Sunday April 12, 2015
The Baghdad bureau chief for Reuters has left Iraq after he was threatened and denounced by a Shia paramilitary group's satellite news channel.
Friday April 10, 2015
The United Nations has called for an immediate "humanitarian pause" of at least a few hours each day in Yemen to allow desperately needed aid to enter the conflict-ravaged country.
Wednesday April 08, 2015
Iran has sent two warships to the Gulf of Aden, according to state media reports, establishing a military presence off the coast of Yemen where Saudi Arabia is leading a bombing campaign to oust the Iran-allied Houthi movement.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
Iraqi forensic teams have begun excavating 12 suspected mass grave sites in the northern city of Tikrit.
Monday April 06, 2015
Southern Yemeni militias backed by warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition attacked Houthi fighters across several provinces in south Yemen today, driving the Shia rebel forces from some of their positions, witnesses and militia sources said.
Sunday April 05, 2015
The International Committee Red Cross hopes to bring vital medical supplies and aid workers into Yemen tomorrow after receiving approval from the Saudi-led military coalition.
Saturday April 04, 2015
Aid will be allowed into Yemen when conditions are right, the Saudi-led military coalition said today after the Red Cross urged a 24-hour ceasefire to address 'dire' conditions.
Friday April 03, 2015
Suspected Al-Qaeda fighters have stormed a military base in Yemen's port town of Mukalla, killing at least five soldiers and ransacking its ammunition store, residents and local officials said.
Wednesday April 01, 2015
Yemen's foreign minister has called for a Saudi-led military coalition targeting Shia rebels in his country to send ground troops.
Monday March 30, 2015
At least 45 people have been killed in an air strike that struck a refugee camp in the northern Yemeni region of Haradh according to the International Organization for Migration.