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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (photo by Reuters)
15 Aug 2017 07:18

Saudi crown prince ‘wants out’ of war on Yemen: Leaked emails

Islam Times - Purported emails recently leaked show that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is seeking an exit from the war that Saudi Arabia has been waging against Yemen on his initiative, more than two years into a conflict the Riyadh regime has been unable to win.

 
This file photo taken on July 07, 2015 shows smoke billowing following Saudi airstrikes on the Yemeni capital Sana’a. (Photo by AFP)
15 Aug 2017 07:13

Saudi airstrikes on Yemen tripled since 2016, UN says

Islam Times - We are only eight months into the year, but the amount of Saudi airstrikes on Yemen has already exceeded the total number of airstrikes the kingdom launched on its war-torn neighbor in the last year.

 
This frame grab captured from footage provided by AFP shows Yemeni children protesting Saudi Arabia’s invasion of the country in front of the UN building in the capital Sana’a on August 13, 2017.
14 Aug 2017 06:51

Yemenis mark anniversary of Saudi airstrike on Sa'ada school

Islam Times - Yemeni children have rallied outside the UN building in the capital Sana'a, marking the first anniversary of the death of 10 children in a Saudi airstrike in the Sa'ada district.

 
What Drives UAE Participation in Yemen War?
13 Aug 2017 06:34

What Drives UAE Participation in Yemen War?

Islam Times - Saudi-led Arab military coalition's aggression in 2015 ushered in a series of new developments in Yemen. A couple of months after start of the war which changed Yemen into a scene of asymmetrical military confrontation, the country met an array of its specific highs and lows.

 
Smoke rises from al-Madinah warship in waters near the city of Hudaydah, Yemen, on January 30, 2017 after Yemeni army forces, backed by fighters from allied Popular Committees, fired a guided missile at it.
12 Aug 2017 13:21

Yemeni naval forces, allies sink vessel of Saudi-led coalition off Mukha

Islam Times - Yemeni naval forces, backed by fighters from Popular Committees, have reportedly targeted and destroyed a military vessel in a missile attack off the coast of the country’s southwestern province of Ta'izz.

 
The United Nations (UN)’s Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed (photo by AFP)
12 Aug 2017 07:34

UN envoy for Yemen arrives in Iranian capital to discuss Yemeni conflict

Islam Times - The United Nations (UN)’s Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed has arrived in the Iranian capital, Tehran, to discuss the Yemeni conflict with Iranian officials, including Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

 
UN Demands Saudi-Led Alliance Reopens Airport to Ease Suffering of Yemenis
12 Aug 2017 06:04

UN Demands Saudi-Led Alliance Reopens Airport to Ease Suffering of Yemenis

Islam Times - The United Nations has called for the Saudi-led coalition to ease its 12-month blockade of Yemen's main airport so the sick and injured can get out and aid can get in.

 
This combo photo purportedly shows the aftermath of a UAE copter crash in Yemen’s Shabwah province on August 11, 2017.
12 Aug 2017 04:16

UAE military chopper crashes in southern Yemen, kills 2

Islam Times - A Black Hawk helicopter, belonging to the United Arab Emirate (UAE), has crashed in southern Yemen, killing two of its crew, a report says.

 
Saudi Blockade on Yemen Airport Killed 10,000: Aid Agency
10 Aug 2017 03:41

Saudi Blockade on Yemen Airport Killed 10,000: Aid Agency

Islam Times - At least 10,000 people have died in Yemen as a result of the Saudi-led coalition's restriction on airspace and the closure of Sanaa airport a year ago, an Aid agency has said.

 
Yemenis gather at the site of a Saudi airstrike on the outskirts of the city of Sa
9 Aug 2017 09:31

Yemen’s governing body urges active EU role in conflict resolution efforts

Islam Times - Yemen’s Supreme Political Council, which runs state affairs, has voiced its readiness to support any measure aimed at resolving the deadly conflict in the impoverished state, calling on the European Union (EU) to play an active role in that regard.

