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Yemen , Friday 18 January 2019

News Yemen: Yemen's warring parties hopeful on prisoner swap as Hodeidah stalls

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/yemens-warring-parties-hopeful-prisoner-swap-hodeidah-stalls-145321496.html
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

AMMAN (Reuters) - Yemen's warring parties hope to deliver final lists of prisoners to the United Nations after talks in Amman on Thursday under an exchange agreement, a government delegate said. The U...

News Yemen: Head of UN team in Yemen's Hodeidah safe after car in convoy shot - UN

News source: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/head-of-un-team-in-yemen-s-hodeidah-safe-after-car-in-convoy-shot---un-11136214
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

The head of a U.N. mission tasked with overseeing a peace deal in Yemen's Hodeidah port city is safe following a reported shooting incident, the United Nations said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO - Retired D...

News Yemen: Yemen’s Houthi Rebel commander dies of ‘heart attack’

News source: https://www.yenisafak.com/en/world/yemens-houthi-rebel-commander-dies-of-heart-attack-3472105
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

Yemen’s Houthi rebel group on Thursday announced that one of its commanders had died of a "heart attack" while Saudi media said he was killed in a military operation. Abdel-Aziz bin Habtour, leader of ...

News Yemen: Yemen combatants start talks in Jordan on prisoner deal

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/yemen-combatants-start-talks-jordan-prisoner-deal-150455637.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

AMMAN (Reuters) - Yemen's warring sides started talks on Wednesday in the Jordanian capital about a deal to free thousands of prisoners as part of U.N.-led peace efforts, two U.N. sources said. Delega...

News Yemen: Yemen: Delivering Health in a Conflict Zone

News source: https://www.directrelief.org/2019/01/yemen-delivering-health-in-a-conflict-zone/
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

After four years of war and subsequent famine and disease outbreaks, access to quality healthcare is extremely hard to come by for most Yemenis. The impact of the conflict in Yemen has been catastroph...

News Yemen: Yemen: The forgotten humanitarian crisis

News source: http://www.utdailybeacon.com/opinion/columns/yemen-the-forgotten-humanitarian-crisis/article_858650aa-1a9e-11e9-b9d0-f7b9c36bddbb.html
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

This first week back in the new year, I wanted to focus on an issue that I don’t feel has garnered enough attention, and one that I sincerely hope gets resolved in 2019. Since 2015, Saudi Arabia has b...

News Yemen: UN Peace Monitoring Team in Yemen Attacked

News source: https://www.voanews.com/a/un-peace-monitoring-team-in-yemen-attacked-/4748355.html
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

A U.N. team overseeing the truce in the Yemeni port of Hodeida came under fire Thursday. No one was injured when bullets struck an armored vehicle carrying chief monitor Patrick Cammaert. The Yemeni g...

News Yemen: Yemen: Former Houthi Air Force Commander Killed

News source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/18012019-yemen-former-houthi-air-force-commander-killed/
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

A former Houthi air force commander has been killed in Sanaa after the Arab coalition launched an intelligence operation, Al Arabiya reported. Major General Ibrahim Al-Shami, who ranked number 19 on t...

News Yemen: Yemen's Houthis, former govt. meet for 2nd day to hammer out prisoner swap

News source: http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/news/2019/01/mil-190117-presstv02.htm
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

Representatives of Yemeni warring parties, the Houthi Ansarullah movement and the country's former Saudi-backed government, have held their second session of talks in Jordan in an attempt to thrash ou...

News Yemen: UN says Yemen monitors safe after Hodeida shooting

News source: https://vietnamnews.vn/world/484038/un-says-yemen-monitors-safe-after-hodeida-shooting.html
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

DUBAI — A United Nations team tasked with overseeing a truce in Yemen came under fire but was unharmed in the flashpoint city of Hodeida Thursday, hours after the Security Council approved expanding t...

News Yemen: Head of UN team in Yemen's Hodeidah safe after car in convoy is hit by gunfire

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/world/middle-east/head-of-un-team-in-yemens-hodeidah-safe-after-car-in-convoy-is-hit-by-gunfire
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

ADEN (REUTERS) - The head of a UN mission tasked with overseeing a peace deal in Yemen's Hodeidah port city is safe after an armoured car in his convoy was hit by a bullet, the United Nations said on ...

News Yemen: AFC forced to delete insensitive Yemen explosion video

News source: https://www.goal.com/en-au/news/afc-forced-to-delete-insensitive-yemen-explosion-video/51lqxgh1g7o81bco0q66cg5gz
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

The Asian Football Confederation has deleted an insensitive social media post showing an explosion in the Yemen net from the Asian Cup match against Vietnam. A video showing a free kick goal scored by ...