UN envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeida truce

The UN envoy for Yemen arrives in the capital Sanaa for talks to shore up a ceasefire in the country’s lifeline port city of Hodeida. IMAGES

Young girl’s tragic story makes her symbol of Yemen war

Buthaina Mansur al-Rimi’s life has changed drastically since last year — orphaned in Sanaa, the little girl controversially ended up in Saudi Arabia for medical care and has just returned to Yemen’s capital. Her entire immediate family was wiped out in an air strike by a Saudi-led coalition that backs Yemen’s government, using an explosive device Amnesty International says was made in the US.

Yemenis in Sanaa react to peace agreement reached in Sweden

Yemenis in Sanaa react to the agreement reached in Sweden during UN-brokered peace talks, saying they hope the warring parties will put an end to the war during next round of negotiations.

Yemen govt supports reopening of Sanaa airport under supervision

Yemen’s government supports the reopening of Sanaa international airport, shut down for years in the country’s brutal war, but only under supervision, an official says during the second day of talks on the country’s conflict in Sweden.

Yemenis react to potential peace talks in Sweden

People in rebel-held Sanaa and the southern port city of Aden discuss potential Yemen peace talks which are expected to be held in Sweden.

Displaced residents from Yemen’s Hodeida find shelter in Sanaa

Mohammed and Salama Rashed explain their difficult living conditions in Yemen’s rebel-held capital Sanaa, where they found shelter after fleeing the Red Sea port city of Hodeida with their children following fierce clashes and bombings. They fear their dire conditions will worsen with winter, as their makeshift tent barely protects them from the cold and rain.

Sanaa: Yemenis react to call for a halt of military operations

Sanaa residents react to a high-ranking Yemeni rebel official call urging his leadership to freeze military operations and stop firing missiles into Saudi Arabia as the UN prepares for peace talks.

Conflict in Hodeida impacting life of Yemenis in Sanaa

Yemenis express the impact that the ongoing conflict in the port city of Hodeida between pro-government forces and Huthi-rebels is having on their daily lives in the rebel-held capital, Sanaa. After nearly four years of conflict in Yemen, home to what the UN calls the world’s worst humanitarian catastrophe, the United States and Britain are now pressing Saudi Arabia and its allies to end the war against the Iran-backed Huthi rebels.

Yemen exhibition highlights human cost of war

People visit an art exhibition displaying art work by Yemeni painters to show the suffering of the Yemeni people due to the ongoing conflict at the People’s Development Foundation in Sanaa. About 24 Yemeni artists participated with more than 100 pieces of art work in an exhibition in Sanaa to attract attention to the ongoing war in Yemen which has killed nearly 10,000 people since 2015, most of them civilians, and triggered what the United Nations has described as the world’s worst humanitarian crisis.

Yemen: Huthi rebels mark Sanaa takeover and Ashura

Supporters of Yemen’s Shiite Huthi rebels wave flags and shout slogans as they march in the capital, Sanaa, at a rally commemorating the fourth anniversary of their takeover of the capital and the day of Ashura.