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Houthis expel nearly all remaining Yemenite Jews, only four seniors remain

Houthis expel nearly all remaining Yemenite Jews, only four seniors remain

Iran-backed Houthi rebel group in Yemen has expelled most of the last remaining Yemenite Jews from Sanaa, the country’s largest city.Dan Verbin, 30/03/2021 15:32
Watch: Houthi drone attack causes damage to Saudi Arabian state-owned oil refinery

Watch: Houthi drone attack causes damage to Saudi Arabian state-owned oil refinery

6 additional drone strikes were carried out by Yemen's Iran-backed Houthis Friday, as hundreds of drone attacks have targeted Saudi Arabia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2021 09:46
What will Biden offer the Houthis to end civil war?

What will Biden offer the Houthis to end civil war?

With the civil war in Yemen in its 7th year and civilians dying of hunger & disease, Biden admin. interested in ending the conflict.i24NEWS, 10/03/2021 11:02
Trump's former envoy to State Department: Condemn the Houthis, unequivocally

Trump's former envoy to State Department: Condemn the Houthis, unequivocally

Jason Greenblatt criticizes State Department spokesman's weak condemnation of Houthi attacks on Saudi Arabia.Elad Benari, 09/03/2021 02:07
US to remove terrorist designation of Yemen's Houthi rebels

US to remove terrorist designation of Yemen's Houthi rebels

Secretary of State Blinken announces reversal of decision made by Trump administration in its final days in office.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/02/2021 21:01
US to designate Houthis as a terrorist organization

US to designate Houthis as a terrorist organization

Sources tell Reuters US plans to designate Yemen’s Houthi movement as a foreign terrorist organization as soon as Monday.Elad Benari, 11/01/2021 02:03
IDF prepares for possible missile, drone strikes from Yemen

IDF prepares for possible missile, drone strikes from Yemen

IDF discusses missile and drone attacks from Houthis and Iran-backed militias in Iraq, Yemen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2021 17:49
IDF downplays Syria threat, warns of attack from Yemen or Iraq

IDF downplays Syria threat, warns of attack from Yemen or Iraq

IDF Brigadier General says that while Israel has focused on Iranian militants in Syria, an attack from Iraq or Yemen is far more likely.ILTV, 28/12/2020 13:01
Report: Houthis arrest Yemenite Jews

Report: Houthis arrest Yemenite Jews

Arab media report pro-Iranian militia is stepping up its attempts to ethnically cleanse Yemen of its last remaining Jews.Gary Willig, 13/07/2020 15:43
Pompeo: Renew the UN arms embargo on Iran

Pompeo: Renew the UN arms embargo on Iran

Secretary of State calls for a renewal of the UN arms embargo on Iran after the Navy seized Iranian weapons shipment for Houthi rebels.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/02/2020 22:20
Yemeni officials: More than 100 killed in Houthi attack

Yemeni officials: More than 100 killed in Houthi attack

Officials say more than 100 people were killed and dozens wounded in Saturday’s missile and drone attack in Marib.Elad Benari, 20/01/2020 04:04
At least 90 dead in Houthi attack on Yemeni base

At least 90 dead in Houthi attack on Yemeni base

Iran-aligned Houthi rebels attack military training camp in Marib with ballistic missiles and drones.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2020 03:54
US Navy seizes Iranian missiles en route to Yemen

US Navy seizes Iranian missiles en route to Yemen

Naval Destroyer seizes vessel carrying precision missile parts to Houthi rebels in Yemen in first seizure of its kind.Gary Willig, 04/12/2019 22:34
Iran saw Bolton's firing as a fatal Trump weakness

Iran saw Bolton's firing as a fatal Trump weakness

Bolton was the "bad cop" and his abrupt departure gave Iran the courage to attack the Saudi oil refineries. Mark Langfan, 16/09/2019 19:56
Attacks on Saudi oil facilities cut 5% of global oil supply

