Saudi Arabia Launches Operation in Yemen

Saudi Arabia and a coalition of regional allies launch a military operation against Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen.Ben Ariel, 3/26/2015, 3:16 AM

Yemen's President Reportedly Flees Aden as Houthis Advance

Yemen's President, Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, flees his palace in Aden. No details known about his location.Ben Ariel, 3/26/2015, 2:12 AM

Saudis Prepare to Deploy in Yemen for Iran Showdown

Saudi Arabia dispatches heavy military equipment on Yemen border, ready to strike as Iran-backed Houthis edge towards key port of Aden.Ari Yashar, 3/25/2015, 3:34 PM

Iran’s Houthis to Control Critical Naval Chokepoint

Houthis are a small step from surging south-ward to the Port of Aden, and controlling the Yemeni side of the critical Mandab Strait.Mark Langfan, 3/23/2015, 8:10 AM

Yemen: Worshippers Cursed Jews at Moment of Mosque Bombing

Worshippers in a Shiite Houthi mosque were busy wishing Death to America as a suicide bomber detonated himself on Friday.Ben Ariel, 3/23/2015, 6:44 AM

Iran Arms Houthis 500 Miles from Mecca

Iranian ship has unloaded 185 tons of weapons at Port Saleef to the Houthis, Tehran's Shiite proxies in Yemen.Mark Langfan, 3/21/2015, 9:36 PM

NY Times: Netanyahu Speech 'Exploitative Political Theater'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's speech on Iran 'offered nothing of substance that was new,' the New York Times intoned Thursday.Moshe Cohen, 3/4/2015, 8:13 AM

Will the Last Jews of Yemen Be Able to Escape?

Expert in touch with Sana'a's Jews warns of 'great danger' from Iranian backed Houthis taking control, details efforts to get them out.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 3/3/2015, 10:41 PM

Yemenite Popular Army Founded Against Iran-Backed Houthis

Houthis continue to set sights on Aden to control access to Red Sea and Eilat, but tribes in south, Al-Qaeda preparing for bitter battle.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 2/21/2015, 10:36 PM

Iran's Houthis Start Battle to Control Red Sea Entry

Shi'ite Houthi militia, after replacing Yemen's government, launches conquest of strategic port city of Aden controlling Eilat access.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 2/17/2015, 10:54 PM

Al Qaeda, Houthi Rebels Battle over Army Bases in Yemen

Battles rage over military and political power in Yemen; two bases captured near Sanaa and Shawba.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 2/14/2015, 8:42 PM

Yemen on Brink of Civil War, Says UN Envoy

Al-Qaeda-linked fighters seized a large army base during a dawn attack, prompting airstrikes, as Iran-proxy Houthis struggle for control.Gil Ronen, 2/12/2015, 10:10 PM

US Evacuates Yemen Embassy

Diplomatic personnel have been relocated 'due to the ongoing political instability and the uncertain security situation.'Gil Ronen, 2/11/2015, 7:27 AM

Has Iran Conquered Yemen?

Houthis loyal to Iran change constitution, establish security council, eye total control of Red Sea endangering Arabian Peninsula, Israel.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 2/9/2015, 8:02 AM

Yemen's Houthi Rebels Take Over the Government

Iranian-backed rebels in Yemen dissolve parliament, declare a 'new era.'Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/6/2015, 9:40 PM

Al-Qaeda Accuses US of Directing Iran-backed Houthis

AQAP says US has been sharing intel on it with Houthi terrorists conquering Yemen with Iran's backing and threatening Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2015, 6:39 PM

US Drone Kills Senior Al-Qaeda Terrorist

Harith al-Nadhari, a top Al-Qaeda terrorist who called for more terror attacks against France, killed in US drone strike Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff , 2/5/2015, 1:49 PM

Could Iranian-Backed Rebels Threaten Eilat?

