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Jews arrested in Yemen released from custody

Deputy Minister Ayoub Kara meets with recent immigrants from Yemen, says Israel working to free Israeli citizen still held in the country.Ari Soffer, 7/6/2016, 2:33 PM

Iranian-backed rebels arrest last rabbi in Yemen

Houthi rebels accuse Rabbi Yahia Youssef Yaish of helping to smuggle 500-year-old Torah scroll to Israel.Ari Soffer, 4/19/2016, 8:23 PM

Yemen ceasefire takes effect

UN-brokered ceasefire between government and Shiite Houthi rebels takes effect.Ben Ariel, 4/11/2016, 4:43 AM

Kerry asks Iran to stop its regional wars

Kerry calls on Tehran to 'prove it wants to be member of int'l community' by stopping its Houthi rebels in Yemen and escalation in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 2:19 PM

Watch: Arutz Sheva meets new Yemenite immigrants

New olim who returned to Israel after thousands of years in a secret operation speak about the anti-Semitism and theft they suffered.Yoni Kempinski, 3/28/2016, 9:58 PM

Air raids in Yemen kill 14 Al-Qaeda members

Air strikes attributed to the United States kill 14 men suspected of belonging to Al-Qaeda in southern Yemen.Ben Ariel, 3/28/2016, 2:14 AM

Nasrallah's "Speech of the Year"

Read it carefully. He represents the threatening regional power – Iran -- and is the geographically closest significant threat to Israel, with operative cells all over the world capable of terror attacks against a long list of possible targets.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 3/24/2016, 11:19 PM

Report: Yemeni Jew arrested saving ancient Torah

Fears are high that Jew still in Yemen has been arrested, and may be suffering torture, after Torah was brought to Israel by immigrants.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2016, 8:45 PM

Yemen ceasefire to begin April 10

Yemen's government and Iranian-backed Houthis agreed on a ceasefire starting April 10 followed by peace talks.Ben Ariel, 3/24/2016, 1:13 AM

Dozens of Al-Qaeda terrorists killed in Yemen

United States military launches an air strike against a training camp run by Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, killing dozens.Ben Ariel, 3/23/2016, 2:15 AM

Secret operation rescues last group of Yemen Jews

19 new olim landed in Israel last week thanks to secret mission by Jewish Agency. 50 Jews chose to remain in Yemen.Matt Wanderman, 3/21/2016, 8:58 AM

Yemen's government, rebels agree to a ceasefire

Yemen's internationally recognized government and the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels agree to begin a ceasefire for a week or two.Ben Ariel, 3/21/2016, 4:16 AM

Leader of ISIS in Yemen killed in drone strike

Witnesses report drone strike that kills local ISIS leader and two others. Second deadly strike kills six al-Qaeda operatives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2016, 10:52 AM

Iran says Saudi intentionally bombed its embassy

Saudi Arabia accused of deliberately bombing Iranian Embassy in Yemen, but no damage visible on site.Talia Blatman, 1/7/2016, 2:27 PM

Netanyahu envisions 'three more Israels'?

Outlining vision for countering Iranian conventional threat, prime minister curiously suggests 'Israels' near Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen.Gil Ronen, 11/11/2015, 8:34 AM

'Jews Were Ordered to Convert or Leave'

Jewish escapee from Yemen tells of governmental ultimatum shortly after arriving in Israel.Hillel Fendel, 10/13/2015, 1:13 AM

Iran Claims Houthis Destroy Arab Warship

If true, claim suggests pro-Iranian rebels in Yemen have their hands on sophisticated anti-ship missiles, presenting a game-changing threat.Mark Langfan, Arutz Sheva UN Correspondent, 10/12/2015, 10:30 AM

Yemeni Rebels Confirm Commitment to End Crisis

Yemen's Houthi rebels confirm in writing they agree to UN resolutions aimed at ending the country's conflict.Ben Ariel, 10/7/2015, 5:10 AM

Iran Rejects Claims it Sent Arms to Yemen

Iranian fishing ship headed to Yemen found filled with anti-tank shells, though Iran says accusations of it arming Houthis are 'baseless.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2015, 1:25 PM

