Airstrikes hit Sana’a day after truce ends

Saudi-led jets struck sites in Yemen’s rebel-controlled capital, Sana’a, on Sunday, hours after a temporary UN-broked ceasefire ended, residents said.

Yemen ceasefire expires as UN envoy pleads for extension

A three-day long truce in the Yemeni conflict expired at 11:59 pm local time (2059) GMT Saturday, despite a plea from the UN's Yemen envoy for its extension.

Key rebel official reported killed as Yemen truce nears end

A senior official in Yemen’s rebel Houthi movement has been killed, Saudi-owned television station Al Arabiya reported Saturday, hours before the end of a fragile UN-brokered truce.

Yemeni pro-government forces accuse rebels of breaching truce

Yemeni pro-government forces on Thursday accused Houthi rebels of breaching Yemen’s temporary UN-brokered ceasefire.

Yemen ceasefire breached shortly after it goes into effect

A temporary UN-brokered ceasefire which went into effect in Yemen at a minute to midnight (2059 GMT) was breached by the Houthi rebels, army sources and local residents said.

US calls for Yemeni combatants to implement, renew upcoming ceasefire

The United States is urging all sides to the conflict in Yemen to comply with a UN-brokered cessation of hostilities and to extend the ceasefire beyond the initially agreed 72 hours.

Yemen Foreign Minister: President Hadi agrees to 72-hour ceasefire

Yemeni President Abd Rabu Mansour Hadi has agreed to a 72-hour ceasefire which could be extended if the Houthi rebels reciprocate, Foreign Minister Abdul-Malik al-Mekhlafi wrote on Twitter on...

US, UN, Britain call for Yemen ceasefire

The United States, Britain and the United Nations called Sunday for a ceasefire in Yemen, a day after a Saudi-led coalition against the country's Houthi rebel movement admitted responsibility for...

US hostages released in Yemen

Two US hostages have been released by Houthi rebels in Yemen, a spokesman for the US State Department said on Saturday.

Saudi coalition blames funeral raid on wrong information from Yemenis

The Saudi-led coalition Saturday said "mistaken information" from its Yemeni allies was behind an airstrike that killed an estimated 140 people at a funeral in the rebel-held Yemeni capital Sana'a...

Yemen's rebels deny targeting US vessel

Yemen's Houthi rebels on Thursday denied they had fired at a US navy ship, hours after Washington said it launched retaliatory strikes against three radar stations in rebel-controlled areas.

Watchdog: Saudi-led funeral attack apparent “war crime”

A recent airstrike that left more than 100 dead at a Yemeni funeral hall is "an apparent war crime," said Human Rights Watch (HRW) Thursday, arguing that the bomb used to bombard the area was US-...

Yemeni forces target Saudi base as US says rockets fired at ship

Yemeni forces aligned with the Houthi rebels fired a ballistic missile at an air base deep inside Saudi Arabia, Houthi media said on Monday, while the US said one of its naval vessels had been...

Yemeni leader calls for battles inside Saudi Arabia after bombing

Yemen's powerful ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh on Sunday called on citizens and the army to retaliate inside Saudi territory for an airstrike on a funeral hall that the United Nations said...

Yemenis rally in capital against funeral "massacre"

Thousands of Yemenis staged a rally in the capital Sana’a Sunday, condemning an airstrike on a funeral hall that the United Nations said killed at least 140 people and injured more than 500.