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Houthi prisoner confesses: We received cultural courses, including Iranian films

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Television Channel Yemen Today broadcasted a videotape of the confessions of a captured Houthi militia commander, in which he said that militants had received military courses for less than a week as well as cultural courses which included Iranian films.The Houthi commanders was captured by military formations, led by Brigadier General Tariq Saleh, on the west coast front.The channel said that the Houthi militiant, identified as Abdullah Jarmuzi, confessed that the militias “instilled the ...

Coalition destroys Houthi rocket launch pads in Saada, Sanaa

Sunday, 20 May 2018

The Arab Coalition in Yemen carried out a series of air raids on Sunday, which resulted in the destruction of Houthi rockets launching pads in Saada and Sanaa. The raids also resulted in tens of Houthi casualties, among them some rocket experts. Field sources said that coalition fighter jets targeted the Houthi rocket launching pads in South Baqam region north of Saada’s border where the militia used it to launch rockets towards Saudi Arabia. The air raids also targeted another rocket ...

Yemeni army liberate new areas near Saada from Houthi control

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Yemeni armed forces announced new advancements on the ground with the support of the Arab coalition after liberated several areas near Saad from Houthi militia control.The leader of the Saada axis Brigadier General Obeid Al-Athlea said that the army forces in the Directorate of Kitaf carried out a military operation which enabled them to liberate Tibab Ajaj, Khashm Thayiq and Jabal al Barq al Ahmer in the area of Atafin in Kitaf.He underlined that the battles resulted in important human and ...

Yemen National Army tightens grip on Taiz’s al-Burh region

Sunday, 13 May 2018

Yemen’s National Army backed by coalition fighter jets continued advancing on Sunday toward the south of al-Burh region, northwest of Taiz, where intense fighting is ongoing around the city. Reports from Yemen said the intense fighting is going around the city between units from Yemen’s National Army and Houthis amid the collapse and fleeing of the militias in the hills surrounding al-Burh. Field sources said forces from Yemen’s National Army is surrounding the city from three ...

Saada tribes: We reject the Houthi coup backed by Iran

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Saada tribes on Wednesday issued a joint statement confirming that their province was Arab Yemeni and rejected “the Iranian Safavid” ideology and the Houthi coup backed by Iran that took over their territories in 2014. The statement called by the tribes of al-Mughtar demanded the militias to stop “forcing their children in a futile war”. They stressed that the tribes of Saada will form a political committee to hold meetings with the ambassadors of the coalition countries ...

Houthi leaders killed during coalition airstrikes, confrontations in Taiz

Sunday, 6 May 2018

Military sources reported the killing of at least 30 Houthi militants, among them Abu Nasser al-Hamzi, a Houthi leader in charge of the sniper unit front in the western city of Mokha during clashes with Yemen’s National Armed forces. Another Houthi leader, Abu al-Fadel al-Kilani was killed along with a number of militants by coalition airstrikes in the nearby Maqbna front, which is close to the frontlines. On Sunday morning, intense clashes erupted in north of Mokha between Yemen’s ...

Yemeni minister tells Al Arabiya: 22 million in need of relief

Saturday, 31 March 2018

Houthi militias have cut off all aid sources in Yemen and prevented necessary medicine and food to reach the civilians, one minister in Yemen’s internationally recognized government told Al Arabiya. Minister of Local Administration and Chairman of the Higher Relief Committee, Abdel-Raqib Fath, talked to Al Arabiya about the humanitarian situation and relief needs inside Yemen and said: “UN reports, not only the legitimate government reports, speak and summarize that 82% of the Yemeni ...

Major fire at Yemen’s Hodeidah port destroys aid supplies

Saturday, 31 March 2018

A fire broke out at the Houthi-controlled Yemeni port of Hodeidah early on Saturday, destroying warehouses filled with cooking fuel and foodstuffs, port workers said. According to eyewitnesses, the fire engulfed five warehouses belonging to the World Food Program, in the area of Kilo 7 in the Houthi-controlled city of Hodeidah, stressing that the stores contained various aid and food items, including cooking oils and other materials. There has been no explanation from the WFP yet on the causes ...

UN Security Council: Houthi attacks threaten regional security

Thursday, 29 March 2018

Members of the United Nations Security Council issued a statement on Wednesday condemning in the strongest possible terms the multiple Houthi missile attacks on several Saudi cities.“The members of the Security Council underlined that such attacks pose a serious national security threat to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as well as a wider threat to regional security. The members of the Council also expressed alarm at the stated intention of the Houthis to continue these attacks against Saudi ...

Houthi shelling damages historical mosque in Taiz

Monday, 26 February 2018

Houthi militias have shelled the Ashrafiya Mosque in Taiz on Sunday using a Howitzer artillery further damaging the historical relic which they shelled twice before.Locals said Houthis were targeting a house near the mosque when they seriously damaged the latter’s minaret. Citizens have called for saving this mosque and accused the Houthis of intentionally damaging the country’s historical ruins and of not respecting the mosque’s sanctity. The Ashrafiya Mosque, which was built ...

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