Yemen, officially the Republic of Yemen, is a country at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia. It is the second-largest Arab sovereign state in the peninsula, occupying 527,970 square kilometres.
Seven children in urgent need of medical attention were evacuated from Yemen in what was the first use of a medical flight corridor supervised in the war-torn nation by the UN.
The Yemeni Houthis pounded a military training base in the Yemeni city of Marib on Saturday with missiles, killing at least 30 servicemen, according to Saudi media.
The Trump administration on Wednesday imposed new sanctions on Iran's biggest airline and its shipping industry, accusing them of smuggling "lethal aid" to Yemen.
For 44-year-old Nissar hailing from Kollam, the sea was a passion, but after enduring untold miseries during the nine day escape voyage of 3,000 miles on a fishing boat along with eight others, he has vowed that he will not hit the sea again.
Nine Indian fishermen, who arrived here, on a boat from Yemen will be cleared after emigration process is over, said an official on Saturday.
The Houthis on Tuesday (local time) welcomed the Saudi-led coalition's announcement to release 200 of their rebels to support peace efforts aimed at ending the nearly five-year war in Yemen.
The UN envoy for Yemen has reported momentum toward a political settlement in Yemen has been building and urged parties concerned to continue practicing concession.
Sporadic clashes erupted between the pro-government forces and the Houthi rebels in Yemen's Red Sea port city of Hodeidah on Sunday, a military official said.
Yemen's internationally recognised government on Tuesday (local time) signed a Saudi-brokered power-sharing deal with the southern separatists aiming to quell a new front to end the country's civil war.
The internationally-recognised Yemeni government and the Southern Transitional Council on Tuesday signed in an agreement in Riyadh to form a new government and share the power after the southern separatist carried out a "coup d'etat."