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US wants UN action over report on Iranian missiles to Yemen

US Ambassador Nikki Haley said today that it was "time for the Security Council to act" following the release of a report by UN...

On mountain frontline, Yemen army makes push for Sanaa

Ignoring the rumble of heavy artillery, Yemeni commander Nasr al-Dibani points at Huthi bases from a jagged clifftop, outlining his push to break a...

Germany Quintuples Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia and Egypt

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's administration has been criticized for massively increasing arms sales to Middle East dictatorships Saudi Arabia and Egypt. One opposition lawmaker...

Yemen rebels claim drone shot down near Sanaa

Yemen's Huthi rebels, who are locked in a deadly war with the Saudi-supported government, on Sunday said they had downed a drone on the...

Germany Sells Arms to UAE Despite Yemen Conflict

Germany has approved more major weapons deals with the UAE, including deliveries of high-caliber ammunition. The UAE is involved in a conflict in Yemen...

Iran Poses Threat to Centcom’s Area of Responsibility, Votel Says

Iran poses the most significant threat to U.S. Central Command's complex area of responsibility, Centcom commander Army Gen. Joseph L. Votel told the Senate...

US cancels weapons transfers to Saudi over Yemen campaign

The White House has blocked the transfer of precision munitions to ally Saudi Arabia, amid anger about the civilian death toll from the kingdom's...

Pentagon prepares for possible new strikes in Yemen

The Pentagon was preparing for possible new strikes in Yemen on Thursday after US missiles hit Huthi rebel targets, but officials stressed America wants...

US strikes Huthi rebel targets in Yemen: Pentagon

The United States bombed three radar sites controlled by Huthi rebels in Yemen, the first direct US strike against the group following missile attacks...

More than 140 killed in air strikes on Yemen funeral: UN

United Nations: More than 140 people were killed and more than 525 injured Saturday when air strikes hit a funeral ceremony in Yemen, a...