Yemen’s Houthi militia reject US call to stop Marib offensive

The Houthis have rebuffed the latest US call to stop their deadly military offensive on the central Yemeni city of Marib, accusing the Americans of supporting their opponents. Houthi spokesman Mohammed Abdul-Salam lashed out at the US on Wednesday for calling for the offensive to cease, and for r

Coast Guard Forces carries out anti-illegal fishing campaign in Mahra

Coast Guard Forces here carried out Monday a campaign for combating illegal fishing.The campaign, which is attended by representatives from fishery wealth ministry, lasted for seven days and combed areas of sporadic fishing.Up to 18 fishing boats have been banned from illegal fishing and were forc

Yassin values OECD support to development opportunities in Yemen

Yemen's Ambassador to Paris, Dr. Riyadh Yassin, discussed with the head of the division of the Middle East and Africa (Global Relations) in the OECD, and policy analyst in the division Sana Al-Attar, arrangements for holding a virtual conference to support economic development in Yemen next August

Aden receives Saudi oil derivatives grant

A total of 75,000 metric tons of Saudi oil derivatives reached the Port of Aden to help the Yemeni authorities meet the growing energy demands.Sent with the help of the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDPRY), the shipment was received by the Deputy Gov. of Aden Badr Mouaen,

Five athletes overcome obstacles to represent Yemen at Tokyo 2020

Five athletes will represent Yemen at Tokyo 2020 despite the country’s continuing war and political and economic turmoil.The country’s 12-strong delegation at the opening ceremony in the Japanese capital included the athletes and their coaches, and was headed by the Yemeni ambassador t

Aden port ‘facing difficulty’ floating sunken oil ship

The Aden Ports Corporation announced that it was facing difficulty in floating the oil ship “Dia”, which sank off the port of Aden in southern Yemen last week.The CEO of Aden Ports Administration, Mohammad Amzarba, said in a statement published by the Yemen’s state news agency SA

Nonseasonal floods kill 14 people in south and east of Yemen

Flooding in Yemen killed at least 14 people this week after nonseasonal rainstorms hit parts of the country, security officials said.The provinces of Al-Mahrah, Hadramawt, Shabwa, Abeen and Jouf in the south and east of Yemen have seen instances of flooding.In Shabwa, local officials said a father

President phones his vice, PM on latest developments

President of the Republic Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi phoned Sunday his Vice Ali Mohsen Saleh on latest developments in liberated provinces led by efforts of tightening security and stability and victories by the national army against Houthi militia in different warfronts, especially Marib.President di

Yemen to get more COVID-19 vaccines by end of month — health ministry

Yemen expects to get a second batch of COVID-19 shots by the end of this month through the COVAX global vaccine-sharing scheme, the health ministry said on Sunday.Yemen is expecting to get 151,000 doses of the Johnson & Johnson single-shot vaccine, out of an eventual total of 504,000, a spokes

The Yemeni government calls for international pressure on the "Houthis" for a comprehensive and immediate prisoner exchange

The Minister of Information and Culture in the internationally recognized Yemeni government, Muammar Al-Eryani, accused the "Ansar Allah" group (Houthis) of obstructing the implementation of a prisoner exchange agreement reached by the two sides during the peace tour in Stockholm in late 2018, cal

Al-Shuaibi: No injuries among the Yemeni community due to floods in western Germany

The Yemeni embassy in Berlin confirmed that there were no casualties or injuries among the Yemeni community in western Germany due to the severe floods. Ambassador Yahya al-Shuaibi told the Yemeni News Agency (Saba) that the embassy is following up on the situation of Yemenis in areas witnessing

The closure of a number of unofficial exchange shops in Seiyun to reduce manipulation and speculation in exchange rates

The Central Bank, Seiyun Branch, Hadramout Governorate, carried out an inspection campaign and a field survey of informal money exchange shops in Seiyun, with the participation of the Public Funds Prosecution and with the support of security, which resulted in the closure of a number of money exch

The Ministry of Health launches an electronic form for pre-registration of the Covid vaccine

The Ministry of Health and Population in the temporary capital of Aden launched today, on its website, the form for pre-registration for the COVID-19 vaccine. The Undersecretary of the Ministry, Dr. Ali Al-Walidy, told the Yemeni News Agency (Saba) that the electronic form will cover the registra

The United Nations announces that 270,000 people have received a vaccine for the “Corona” virus in Yemen

Today, Tuesday, July 13, the United Nations announced that more than 270,000 people, including 20,000 health workers, have received the first dose of the novel coronavirus vaccine in Yemen. The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator, "OCHA", said in a tweet on Twitter, "As of June 27 of this yea

The Yemeni Ministry of Awqaf mourns the mufti of the Republic, Muhammad Al-Amrani

The Yemeni Ministry of Endowments and Guidance mourned the death of the Mufti of the Republic, Muhammad bin Ismail Al-Omrani, who passed away at dawn today, Monday. In a statement, the ministry said, "With this great affliction and great speeches, we console ourselves and the Yemeni leadership an

Yemeni FM condemns Houthi militia's continued rejection of proposed peace initiative for a cease-fire

Yemeni foreign minister condemns Houthi militia's continued rejection of proposed peace initiative aimed at reaching a comprehensive cease-fire.

Second batch of Yemenis stranded in India due to pandemic arrive in Aden

The second batch of 153 stranded Yemenis in India landed in Aden Airport on Saturday, state news agency Saba News reported.Health specialists were present at the airport to carry out precautionary measures for those arriving.The arrivals where then transported by health and security officials into

Al-Houthi offers condolences on the death of the Secretary-General of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, Ahmed Jibril

The leader of Ansar Allah al-Houthi, Abdul-Malik al-Houthi, sent a telegram of condolences on the death of the Secretary-General of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine - General Command - Ahmed Jibril. In the telegram, Abdul-Malik al-Houthi expressed his deepest condolences and symp