Yemen minister warns of Houthi recruitment of African refugees

Information Minister Muammar Al-Iryani warned on Wednesday against the escalation of the Houthi militia's recruitment of African refugees and illegal immigrants to fight in the war that threatens the security and stability of Yemen and the region.The Minister of Information stated that confessions o

Houthis’ ‘Iranian-style management’ of coronavirus pandemic endangers millions

Yemen’s Information Minister Muammar Al-Iryani warned on Tuesday that the Houthi militia’s management of the coronavirus follows the Iranian regime’s style of handling the pandemic, which threatens the lives of millions. The minister claimed that the Houthis – as with the Ira

Hadi vows to thwart attempts to divide Yemen

Yemen’s President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi has vowed to keep the country united and to confront all internal and externals attempts to divide the country. In a televised speech to mark the 30th anniversary of the unification between north and south Yemen on May 22, Hadi said that his country w

President Hadi speaks to the nation on the 30th Anniversary of establishing the Republic of Yemen

RIYADH-THE NATION PRESS - The President of the Republic of Yemen Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi asserted that the declaration of the country-reunion was nothing but an embodiment of a deep rooted fact in the history illustrates that Yemeni people had been one single nation in terms of culture, identity, lan

US President looks forward to just and lasting solution to Yemeni crisis

Washington - US President Donald Trump said Thursday 5-21-2020 evening that he is looking for a just and lasting solution to the Yemeni crisis. "The United States appreciates the existing partnership between our two governments, and we also appreciate your efforts to achieve peace," according to th

UN: Yemen’s health system ‘has in effect collapsed’ as COVID-19 spreads

oronavirus is believed to be spreading throughout Yemen, where the health care system “has in effect collapsed,” the United Nations said on Friday, appealing for urgent funding.Referring to aid agencies, Jens Laerke, spokesman for the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affair

Yemen's government accuses Houthis of covering up coronavirus outbreak

Yemen’s government accused its Houthi foes of covering up a big outbreak of coronavirus in areas they hold and the United Nations warned that the country could suffer a “catastrophic” food security situation due to the pandemic.The Aden-based government also called for urgent globa

Yemeni gov't says Houthis looted anti-COVID-19 supplies

Aden (Republic of Yemen) - The Houthi group has misappropriated anti-COVID-19 supplies sent by the Yemeni UN-recognized government to health offices in Houthi-held governorates, the Yemeni information minister said Saturday 5-16-2020."The government has sent medical supplies to all governorates, inc

UN envoy Griffiths thanks Arab coalition for Yemen ceasefire extension

The UN envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths on Thursday thanked the Arab coaltion for its recent extension of the cease-fire in the country. Speaking to the United Nations Security Council, Griffiths said negotitations betwen the Yemeni government other parties were making "significant progress," especi

WHO suspends staff activity in Yemen's Houthi-held areas, operations continue

The World Health Organization (WHO) has suspended staff activity at its hubs in Houthi-held areas of Yemen, a directive seen by Reuters showed, in a move sources said aimed to pressure the group to be more transparent about suspected coronavirus cases. War-ravaged Yemen, one of the countries most v

The Tale of “Bayt Baws” or Yemen’s Jerusalem

The tribes and groups that participated in constructing the city are Yemeni Arab tribes that believe in Judaism, and their traces are still there. The tales of Bayt Baws and its history and rich heritage are now threatened with extinction, but no one cares.“We’re seven individuals, and w

Yemen reports first three cases, one death in Lahaj province

Yemen on Wednesday reported the first three cases of the novel coronavirus in the southern province of Lahaj, one of whom has died, and another infection in the southern port of Aden.The emergency coronavirus committee of Yemen's Arab-backed government also said one COVID-19 patient diagnosed earlie

Three-day, 24-hour curfew imposed in Yemen's Aden, coronavirus cases confirmed: STC

Authorities in the southern Yemeni port city of Aden have announced a three-day, 24-hour curfew starting at midnight local time, after five confirmed cases of new coronavirus infection were announced on Wednesday. The announcement came from the Southern Transitional Council (STC), a separatist grou

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UN Security Council welcomes Yemen ceasefire, calls on Houthis to reciprocate

Members of the UN Security Council on Saturday welcomed the Arab Coalition’s unilateral ceasefire in Yemen and called on the Houthi militia to respond similarly, according to a statement. “They welcomed the announcement by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, on behalf of the Coalition to Sup

Statement by the Yemeni Youth Forum for Peace demanding unified movement against Corona pandemic

Statement by the Yemeni Youth Forum for Peace demanding unified movement against Corona pandemic March 27, 2020   In the light of the Corona pandemic or what has come to be known as COVID-19, we are not surprised by the UN Peace Envoy in Yemen, Mr. Martin Griffiths, calling conflict partie

Coalition supports Yemeni govt acceptance of UN call for ceasefire

The Arab Coalition said on Wednesday it supports the Yemeni government decision to accept the United Nations Secretary-General’s call for a ceasefire in Yemen to curb the spread of coronavirus, according to a statement carried by Saudi Press Agency (SPA) citing the coalition’s spokespers

Women’s Beauty Salons Raided by Yemen's Houthis

The government of the Houthi coup in Yemen has adopted twenty precautionary measures that it claims are meant to fight COVID-19 such as the closure of beauty salons for women. This procedure reminds Yemenis of what the leader of the coup had previously stated that women’s Islamic robes were a

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