 
US, UAE Troops Invade Southern Yemen, Occupy Oil Fields
9 Aug 2017 05:19

US, UAE Troops Invade Southern Yemen, Occupy Oil Fields

Islam Times - United States and United Arab Emirates troops have invaded and occupied large swaths of the Yemeni southeastern province of Shabwa seizing control of gas and oil fields.

 
Over 200 Children Killed Yemen in 2017 amid Saudi Bombardments: UN
8 Aug 2017 03:49

Over 200 Children Killed Yemen in 2017 amid Saudi Bombardments: UN

Islam Times - Over 200 children have been killed since the start of this year in as Saudi Arabia continues daily bombardments on Yemen, a UN official said Monday.

 
In this photo forces loyal to Yemen
7 Aug 2017 09:47

US, UAE forces in southern Yemen seize oil resources

Islam Times - A Yemeni official says US and UAE operations purportedly against terrorist groups in Shabwah is a front to control oil and gas fields in Yemen's southern province.

 
UN Slams Saudi Brutality During Airstrikes on Yemen Civilians
7 Aug 2017 04:53

UN Slams Saudi Brutality During Airstrikes on Yemen Civilians

Islam Times - The United Nations has said the reported airstrikes in Yemen by Saudi regime warplanes in which at least 12 civilians were killed, including children, is an example of the "disregard" for civilians' safety.

 
Mohammad Abdulsalam, a spokesman for Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement
5 Aug 2017 09:10

Yemen’s Ansarullah warns of repercussions of support for Saudi crimes

Islam Times - The Yemeni Houthi Ansarullah movement has cautioned the international community against providing a cover for Saudi Arabia’s atrocities in Yemen, as the death toll from the Saudi-led war on the impoverished country increases by the day.

 
A displaced Yemeni girl who fled the fighting in the area of Harad, boils water at a camp for internally displaced persons in the northern district of Abs in Yemen
2 Aug 2017 06:03

Saudis blocking fuel to UN aid planes in Yemen

Islam Times - The United Nations has said that Saudi Arabia is blocking jet fuel delivery to planes trying to deliver humanitarian aid to Yemen’s capital city Sana’a.

 
File photo of Saudi border forces
31 Jul 2017 11:10

Yemeni troops kill Saudi officer, three others

Islam Times - Yemen’s Army and its allied Popular Committees have killed as many as four Saudi troops in counterattacks against the kingdom’s ongoing deadly invasion of its impoverished southern neighbor.

 
This picture, provided by the Joint Operations Command of Yemen, shows fire raging from Saudi al-Madinah warship following a guided missile attack in waters near the western Yemeni city of Hudaydah on January 30, 2017.
31 Jul 2017 05:19

Dozen Emirati soldiers killed in Yemeni attack on UAE frigate

Islam Times - A Yemeni military source says at least a dozen soldiers have been killed and nearly two dozen others injured when Yemeni naval soldiers, backed by allied fighters from Popular Committees, targeted an Emirati military vessel in a missile attack off the coast of the country’s southwestern ...

 
Yemeni Forces Seize Several Saudi Military Bases in Jizan
30 Jul 2017 06:35

Yemeni Forces Seize Several Saudi Military Bases in Jizan

Islam Times - Yemeni forces have reportedly seized several strategic Saudi military bases and outposts in the Arab state's southwestern Jizan region.

 
Newly recruited Houthi fighters chant slogans as they ride a military vehicle during a gathering in the capital Sana’a to mobilize more fighters to battlefronts to fight Saudi mercenaries in several Yemeni cities, January 3, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
29 Jul 2017 04:52

Yemeni forces seize several Saudi military bases, outposts in Jizan region

Islam Times - Yemeni army troops, backed by fighters from allied Popular Committees, have managed to seize several strategic Saudi military bases and outposts in the Arab kingdom’s southwestern Jizan region, inflicting casualties on Saudi forces.