At a conference in Sweden, the UN Special Representative for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, proposed a plan to the parties to the Yemeni conflict to bring peace to the country. The UN Special Envoy for Yemen proposes that the rebels abandon the strategic port of Hodeida as part of a ceasefire, to place it under the…

110 rebels and 22 pro-government fighters killed in Hudaydah in the last 24 hours The fighting in Hudaydah over the past 24 hours has killed 110 Shia Houthi rebels who control this strategic seaport in western Yemen. 22 Loyalist force fighters also lost their lives, according to medical and military sources. This brings to 382…

At least 47 Houthi rebels and 11 pro-government fighters have been killed in the past 24 hours in the battle for control of the port city of Hudaydah, in western Yemen, medical sources told AFP on Thursday. Most of the Houthis were killed in air raids attributed to the anti-rebel coalition under Saudi command, doctors…

Dozens of rebels and pro-government fighters have been killed in the past 24 hours in the battle of Hudaydah, a city in western Yemen that is of strategic importance because of its port, doctors said Wednesday. Since Thursday, November 1, 2018, Yemeni government forces, militarily supported by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, have…

The Sunni coalition led by Saudi Arabia has led an offensive against the airport of the Yemeni capital Sana’a and an adjacent air base from where Shia Houthi rebels are launching missiles and unmanned aerial vehicle attacks, the coalition spokesman said Friday. Air traffic and the delivery of humanitarian aid have not been affected, Turki…

The Saudi-UAE-led coalition slowed down its operations against the Houthis (also known as the Ansar Allah movement) in Yemen. Despite this, the situation in the country remains tense. Both sides carry out operations each against other and the Saudi-led coalition cocntinues its air campaign destroying the infrastructure in the areas controlled by the Houthis.

Nearly 80 rebels have been killed in the past 48 hours in Saudi-led coalition raids on war-torn Hodeida province in Yemen, according to military and medical sources. The strikes, which targeted Houthi rebel positions in this western part of the country bordering the Red Sea, also claimed the lives of seven civilians, added the same…

The Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, addressed the subject of the end of the war in Yemen in a statement to the US agency Bloomberg. “We hope that this (the war) will end as soon as possible. We do not want this at our borders, but of course we do not want a new…

The Saudi-led Arab Coalition has announced that it will soon open safe corridors for Yemeni civilians and humanitarian and relief convoys in the province of Hudaydah. The Coalition, which is fighting against the Yemeni Houthi militia, has confirmed that the opening of the corridors is in agreement with the UN following intensive meetings focusing on…

Marc Wokokok, Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations for Humanitarian Affairs, announced to the UN Security Council on Friday, 21 September 2018, that the UN was losing the “war on famine” in Yemen. For Wokokok, “the situation is very bleak. We are losing the war against famine. The situation has greatly exacerbated our concerns in…