Yemen Times http://www.yementimes.com Newscoop - The open content management system for professional journalists. en Copyright 2015, Yemen Times Sat, 25 Apr 2015 12:26:01 +0100 60 Newscoop http://www.yementimes.com/templates/images/logo-rss.gif Yemen Times http://www.yementimes.com 147 49 Houthis tighten the grip on Aden, while the Popular Resistance regain control over several locations in Shabwa http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5063 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004845.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> Residents in the city of Aden said that the Houthis began to impose an economic blockade on the city in order to compensate for military losses incurred during the last few days, which led to worsening the humanitarian crisis in the city. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:38:24 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5063 Children caught in between ... http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5062 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004844.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> More than 115 children have been killed and 172 maimed in Yemen since the Saudi-led coalition started their airstrikes on the 26th of March, said the UN children’s agency UNICEF. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:51:31 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5062 Operation "Restoring Hope": Fighter planes target Houthi locations across the country http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5061 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004843.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> Operation "Restoring Hope” fighter planes carried intensive raids on several locations south, west, and east of Yemen today. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:12:56 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5061 Coalition air strikes continue to target various locations in Yemen http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5060 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004842.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> The Saudi- led coalition carried intensive air raids earlier today on different areas in Yemen, said to be Houthi military bases <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:13:51 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5060 The humanitarian situation continues to deteriorate http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5059 Despite the declaration of ending “The Decisive Storm” operation on Tuesday, the Saudi- led coalition warplanes continue targeting Houthi locations and the ground fighting continues between the popular  committees and the Houthis in many cities around the country including Aden, Lahj, Sana’a, Ibb, Al Dale, and Taiz. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:07:28 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5059 Russian government evacuates civilians from Yemen http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5058 SANA'A, April 24 - Two Russian planes evacuated around 200 people from 20 different countries last night from Sana’a International Airport. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:59:43 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5058 170 reported dead in two weeks of fighting in Marib http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5056 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004840.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA'A, April 20— Local government claims fighting in Marib governorate has left at least 170 killed in the previous two weeks, almost all of whom are said to be Houthi fighters and soldiers from allied military units. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:07:48 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5056 At least 40 killed in violent attacks on Sana’a http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5055 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004841.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA'A, April 20—At least forty people were killed and hundreds more injured on Monday morning in airstrikes targeting central areas of the capital Sana’a, including the offices of Yemen Today TV.  <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:05:33 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5055 Public outcry of civilian casualties in Aden http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5054 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004840.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A, April 19—Residents of Aden’s Khormaksar district are calling for an end to indiscriminate attacks on residential areas, as the civilian death toll was reported to reach 273 in the governorate over the weekend.  <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:41:48 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5054 Fighting resumes in Taiz http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5053 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004839.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA'A, April 16—At least two soldiers have been killed in Taiz city and three others injured in clashes with special forces allied to the Houthis that have continued since Tuesday.  <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:01:36 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5053 Hadi to return “in months” says acting minister http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5052 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004838.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A, April 16—The minister of foreign affairs for Yemen’s exiled government claims Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi will return to Yemen “in a matter of months” and that members of the Houthi movement will be invited to play a political role in the future.  <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:57:57 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5052 Popular committees take 2nd Infantry Brigade http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5050 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004837.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA'A, April 13—Shabwa governorate, to the west of Yemen, is currently witnessing a tense security situation following the seizure of local armed tribesmen over the key battalion of the 2nd Infantry Brigade, positioned in Ataq city, the capital of Shabwa governorate. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:48:38 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5050 Naval embargo takes effect http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5049 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004836.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> Sana’a, April 12— Navigation in all of Yemen's territorial waters was banned on April 10 and vessels will not be granted access unless inspected and approved by Saudi-led coalition forces. The ban took effect yesterday after Yemen's Ministry of Foreign Affairs under Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi delegated coalition forces to implement it. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Sun, 12 Apr 2015 20:30:32 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5049 Civilians killed by a coalition strike on a Republican Guards Brigade in Taiz http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5048 Sana'a, April 12—An air strike launched this morning by Saudi-led coalition forces has hit Al-Dhahirah village in the Mawia district of Taiz, causing the death of at least eight civilians and injuring more than ten.  <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Sun, 12 Apr 2015 14:50:18 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5048 Should Pakistan join the fight in Yemen? http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/report/5045 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004831.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> Saudi Arabia has requested Pakistan to support coalition forces with naval ships, aircraft and ground troops in its military offensive on Houthi rebels and allied military units in Yemen. <br clear="all"> Report Sourcefabric Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:55:03 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/report/5045 Al-Arabiya and Al-Jazeera added to list of banned websites http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5043 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004830.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A, April 8—Al-Jazeera on Tuesday accused the Houthis of blocking the network’s website, signaling another stage in the group’s aggressive clampdown on media institutions in Yemen. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:28:24 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5043 NDC Southern Movement faction calls for return to dialogue http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5040 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004829.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A, April 7—Members of the Southern Movement who represented the group at the National Dialogue Conference (NDC) of 2013 and 2014 released a statement on Tuesday calling for an end to hostilities and a return to dialogue. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:28:24 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5040 Students killed in airstrike near Ibb school http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5042 SANA’A, April 7—Two students were killed and nine others injured Tuesday when an airstrike landed next to a school in Al-Sabrah district of Ibb governorate in central Yemen. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:26:12 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5042 Fighting in Abyan governorate continues as anti-Houthi forces advance http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5041 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004826.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A, April 8—Military sources in Abyan’s Lawdar district claimed on Wednesday that the 111th Infantry Brigade had cut off supplies to Houthi fighters and their allies in the governorate and had them surrounded since Tuesday. Shaker Al-Ghadir, an officer in the pro-Hadi 111th Infantry Brigade, said violent clashes with Houthi militants and their supporters in the 15th Armored brigade had killed at least 35 from either side since Tuesday. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:22:12 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5041 UAE revokes Ahmed Ali Saleh’s diplomatic immunity http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5044 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004827.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A, April 7—The United Arab Emirates (UAE) terminated the ambassadorship of Ahmed Ali Abdullah Saleh, son of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh, on Tuesday and has revoked his diplomatic immunity. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:20:28 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1875/news/5044