Yemen army continues to make gains against Houthi militia

(Arab News) The Yemeni army, with the backing of the Saudi-led Arab coalition, gained control on Wednesday new positions in the front of Al-Zaher, south of the Houthi-stronghold of Saada. The commander of the special forces brigade, Brigadier General Adel bin Ali Al-Musabi, said that the army forces were engaged in

Humanitarian crisis in Yemen worsens as fighting spills into residential areas

ADEN (Reuters) - Fears of a humanitarian crisis in Yemen's main port city Hodeidah grew as battles spilled into residential districts on Wednesday after Arab coalition forces seized the airport from the Iran-aligned Houthis. Residents said coalition aircraft were bombing Houthi positions on roads leading to the airport as the group

Yemen’s army backed by Arab Coalition controls Hodeidah’s airport

(Arab News) ADEN: The Yemeni army, backed by the Arab Coalition, has taken control of Hodeidah airport, according to local news sources. A Saudi-led coalition entered the main compound of Yemen’s Hodeidah airport on Tuesday, Yemeni military sources in the alliance and a resident told Reuters. “They have stormed the airport,” said one Yemeni

Arab coalition will engage in a calculated battle strategy

DUBAI (Reuters) - A Saudi-led coalition fighting Iran-aligned Houthis for control of Yemen's main port city of Hodeidah will take a "calculated and gradual" approach to the battle, a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Monday. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said the military alliance led by