Posts Tagged ‘Yemen’

Saudi-led air attacks on Yemen’s Saada kill over 29 children on a bus

  • 9 August 2018 - 20:15
Saudi-led air attacks on Yemen’s Saada kill over 29 children on a bus

Over 29 children have been killed and 30 wounded in a Saudi-led coalition air strike in Yemen, the International Committee of the Red Cross says. The children were travelling on a bus that was hit at a market in Dahyan, in the northern province of Saada, BBC reported. The health ministry run by...

Yemen’s Houthis say attacked Abu Dhabi airport with a drone

  • 26 July 2018 - 20:42
Yemen’s Houthis say attacked Abu Dhabi airport with a drone

Yemen's Houthi rebels say they attacked Abu Dhabi's international airport in the United Arab Emirates with a drone. According to the Houthi-run Al-Masirah television channel, the Sammad-3 drone launched three attacks on the airport on Thursday. It was not immediately clear if there was any...

Iran denies supplying Houthis with missile launched toward Saudi Arabia

  • 21 December 2017 - 11:55
Iran denies supplying Houthis with missile launched toward Saudi Arabia

Iran refuted accusations by Saudi Arabia and the US about it supplying Yemen's Houthis with the missile that targeted the Saudi capital on Tuesday. A spokesman for the Iranian foreign ministry said the accusations are "baseless," affirming that Iran has no "arms links with Yemen,stating the...

Saudi Arabia’s capital targeted by ballistic missile from Yemen

  • 4 November 2017 - 21:11
Saudi Arabia’s capital targeted by ballistic missile from Yemen

Saudi Arabia has intercepted a ballistic missile from Yemen, reports say, after a loud explosion was heard near Riyadh airport. Saudi air defence forces were quoted by broadcaster Al-Arabiya as saying they intercepted the missile north-east of the capital. A TV channel linked to Houthi...

Yemeni army commander killed by Houthi missile strike

  • 22 February 2017 - 15:14
Yemeni army commander killed by Houthi missile strike

Yemen's deputy army commander has been killed in a missile strike by Houthi rebels on a Red Sea army camp, military officials say, the BBC wrote. Maj Gen Ahmed Saif al-Yafei is said to have died in the attack outside the port city of Mokha, according to the BBC. His death will be seen as a...