The Houthi rebels in Yemen are trying to take over the strait of Bab el-Mandeb, thus allowing it to control Israel's southernmost naval bay.Dalit Halevi, 2/3/2015, 3:14 AM

Yemen Crumbles, Iraq Stumbles, America Fumbles

The events in Yemen represent a spectacular collapse of President Obama’s policy for countering Islamic State. David Singer, 2/1/2015, 4:25 PM

Yemeni Government Resigns

President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, Prime Minister Khaled Bahah and ministers quit after Iran's proxy Houthis besiege his palace.Arutz Sheva staff, 1/22/2015, 8:56 PM

Al-Qaeda in Yemen Calls for 'Lone Wolf Attacks' in West

Al-Qaeda's Yemen branch calls for “lone wolf attacks” against the United States and the West in new video.Ben Ariel, 1/21/2015, 5:43 AM

UN Condemns Houthi Attack on Yemen's Presidential Palace

Security Council condemns an attack by Houthi rebels on Yemen's presidential palace, voices support for President Hadi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2015, 12:13 AM

Iran-Backed Houthi Rebels Besiege Yemen's President

Presidential palace comes under canon fire as Houthis demand control to give their backers Iran domination, and a way to cut off Israel.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 1/20/2015, 5:01 PM

Yemen's Chief of Staff Abducted, Likely by Iran-proxy Terrorists

President's chief of staff, who was blocked from becoming prime minister last year, abducted in capital; Iran's proxies suspected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2015, 9:06 PM

Al Qaeda in Yemen Chief Officially Claims Charlie Hebdo Attack

Al Qaeda confirms involvement in attack, one week after shooters told bystanders, victims they were working on the group's behalf.Tova Dvorin, 1/14/2015, 12:36 PM

Yemen 'Is a Victim, Not an Exporter, of Terror,' Says President

Yemeni president reacts to news that one of the Paris terrorists received Al Qaeda training in Yemen, says his country stands with France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2015, 3:51 PM

Iranian in Yemen Accused of Promoting Baha'i Faith - For Israel

Iranian man charged with spreading pacifistic, universalist religion to benefit its world headquarters in Haifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2015, 7:55 PM

Report: One of the Suspects in Paris Attack Trained in Yemen

One of the two Paris terror attack suspects recently spent time in Yemen associating with Al-Qaeda, say officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2015, 3:13 AM

Pro-Iran Militias Threaten to Conquer Yemen

Major government official says Houthi militias are closing in on Yemen, which is already suffering for attacks from Al Qaeda.Dalit Halevy, 1/5/2015, 7:26 PM

Report: Gulf States Fear Iranian Takeover of Yemen

Pro-Iranian militias in Yemen appear to be tightening their grip on the country - even taking over its national bank.Yaakov Levi, 1/1/2015, 11:55 AM

Iran Launches Major Naval Drill - Eyeing Yemen?

Iran holds massive military drill including farthest reaching naval exercises, in likely gesture for allied Houthis conquering Yemen.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 12/26/2014, 1:52 PM

Al-Qaeda Hostages Killed in Yemen During Failed Rescue Attempt

Journalist Luke Somers and teacher Pierre Korkie killed by Al-Qaeda terrorists in Yemen during a failed rescue bid.Ben Ariel, 12/7/2014, 4:50 AM

Al Qaeda in Yemen Threatens to Execute American Hostage

Luke Somers appears in new video by Al Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula; terrorists say he will be killed in 3 days if demands aren't met.Ari Soffer, 12/4/2014, 10:23 AM

Al-Qaeda Attacks Iranian Ambassador's Residence in Yemen

3 killed by car bomb at the Iranian ambassador's residence in Yemen. Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula claims responsibility.Ben Ariel, 12/4/2014, 3:16 AM

Yemeni Minister Gives Award to 'Jewish Brothers'

Yemen's culture minister gives an award she received from Human Rights Watch to Yemen's dwindling Jewish population.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/21/2014, 9:01 PM

Is Iran Conquering Yemen?

Iran-backed Houthis conquer large parts of Sana'a, leaving security sources bickering amid predictions of division in the strategic state.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 10/6/2014, 7:52 AM

US Embassy Barely Escapes Rocket Attack in Yemen

Rocket strikes 650 feet from embassy, wounded Yemeni guards; State Dept. in denial that Sanaa branch was target in attack.Tova Dvorin, 9/28/2014, 7:52 AM

Flight Ban Instituted After Islamists Clash in Yemen

Flights suspended for 24 hours after Shi'ite Houthis make gains near capital Sanaa, as Yemen fights two-front war against extremists.Tova Dvorin, 9/19/2014, 1:00 PM

