on screen is unquestionable. But starring in a film...


Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program? - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...

Israelis Get Inside the Huddle and Embrace American Football - Many Israelis came to work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, having stayed up all night watching the New England...


German Jewish Leader Calls for Country’s Military to Employ Rabbis

The president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany is calling the country’s military to employ rabbis, Deutsche Welle reported. The report quoted a column Josef Schuster penned for the Frankfurter...


Top US Official Visits Hezbollah Tunnel Dug Under Israel-Lebanon Border

A top US official visited on Wednesday a Hezbollah tunnel recently uncovered by the IDF on the Israel-Lebanon border. “Stood ankle deep in mud today inside a tunnel dug into Israel...

Middle East

Hezbollah Hits Back at US Criticism of Its Role in Lebanon

Hezbollah hit back against American condemnation of its role in Lebanon on Thursday, calling it a "violation of sovereignty," after the US expressed concern over the organization's expanding influence. After meeting...