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Airport in Yemen receives 1st flight since deadly attack

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A plane landed Sunday at the airport in Yemen’s southern port city of Aden, officials said, the first commercial flight to arrive since the deadly missile attack last week on the f...

Yemeni PM accuses rebels, Iran of deadly Aden airport blast

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen’s prime minister renewed accusations on Thursday that the country’s Shiite rebels and Iran were responsible for the deadly explosion at the airport in the southern Yemeni cit...

Blast at Yemen's Aden airport as new Cabinet members land

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A large explosion struck the airport in the southern Yemeni city of Aden as a plane carrying the newly formed Cabinet landed there, security officials said. The ...

Relative: Yemeni rebels kill woman in front of her children

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A 25-year-old woman was beaten to death in front of her two children by Houthi rebels in Yemen's Ibb province, a family member said Friday. Houthi militia member...

Yemen rebels: Fighters shot down Saudi-run drone near border

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthi rebels shot down a Chinese-made, Saudi drone along the border with Saudi Arabia, a Houthi spokesman said. Houthi military spokesman Bri...

Yemen officials say al-Qaida militant attack killed 6 troops

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Suspected al-Qaida militants targeted a checkpoint in Yemen’s southern Abyan province, killing at least six Yemeni troops, officials said Tuesday. The officials s...

Officials say gunmen kill secular thinker in southern Yemen

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Yemeni university professor and secular thinker was killed on Saturday in a drive-by shooting in southern Yemen, local officials said. Khalid al-Hameidi was a k...

UN: 11 children killed in 2 attacks in Yemen

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — At least 11 children, including a 1-month-old, were killed in Yemen in two separate attacks in the past three days, the United Nations children’s agency said on Tuesday. ...

Yemen: Clashes between government, separatists kill about 50

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Fierce fighting in southern Yemen between Emirati-backed separatists and the country’s internationally recognized government killed nearly 50 fighters this week on both sides, secu...

Yemeni officials say armed men kill rebel official in Sanaa

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni officials said armed men shot dead a rebel official Tuesday as he was heading to his office in the capital Sanaa, the most senior Houthi to be killed in more than two years....

Yemen's rival sides complete war's largest prisoner exchange

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen’s warring sides completed a major, U.N.-brokered prisoner swap on Friday, officials said, a development that could revive the country’s stalled peace process after more than ...

Yemen's rebels say long-awaited prisoner exchange begins

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A satellite TV channel run by Yemen's Houthi rebels broadcast the start of a long-awaited prisoner exchange on Thursday between the country's warring sides, as three planes carryin...

Yemen: Officials say man kills 12 in family dispute

CAIRO (AP) — A Yemeni man killed at least a dozen people, including his wife and three children, in a family dispute in Yemen’s central province of Bayda, security officials said on Tuesday. ...

Yemeni officials say clashes continue in Hodeida, 52 killed

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Fierce clashes in Yemen’s strategic port city of Hodeida between government forces and Houthi rebels continued for the fifth straight day Wednesday, leaving 52 people dead, includi...

Yemeni officials say clashes kill 23 in Hodeida, Marib

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni officials and tribal leaders said Saturday fighting between government forces and Houthi rebels has killed at least two dozen people in the past three days in Marib province...