Yemen: Terrorists Attack Presidential Palace, Kill 5 Guards

Suspected Al-Qaeda terrorists attack Yemen's presidential palace, killing five guards. Yemen’s President unharmed.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/10/2014, 1:49 AM

Yemen: Gov't Forces Kill 36 Al Qaeda Terrorists

Operation against Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula rages in eastern Shabwa province.Ari Soffer, 5/4/2014, 4:33 PM

Yemen's Jewish Community Fades Away

On Holocaust Memorial Day, we should spare a thought for a Jewish community which is perishing right before our eyes.Ari Soffer, 4/28/2014, 5:08 PM

Al Qaeda Chief Explosives Expert Dead in 'Unprecedented' US Op.

Reports that US special forces operation in Yemen took out most senior member of Al Qaeda since Bin Laden in 2011.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2014, 5:38 PM

Watch: Al Qaeda Holds Largest 'Most Dangerous' Meeting in Years

Al Qaeda's second-in-command mingles with over 100 fighters, commanders - but how did US intelligence agencies miss him?Ari Soffer, 4/16/2014, 10:29 AM

Goldstone Co-Author Could Replace Falk at UN

UN Watch reveals the identity of yet another anti-Israel candidate pushed by Arab states to replace Richard Falk as "rights expert."Elad Benari, 3/28/2014, 5:42 AM

Yemen: Attack on Military Post, 10 Dead

Latest attack on Yemeni military may be result of secessionists, Al Qaeda.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2013, 3:24 PM

Al Qaeda Apologizes for Yemen Hospital Attack

Yemen branch of terror organization apologizes for deadly hospital attack, which killed 52, alleging terrorist disobeyed orders.Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2013, 1:39 PM

Watch: Harrowing Footage of Al Qaeda Attack on Yemen Hospital

CCTV shows terrorists calmly picking off patients and doctors alike, in country's worst attack in 18 months. Viewer discretion advised.Ari Soffer, 12/12/2013, 10:12 AM

UN Offices in Yemen's Capital to Close Thursday

A warning of a possible attack in the part of Sanaa where UN offices are located prompts an order for staff to stay home.Elad Benari, 12/12/2013, 6:42 AM

U.S. Military on Alert in Yemen Following Terror Attack

The United States raises its alert status in Yemen, after a suicide bomber and gunmen target Yemen's defense ministry, killing 52 people.Elad Benari, 12/6/2013, 5:46 AM

Yemen: 52 Killed as Al Qaeda Gunmen Storm Defense Ministry

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula suspected in audacious attack in the heart of Yemen's capital Sana'a.Ari Soffer, 12/5/2013, 11:26 AM

Yemen: Two Shot Dead During 'Gangnam Style' Wedding Dance

Accidental shootings occurred after misfiring of celebratory gunshots during popular dance craze at wedding festivities.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2013, 3:41 PM

Al Qaeda Commander Clarifies: American Civilians Fair Game

Senior Yemen-based commander says calls by group's leader to avoid targeting civilians doesn't apply to Americans.Ari Soffer, 11/19/2013, 6:13 PM

Yemen Arrests 'Dangerous' Al-Qaeda Terrorist

Yemen arrests Al-Qaeda member Omar Salem, described as "one of the most dangerous" terrorists.Elad Benari, 10/30/2013, 5:14 AM

Yemeni Security Forces Thwart Al Qaeda Jailbreak

Prison guards quell mass-mutiny by Al Qaeda inmates at high-security prison in the country's capital.Ari Soffer, 10/23/2013, 8:39 PM

Child 'Runaway Bride' Speaks Out: 'I Fled Ignorance'

A Yemeni girl who ran away from an arranged marriage at age 10 faces off against a Muslim cleric on Lebanese TV.Maayana Miskin, 10/20/2013, 12:17 PM

Yemeni Troops Retake Base from Al Qaeda

After 3-day siege Yemeni security forces storm military HQ captured by Al Qaeda, free hostages., 10/3/2013, 10:28 AM

Al Qaeda Seizes Yemen Military HQ

Senior Yemeni general believed to have been taken prisoner in the latest attack on security forces by Islamist terrorists.Ari Soffer, 9/30/2013, 4:05 PM