Iran Welcomes End of Saudi Operation in Yemen

Iran's foreign ministry says it welcomes the "halt to killing innocent and defenseless people" in Yemen.Ben Ariel, 4/22/2015, 3:14 AM

Yemen Rejects Iran's 'Peace Plan'

Yemen throws out 'four-point peace plan' submitted by Iran, which hopes to preserve the Houthis' military gains on the ground.Mark Langfan A7 UN Reporter, 4/20/2015, 9:01 PM

'We Won't Back Down', Vows Houthi Leader

"Anyone who thinks we will surrender is dreaming," says Houthi leader Abdul-Malik al-Houthi.Ben Ariel, 4/20/2015, 3:45 AM

United States Sanctions 2 Top Houthis

Treasury Department places two top figures in Yemen's Houthi rebellion on its sanctions blacklist.Ben Ariel, 4/15/2015, 4:44 AM

US: Iran Trying to Smuggle Surface-to-Air Missiles to Houthis

US steps up intel and naval boarding to block Iran from providing missiles that would let Houthis foil Saudi-led airstrikes.Ari Yashar, Gedalyah Reback, 4/13/2015, 10:30 AM

Saudis: More than 500 Houthis Killed So Far

Six Saudi servicemen have been killed since Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen began. Saudi FM: we are not at war with Iran.Gil Ronen, 4/12/2015, 7:19 PM

Hezbollah Backing Houthi Rebels in Yemen, According to Reports

Increasingly open Iranian footprint in Yemen, as Hezbollah fighters reportedly operating alongside Iranian Revolutionary Guards.Ari Soffer, 4/12/2015, 12:18 AM

Security Sources Reveal Massive Iranian Spying in Egypt

Arabic media reports Iran has appointed new spy master backing terror groups and gathering intel in Arab countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2015, 10:13 PM

Kerry: We're There for Our Mideast Allies

The United States will not allow Tehran to run amok and do as it pleases in the Middle East, said Secretary of State John Kerry.Yaakov Levi, 4/9/2015, 7:47 AM

Yemen Battle Turning Into a US-Iran Proxy Showdown

End of US-Iranian rapprochement? US Deputy Secretary of State says weapons and intel backing to Saudi-coalition will be boosted.Ari Yashar, 4/7/2015, 7:05 PM

Saudi Arabia Pummels Houthis in Yemen; Flood of Refugees Begins

Mass exodus as neighboring countries evacuate their citizens from the fighting; hundreds dead over the week in bombings.Tova Dvorin, 4/7/2015, 2:24 PM

Houthis Could Turn Yemen into a 'Saudi Vietnam'

With homefield advantage and Iranian military advisers, Saudi Arabia might not be able to avoid getting bogged down.Gedalyah Reback, 3/30/2015, 10:22 PM

Egyptian Troops Show Commitment to Yemen War

Egypt has deepened its relationship with Saudi Arabia, and it's not all about the money.Gedalyah Reback, 3/30/2015, 8:34 PM

Saudi-Led Ground Invasion of Yemen 'Within Days'

Yemeni Foreign Minister said he expects nine member Arab coalition troops to be inside Yemen soon.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/30/2015, 12:18 PM

The Saudis Should Break Iran’s Weakest Link: Assad

Why the Sunnis best course of action is to militarily harass and degrade the Houthis and Saleh by blocking Iran’s air and sea resupply of the Houthis, while liquidating Iran’s Assad on the ground. Mark Langfan, 3/30/2015, 11:41 AM

Iran-Backed Houthi Conquest Escalates at Strategic Port of Aden

Fierce clashes at southern port controlling entrance to Red Sea and Eilat; Houthis get help from ex-president as Saudi coalition strikes.Ari Yashar, 3/30/2015, 10:50 AM

Saudi Arabia: Yemen Airstrikes Will Continue Until Hadi Can Rule

Saudi military spokesman says airstrikes in Yemen will continue until Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi is able to rule.Ben Ariel, 3/30/2015, 4:15 AM

Nasrallah: Israel Should be Targeted, Not Yemen

Hezbollah leader blasts Saudi Arabia for launching airstrikes against Houthi rebels, saying it should lead a campaign against Israel.Ben Ariel, Canada, 3/28/2015, 12:31 AM

Saudi Arabia Ramps Up for Largest Campaign Since Gulf War

Saudi Arabia has an advanced military arsenal, and it hopes to send a message to Iran with those destructive capabilities in Yemen.Gedalyah Reback, 3/27/2015, 1:43 PM

Too Much Information

Now that “the Iran-backed Houthis” have entered our language, are their opponents the good guys? Who cares? Jack Engelhard, 3/27/2015, 8:23 AM

Saudi Ambassador: Iran Playing Key Role in Backing Houthis

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States says Iranian commanders and Hezbollah members are in Yemen advising the Houthi rebels.Ben Ariel, 3/27/2015, 4:14 AM

Erdogan: Iran is Trying to Dominate the Middle East

Turkish President lashes out at Iran, says its efforts to dominate the Middle East are annoying Ankara.Ben Ariel, 3/27/2015, 1:42 AM

Pakistan May Join Saudi Yemen Offensive, Help 'Encircle Iran'

Pakistan, the largest Sunni state by far with a strong military and nuclear weapons, says 'the matter is being examined.'Gil Ronen, 3/26/2015, 7:00 PM

Saudi Offensive Coincides with US Airstrikes in Tikrit

Yoel Guzansky says that simultaneous US airstrikes in Iraq and Saudi strikes in Yemen almost certainly meant to roll back Iran’s influence.Gedalyah Reback, 3/26/2015, 1:51 PM

Iran: Saudis 'Will Pay for Invading Yemen'

Iran on Thursday threatened Saudi Arabia that 'the smoke of the war in Yemen will reach the eyes of the Saudis.'Yaakov Levi, 3/26/2015, 12:55 PM

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

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

'Rampaging Iran Has Created 3 Fronts on Israel'

Netanyahu explains it is his duty to warn against Iranian nukes in Congress, 'militant Islam with WMDs is greatest danger to humanity.'Ari Yashar, 2/16/2015, 10:02 PM

Iran-Backed Houthis Make Life Difficult for Last Jews of Yemen

Life for the few Jews who remain in Yemen is becoming intolerable, witnesses who escaped to Israel testify.Moshe Cohen, 2/15/2015, 8:02 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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