Iranian Weapons Ship Bound For Yemen Seized

Saudi-backed coalition in Yemen seizes of Iranian weapons vessel in first possible evidence Tehran is arming Houthi rebels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/30/2015, 12:27 PM

Yemen's President Returns to Aden

Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi lands in Aden for the first time since he escaped to Saudi Arabia as Houthi fighters closed in.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/22/2015, 7:44 PM

Report: Iran Released 5 Top Al Qaeda Terrorists

Five released as part of swap deal in March, including Osama bin Laden's direct replacement.Tova Dvorin, 9/18/2015, 2:47 PM

Yemen Pulls Out of Peace Talks with Houthis

Yemen's exiled government pulls out of UN-mediated peace talks with its Houthi adversaries.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/14/2015, 1:01 AM

Bahrain: Ground Offensive Needed to Fight Iran

Bahrain's Foreign Minister calls for a ground offensive to eliminate Iran's influence in Yemen, via the Houthi rebels.Ben Ariel, 9/11/2015, 2:45 AM

Daughter of Israeli Missing in Yemen Speaks Out

'A.' says her family receiving no support from Israeli government, who even asked them to pay for help; 'We just want to know he's OK.'Ari Soffer, 9/8/2015, 9:35 AM

Yemen President: Fighting Houthis Stops Iran

Yemen's exiled President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi says his forces are battling Shiite Houthi rebels across the country to stop Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2015, 5:26 AM

Houthi Rocket Attack in Yemen Kills 14 Civilians

Iran-backed rebels in Yemen fire rockets into a residential district, killing 14 civilians, mostly women and children.Ben Ariel, 8/25/2015, 4:46 AM

British Hostage Freed from Al Qaeda by UAE Forces

Briton held year-and-a-half released in military operation in southern Yemen port city of Aden, just before Al Qaeda conquers the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2015, 12:16 PM

Riyadh, Moscow to Meet Over ISIS, Syria

Russian and Saudi officials to meet over Middle East issues - just after news surfaces of a secret meeting between Russia, Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2015, 8:56 PM

Houthi Leader Urges Militia to Keep Fighting

The leader of Yemen's Houthis urges his militia to fight on against Yemen's government.Ben Ariel, 8/3/2015, 4:13 AM

Rouhani: Nuclear Deal Helps in Syria and Yemen

Iran's president claims his country's nuclear deal with the West would create better prospects for faster solutions in Syria and Yemen.Ben Ariel, 8/3/2015, 2:12 AM

Fighting in Yemen Continues Despite Ceasefire

Shelling reported in southern Yemen as truce between rebels and Saudi-backed pro-government forces comes into force.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2015, 3:43 AM

Saudi-Led Coalition Declares Ceasefire in Yemen

Coalition against Iranian-backed Houthis announces five-day humanitarian ceasefire.Matt Wanderman, 7/25/2015, 11:06 PM

Hamas: Iran Incited Against Us

Gaza rejects reports Hamas to send military aid to the Houthis in Yemen, say Iran is trying to torpedo new relationship with Saudi Arabia.Dalit Halevy, 7/20/2015, 5:05 PM

Temporary Ceasefire in Yemen to Begin Friday

Yemen's warring factions agree to a temporary humanitarian ceasefire from Friday night until the end of Ramadan.Ben Ariel, 7/10/2015, 5:43 AM

Yemen's Government Places Conditions on Truce

Yemen's government tells UN it would agree to a truce if key "guarantees" are met.Ben Ariel, 7/9/2015, 4:44 AM

Iranian Military Chief: ISIS is Defending Israel

Top military aide to Khamenei claims ISIS was created for 'Israel's security,' denounces Saudi actions in Yemen ignoring Iran's Houthis.Ari Yashar, 7/7/2015, 6:30 PM

UN Calls on Saudis to Allow Aid into Yemen

UN Security Council demands that Saudi Arabia lift its maritime controls on Yemen and allow entry of food, fuel and other supplies.Ben Ariel, 6/26/2015, 3:45 AM