Attacks on Saudi oil facilities cut 5% of global oil supply

Saudi Arabia says Houthi attacks on its key oil facilities have disrupted about half of the kingdom's oil capacity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2019 05:03
Pompeo: 'Tehran responsible for attacks on Saudi Arabia'

Pompeo: 'Tehran responsible for attacks on Saudi Arabia'

US calls on international community to condemn Iranian attacks, says 'no evidence' Houthis responsible for attacks on Saudi oil facilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2019 00:13
The next 9/11

The next 9/11

The Houthis - or Ansar Allah - motto, displayed on their flag, says it all: “God is great! Death to the U.S.! Death to Israel! Curse the Jews and victory to Islam!”Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, 28/02/2019 00:39
Yemen's Houthi rebels say they are prepared for ceasefire

Yemen's Houthi rebels say they are prepared for ceasefire

Iranian-backed rebels halt drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia, say they are prepared for broader ceasefire if Saudis agree.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2018 02:06
Nasrallah meets Houthi delegation

Nasrallah meets Houthi delegation

Hezbollah leader meets delegation from Iranian-backed Yemeni rebels.Elad Benari, 20/08/2018 03:06
Security Council calls for probe of Saudi attack in Yemen

Security Council calls for probe of Saudi attack in Yemen

UN Security Council calls for "credible" probe after air strike by Saudi-led coalition that killed at least 29 children in Yemen.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/08/2018 23:29
UN chief: Investigate Saudi air strike in Yemen

UN chief: Investigate Saudi air strike in Yemen

UN Secretary-General António Guterres calls for independent probe of Saudi-led coalition air strike in Yemen that killed dozens of people.Ben Ariel, 10/08/2018 04:44
ANALYSIS: Major escalation in Yemen could trigger war

ANALYSIS: Major escalation in Yemen could trigger war

Iranian proxies launch missiles at a Saudi tanker, threaten to bomb Arab-coalition ports.Yochanan Visser, 30/07/2018 06:45
Saudi Arabia intercepts missiles fired by Houthis

Saudi Arabia intercepts missiles fired by Houthis

Saudi air defenses intercept two missiles fired from rebel-held territory in neighboring Yemen.Ben Ariel, 25/06/2018 04:15
Yemen: Houthis sentence Jewish man for rescuing Torah scroll

Yemen: Houthis sentence Jewish man for rescuing Torah scroll

Man accused of helping Jews fleeing to Israel from Yemen's civil war bring 500-year-old Torah scroll imprisoned by Houthi rebels.Gary Willig, 27/04/2018 11:31
France accuses Iran of supplying arms to Houthis

France accuses Iran of supplying arms to Houthis

France rejects Iran's denial that it is supplying weapons to Houthi rebels in Yemen.Ben Ariel, 30/03/2018 05:38
Iran denies providing Houthi rebels with ballistic missiles

Iran denies providing Houthi rebels with ballistic missiles

Iran's Revolutionary Guards deny Saudi Arabian accusations that Tehran provided Yemen rebels with ballistic capabilities.Elad Benari, 28/03/2018 02:12
Saudi Arabia threatens Iran after Houthi missile attack

Saudi Arabia threatens Iran after Houthi missile attack

Military coalition led by Saudi Arabia threatens retaliation against Iran after Houthi rebels fire missile barrage from Yemen.Elad Benari, 27/03/2018 04:15
Russia vetoes UN resolution on Iran and Houthis

Russia vetoes UN resolution on Iran and Houthis

Russia uses veto power to block draft resolution pressuring Iran over its failure to block supplies of missiles to Yemen's Houthi rebels.Ben Ariel, 27/02/2018 02:13
Russia likely to veto UN resolution calling out Iran

Russia likely to veto UN resolution calling out Iran

Russia likely to veto British, U.S. and French bid for the Security Council to call out Iran over providing weapons to Houthi rebels.Ben Ariel, 26/02/2018 05:42
Russia disputes that Iran is helping Yemen rebels

