Established by Fathi Ibrahim Bayoud 2005 - Homs

Home >> Gulf Arab Region

Iranian navy sends warships to Gulf of Aden

Iranian navy sends warships to Gulf of Aden

Iran on Thursday dispatched two warships to the Gulf of Aden, where for the last week fighting has raged between the Yemeni army and Houthi rebels over Yemen’s Al-Hudaydah province. According to Iran's semi-official Tasnim News Agency, Iran has sent both a helicopter-carrier and a...

read more
37 Houthi fighters slain in central Yemen: Army

37 Houthi fighters slain in central Yemen: Army

The Yemeni army on Thursday said it had killed 37 Houthi rebels -- and captured another 30 -- in fierce clashes in Yemen’s central Al-Bayda province In a statement, the army said several positions had been captured from the rebels in clashes that occurred over the last 24 hours....

read more
Arab-led coalition seizes Hudaida airport

Arab-led coalition seizes Hudaida airport

Fears of a humanitarian crisis in Yemen’s main port city Hudaida grew as fighting spilled into residential districts Wednesday after Arab coalition forces seized the airport from the Iran-aligned Houthis. Residents said coalition aircraft were bombing Houthi positions on roads leading...

read more
Detainees held without charges decry Emiratis’ sexual abuses

Detainees held without charges decry Emiratis’ sexual abuses

(AP) — The 15 officers who arrived at the prison in southern Yemen hid their faces behind headdresses, but their accents were clearly foreign — from the United Arab Emirates. They lined up the detainees and ordered them to undress and lie down. The officers then searched the anal cavity of...

read more
X :Latest News
Israeli jets strike eastern Gaza: Witnesses      Explainer: Does Islamic State still pose a threat?      Jordan's PM appeals for more aid as most Syrian refugees set to stay      Britain strips citizenship from teenager who joined Islamic State in Syria      Funds raised for Syrian refugees who lost all seven children in Canada fire      Spanish king speaks out during Catalan separatists' trial      Three MPs quit May’s Conservatives over ‘dismal failure to stand up to’ hard Brexiteers      Germany resists pressure to ease Saudi arms export halt