By | CS Monitor | 2 months 1 week ago | World
The Yemeni exiled government launched an assault Wednesday to drive out the Iranian-aligned Shiite rebels. The fight could cause issues including potential shutdowns of the port, a crucial access point for food and supplies to civilians who are at risk of starvation.
By Krishnadev Calamur | The Atlantic | 2 months 1 week ago | World
The assault on Al Hodeidah was a long time coming. The Emirati-led attack, which began at midnight Wednesday after the Iran-backed Houthis ignored a deadline from the United Arab Emirates to withdraw from the city and its adjoining port, have so far been restricted to a Houthi stronghold south of the city. The airstrikes came despite warnings from aid groups of a humanitarian disaster, and after...
By | Al Jazeera | 2 months 1 week ago | World
The four were killed during a Saudi-UAE military attack against Iranian-aligned Houthi rebels in the port city.
By Associated Press | WashPost | 2 months 1 week ago | World
The Saudi-led coalition’s assault on the rebel-held port city of Hodeida is the latest attempt to break years of stalemate in Yemen’s devastating civil war.
By | FOX News | 2 months 1 week ago | World
The Saudi-led coalition's assault on the rebel-held port city of Hodeida is the latest attempt to break years of stalemate in Yemen's devastating civil war.
By Karen McVeigh | The Guardian | 2 months 1 week ago | World
Battle for rebel-held Hodeidah could cut aid lifeline for hundreds of thousands of people trapped in dire conditions, say agencies Families in Hodeidah, Yemen, were trapped inside their homes “waiting for their destiny”, as Saudi-backed forces began closing in on the city. On Wednesday, the Saudi-led coalition backing Yemen’s exiled government began an assault on the port, a vital lifeline for the...
By Jane Arraf | NPR | 2 months 1 week ago | World
The U.S.-backed coalition says it aims to oust Iranian-sponsored Houthi rebels, but aid groups warn of potentially high civilian casualties. (Image credit: Hani Mohammed/AP)
By | Reuters | 2 months 1 week ago | World
ADEN (Reuters) - A Saudi-led alliance of Arab states launched the largest assault of Yemen's war on Wednesday with an attack on the country's main port, aiming to bring the ruling Houthi movement to its knees at the risk of worsening the world's biggest humanitarian crisis.