Yemen Talks End Without Agreement

Yemen's exiled government and Houthi rebels end talks in Geneve without even agreeing on even a temporary ceasefire.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/19/2015, 10:50 PM

Warring Yemen Parties Agree a Ceasefire is Needed

Yemen's warring parties agreed at peace talks on the need for a ceasefire, but fail to work out the details.Ben Ariel, 6/17/2015, 6:42 AM

Yemen's Qaeda Leader Killed in Airstrike

Yemeni officials say Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula leader Nasir al-Wuhayshi was killed in a suspected American drone strike.Ben Ariel, 6/16/2015, 3:44 AM

Houthis to Attend UN Peace Talks in Geneva

Houthis say they will attend UN-backed peace talks planned for June 14 without preconditions.Ben Ariel, 6/5/2015, 3:14 AM

American Ambassador Met Houthis in Oman

State Department confirms for the first time that Anne Patterson held talks with Yemen’s Houthi militia in Oman.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2015, 5:43 AM

Saudi Airstrikes Hit Edge of Yemeni Capital Sana'a

Saudi-led strikes on Houthi arsenal send shrapnel flying into neighborhood, while Houthis shell UN aid ship seeking entry to Aden.Ari Yashar, 6/1/2015, 3:14 PM

Iran Claims Israeli Weapons Found in Yemen

Iranian news agency claims Israeli weapons and ammunition were intercepted inside the Saudi embassy in the Yemeni capital.Elad Benari, 6/1/2015, 6:43 AM

Joyous Return to 130-Year Old Jerusalem Synagogue

77 years after Arab riots followed by British expulsion and apathy, Jews return to Yemenite Village synagogue on slopes of Mt. of OlivesHillel Fendel, 5/26/2015, 12:48 PM

Houthis Agree to Take Part in Peace Talks

The leader of the Houthi rebels backs peace talks to take place next week in Geneva.Ben Ariel, 5/21/2015, 2:12 AM

Saudis Resume Airstrikes in Yemen After Ceasefire

Saudi Arabian-led coalition resumes airstrikes against Houthi rebels, hours after the expiry of a humanitarian truce.Ben Ariel, 5/18/2015, 3:16 AM

Fighting Continues in Yemen Despite Ceasefire

Houthis and a Saudi-led coalition continue to fight each other in Yemen. A ceasefire came into effect on Tuesday but has had little effect.Matt Wanderman, 5/16/2015, 11:19 PM

Humanitarian Ceasefire Begins in Yemen

Five-day humanitarian truce between Saudi-led coalition and Houthi rebels takes effect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2015, 2:15 AM

Four Al-Qaeda Members Killed in Yemen

Four suspected members of Al-Qaeda killed in an apparent American drone strike on the Yemeni port city of Mukalla.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2015, 1:13 AM

Houthis Agree to Five-Day Humanitarian Ceasefire

Houthi rebels agree to five-day humanitarian ceasefire proposed by Saudi Arabia, warn they will respond to any violations.Ben Ariel, 5/11/2015, 2:14 AM

Arab Forces Vow to Target Houthi Leaders

After Houthis target Saudi cities, coalition forces say they 'crossed a red line' and will pay dearly.Gil Ronen, 5/8/2015, 11:36 AM

Senior Al-Qaeda Leader Killed in Drone Strike

Reports say senior commander in Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula killed in an American drone strike in Yemen.Ben Ariel, 5/8/2015, 2:46 AM

Yemen Asks Int'l Community to Intervene

Yemen's ambassador to the UN asks for ground forces to save the country from Houthi rebels.Ben Ariel, 5/7/2015, 4:13 AM

Al Qaeda in Somalia Strengthened by Yemen Exodus

600 Al Qaeda terrorists flee Yemen war for former stronghold of Somalia, while Kerry offers aid without specifying details.Ari Yashar, 5/6/2015, 4:38 PM

Iran Claims it Chased US Warship in Gulf of Aden

Iranian navy confronted US vessel and several aircraft, causing them to 'rapidly' change direction, off the coast of Yemen.Ari Soffer, 5/6/2015, 2:50 PM