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100,000 Migrants Fled to War-Torn Yemen in 2017

Nearly 100,000 migrants fled last year to Yemen, itself gripped by war and impending famine, to escape poverty and violence at home, the International...

Nations that Bomb Yemen Raise $2 Billion to Help Civilians There

Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies that are currently bombarding Yemen have pledged more than $1 billion to help civilians in the war-ravaged country in a donor conference convened by the United Nations.

Half a Million Students Drop Out of School in Yemen War

Close to half a million Yemeni children have dropped out of school since 2015, when Saudi Arabia and its allies intervened in the country's civil war.

Yemen War Erodes the Country’s Architectural Heritage

Over 78 pieces of Yemeni history had been damaged or destroyed, among them are ten archaeological sites, eight museums, ten mosques, two churches, 17 tombs, and six UNESCO world heritage sites.

UN: Violence in Yemen Displaces 85,000 People in 10 Weeks

Surging violence across Yemen had pushed some 85,000 people from their homes in the past 10 weeks, the UN Refugee Agency said.

30 Migrants Drowned After Boat Sinks Off Yemen

Chaos and gunfire resulted in a boat to capsize off the coast of Yemen. African migrants drowned before land could be reached.

Saudi-Led Coalition Announces $1.5 Billion in New Aid for Yemen

A Saudi-led military coalition on Monday announced $1.5 billion in new humanitarian aid for Yemen, after the UN made a record appeal for assistance.

UN Appeals for Nearly $3 Billion to Save Millions in Yemen

The UN on Sunday made what it said was a record appeal for aid to Yemen, calling for nearly $3 billion in humanitarian relief for the war-torn country.

UN: More Than 32,000 Yemenis Forced to Flee Homes in 2...

Intensified hostilities in Yemen have forced more than 32,000 people to flee their homes in the past two months, the United Nations said.

Rising Yemen Currency Could Fight Off Famine

A large cash injection by Saudi Arabia into Yemen's central bank has caused Yemen's currency to rise sharply, a move that could possibly ward off famine.

HRW: Popular Resistance Limits Extent of Human Rights Damage Under Trump

Activists have decried the rise of U.S. President Donald J. Trump and his embrace of populist strongmen as a blow to the global campaign for human rights.

5,000 Children Killed or Injured in Yemen War

A report published by UNICEF today shows that a staggering amount of children have been killed, injured, traumatized, and/or displaced by the war in Yemen.

Yemen Rebels Free Journalist Held Since August

Yemeni rebels have freed journalist Hisham Omeisy who they had been holding in the capital Sanaa since August but others remain in arbitrary detention.

UN: Yemen Civilian Casualties Mounting, 68 Killed in One Day

Two separate air raids by the Saudi-led Arab coalition killed 68 Yemeni civilians in one day, the U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator for Yemen said on Thursday.

EU Pledges €25 Million for Yemen as Humanitarian Crisis Worsens

The EU on Friday pledged an additional €25 million in aid for Yemen as the humanitarian situation in the country continued to decline.

UN Calls for ‘Humanitarian Pause’ in Yemen Fighting After Days of...

The United Nations' humanitarian coordinator in Yemen is calling for a pause in fighting to allow civilians caught in fighting in Sanaa to seek refuge as clashes in the capital continued for a fifth day.

UN-Chartered Vessel Docks at Yemen Port as Saudi-Led Coalition Eases Blockade

U.N. spokesman said on Monday that the Saudi-led Coalition had eased the Yemen blockade allowing deliveries of humanitarian aid to the country.

US Warns of Risk of Missiles from Yemen Hitting Saudi Arabia

The United States is warning Americans traveling to Saudi Arabia about the risk of ballistic missile attacks from neighboring Yemen.

UN Leaders: Yemen is the World’s ‘Worst Humanitarian Crisis’

United Nations leaders urged the Saudi-led coalition to lift the blockade on Yemen's borders, calling the situation the world's worst humanitarian crisis.

UN Dismisses Saudi Conditions to Reopen Yemen Port

The UN dismissed a Saudi demand that tighter inspections be put in place at Yemen's rebel-held Hudaydah port before a devastating blockade is lifted.