Russia disputes that Iran is helping Yemen rebels

Russia dismisses U.S. evidence that Iran supplied missiles to Yemen's Houthi rebels.Ben Ariel, 01/02/2018 04:44
Iranian-backed rebels targeting Red Sea

Iranian-backed rebels targeting Red Sea

Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen threatening to prevent international boats from passing through the Red Sea.Dalit Halevi, 11/01/2018 05:07
The case for supporting Riyadh's new young leader

The case for supporting Riyadh's new young leader

His actions are dictatorial, but he is cleaning up corruption, working against Iran, modernizing the economy and fighting extremist clerics. Dr. Ted Gover, 21/12/2017 00:40
Houthis: U.S. diverting attention from Jerusalem recognition

Houthis: U.S. diverting attention from Jerusalem recognition

Yemen’s Houthi rebels dismiss accusations that Iran supplied them with missile fired at Saudi Arabia.Elad Benari, 15/12/2017 05:35
Haley presents proof Iran supplied missile to Houthis

Haley presents proof Iran supplied missile to Houthis

U.S. ambassador to the UN presents evidence that a ballistic missile fired by Houthi rebels in Yemen was Iranian-made.Ben Ariel, 15/12/2017 02:04
Britain to present resolution on Yemen ceasefire

Britain to present resolution on Yemen ceasefire

Britain will present a draft resolution to the Security Council demanding an immediate ceasefire in Yemen.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 14/10/2016 21:59
Iran blasts Kerry for saying it supports Houthis

Iran blasts Kerry for saying it supports Houthis

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denies American accusations his country delivered missiles to Houthi rebels.Ben Ariel, Canada, 27/08/2016 00:07
Yemen ceasefire takes effect

Yemen ceasefire takes effect

UN-brokered ceasefire between government and Shiite Houthi rebels takes effect.Ben Ariel, 11/04/2016 04:43
Kerry asks Iran to stop its regional wars

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, 07/04/2016 14:19
Yemen ceasefire to begin April 10

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, 24/03/2016 01:13
Yemen's government, rebels agree to a ceasefire

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, 21/03/2016 04:16
Iran Claims Houthis Destroy Arab Warship

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, 12/10/2015 10:30
Yemeni Rebels Confirm Commitment to End Crisis

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, 07/10/2015 05:10
Yemen's President Returns to Aden

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, 22/09/2015 19:44
Yemen Pulls Out of Peace Talks with Houthis

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, 14/09/2015 01:01
Bahrain: Ground Offensive Needed to Fight Iran

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, 11/09/2015 02:45
Yemen President: Fighting Houthis Stops Iran

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, 30/08/2015 05:26
Houthi Rocket Attack in Yemen Kills 14 Civilians

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, 25/08/2015 04:46
Houthi Leader Urges Militia to Keep Fighting

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, 03/08/2015 04:13
Fighting in Yemen Continues Despite Ceasefire

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, 27/07/2015 03:43
Saudi-Led Coalition Declares Ceasefire in Yemen

Saudi-Led Coalition Declares Ceasefire in Yemen

Coalition against Iranian-backed Houthis announces five-day humanitarian ceasefire.Matt Wanderman, 25/07/2015 23:06
Hamas: Iran Incited Against Us

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, 20/07/2015 17:05
Temporary Ceasefire in Yemen to Begin Friday

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, 10/07/2015 05:43
Yemen's Government Places Conditions on Truce

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, 09/07/2015 04:44
Warring Yemen Parties Agree a Ceasefire is Needed

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, 17/06/2015 06:42
Houthis to Attend UN Peace Talks in Geneva

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, 05/06/2015 03:14
American Ambassador Met Houthis in Oman

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, 03/06/2015 05:43
Saudi Airstrikes Hit Edge of Yemeni Capital Sana'a

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, 01/06/2015 15:14