Houthi

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  • Yemeni children standing outside a tent at a makeshift camp for Internally Displaced Persons after west of Marib city, on 8 May 2016. (Photo: AFP) 2020-03-11 12:37

    By Salman Parviz

    Resurgence of violence as Saudi-Houthi talks collapse

    Houthis capture strategic Al-Hazan city, 70,000 displaced

    Informal talks between Saudi Arabia and the Houthis began last September but the resurgence of violence since January has shattered the calm. The United Nations has been trying to re-launch political negotiations between Saudi Arabia and the Houthi movement.

  • A screengrab from footage Yemen-based Al Masirah TV purportedly shows soldiers surrendering to anti-Saudi forces near the Saudi Arabia-Yemen border. 2019-10-06 12:05

    By Alireza Hashemi

    Hoist by its own petard: How Saudi Arabia was pushed against the wall in Yemen

    Tehran - A spate of fruitful Yemeni operations against Saudi Arabia has underscored transformation of anti-Saudi forces into an obstinate actor gaining in military sophistication, increasing pressure on Riyadh to acknowledge what described as a democracy-promotion campaign has only diminished its influence in Yemen and sullied its reputation globally. 

  • Yemeni Houthis Plan to Attack Some 300 Targets in Saudi Arabia, UAE 2019-05-20 15:42

    Yemeni Houthis plan to attack some 300 targets in Saudi Arabia, UAE

    On Tuesday, Saudi Arabia's oil facilities were attacked by drones. Later in the day, the Houthi movement claimed responsibility for the attacks calling them their largest military operation conducted since the armed conflict in Yemen began in 2015.

  • The last breath of Al-Saud in Yemen 2019-01-24 01:27

    By Farzad Farhadi

    Why Yemen matters to Saudi Arabia and the West

    TEHRAN - Yemen is one of the most populous countries on the Arabian Peninsula. With a population that is 35 percent Shia, Saudi Arabia has also been concerned by what it sees as Iranian meddling in Yemen. Saudi Arabia has worried that the presence of Iran in Yemen could be risky for Sunni order, especially along part of its 1,800-kilometer border with Yemen.

  • Jordan 2019-01-15 16:55

    Jordan to host Yemeni peace talks

     Jordan said on Tuesday that it agreed to host a meeting between the Yemeni government and the Houthis to discuss an agreement to exchange prisoners and detainees.

  • UN special envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths 2019-01-06 14:25

    UN envoy to Yemen arrives in Sanaa to discuss Hudaydah

    UN special envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths on Saturday arrived in the Yemeni capital Sanaa to discuss ways to implement the Stockholm agreement between Yemeni government and Houthi rebels.

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-12-14 14:21

    Iran welcomes preliminary deals between Yemeni warring sides

    Iran’s Foreign Ministry has welcomed the agreements and understandings reached between the Yemeni warring sides brokered by the United Nations Secretary-General in Sweden.

  • Yemen’s Houthis, ex-govt. agree to ceasefire in Hudaydah 2018-12-14 13:57

    UN chief: Yemen’s Houthis, ex-govt. agree to ceasefire in Hudaydah 

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the Yemeni warring parties have reached an agreement on a ceasefire in the Red Sea port city of Hudaydah, as a new round of peace talks aimed at ending nearly four years of a brutal Saudi-led war on its southern neighbor came to a close in Sweden.

  • Yemen peace talks in Stockholm 2018-12-14 13:12

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Yemen peace talks in Stockholm; the tale of negotiators with no authority

    The Peace talks between Yemeni government delegation and Houthi representatives has begun since Thursday in Sweden. This is the third round of peace negotiations between the two sides, undergoing talks that had not been resolved in the past because of the abusive Saudi rulers.