Three Saudi border soldiers were killed after exchanging fire with "enemy elements" trying to cross the border from Yemen to attack two watch towers, Saudi Arabia's official SPA news agency said on Monday.
Two Islamic State (IS)-claimed attacks on Friday in Yemen's largest province killed at least 15 people and wounded 30, security officials said, in the latest sign the extremists are taking advantage of the country's civil war to expand t
At least 15 Yemeni soldiers and 14 militants have been killed in an attack by Al Qaeda on a military post in the eastern region of Hadramawt, a security source said.
Although Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (
Three Americans have been air-lifted out of Yemen to Oman, the Omani foreign ministry said on Thursday, according to a report by the state news agency ONA.
The three were flown out of Yemen's capital, Sanaa
A Qatari soldier fighting alongside a Saudi-led military coalition in Yemen has been killed in clashes there, state media said on Wednesday, the first reported death of a soldier from the country in the conflict.
Qatar has not for
A rare tropical cyclone packing hurricane-force winds killed three people and injured scores on the Yemeni island of Socotra on Monday, residents and officials said, and then headed for an Al Qaeda-controlled town on the mainland.
Tropical Cyclone Chapala has tracked west from its position in the Arabian Sea, potentially taking it on a path towards eastern Yemen's sea port of Mukalla, a report said.
The storm, which is expected to make a landfall on Mon
The United Nations said on Saturday two contractors with the world body had been detained in Yemen, but gave no further details on the incident.
"Two contractors have been detained and DSS (Department of Safety and Security)
Cyclone Chapala, a storm gathering in the Arabian Sea, is heading for Yemen and Oman and may cause floods, landslides and infrastructure damage in countries that are ill-prepared for such weather, the UN climate agency said on Friday.
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al Jubeir said on Wednesday that the war a Saudi-led coalition has been fighting against Iran-allied fighters in Yemen for seven months may soon end.
"One of the indications that the campaign is ne