Saudis resume Sanaa airstrikes as three-day Yemen truce expires

World Oct 24, 2016

Saudis resume Sanaa airstrikes as three-day Yemen truce expires

Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition attacked targets in Sanaa at dawn on Sunday, hours after a three-day truce in Yemen's war expired, residents in the capital said. The cease-fire, agreed to allow for an increased flow of humanitarian aid, ended without renewal after a day ...

Saudi airstrikes in Yemen nothing short of genocide, Iran's leader claims

World Apr 10, 2015

Saudi airstrikes in Yemen nothing short of genocide, Iran's leader claims

Iran's leader on Thursday condemned as genocide the military intervention by its main regional rival, Saudi Arabia, in Yemen, escalating Tehran's rhetoric against the two-week-old airstrike campaign. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Saudi Arabia would not emerge victorious from the war in Yemen, where Iran-allied Houthi ...

Yemen ports under blockade; Saudis say airstrikes to intensify

World Mar 31, 2015

Yemen ports under blockade; Saudis say airstrikes to intensify

The Saudi-led coalition that's fighting against Shiite rebels in Yemen said it completed a blockade of the country's ports and is ready to step up airstrikes. Bombing missions are seeking to stop the Shiite Houthis from moving forces between Yemen's cities, Ahmed Asseri, a Saudi ...