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This week we focus on a 'disappointing' decision by the UK to resume Saudi arms sales, warnings over famine in Yemen and more.

In-depth: The separatist takeover of Socotra island is indicative of Saudi Arabia's approval for efforts which undermine Yemen's unity.

Houthis, UAE 'tortured and killed' Yemenis in unofficial prisons

The New Arab Staff

Houthis, UAE 'tortured and killed' Yemenis in unofficial prisons

Common practices in these 11 detention facilities includes beatings, electrocutions, and being deprived food and water.

The UAE is gradually eclipsing Saudi Arabia in Yemen

Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

The UAE is gradually eclipsing Saudi Arabia in Yemen

Comment: The STC's takeover of Socotra indicates that the United Arab Emirates has marginalised Saudi Arabia into a weaker position, at least ...

Yemen in Focus: Allies turn rivals on Socotra island

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: Allies turn rivals on Socotra island

This week we focus on the capture of Socotra by UAE-backed southern separatists.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Saudi coalition deploys ceasefire observers to Yemen's south

Saudi forces arrived on Wednesday in Shaqra and Sheikh Salem, two flashpoints in southern Yemen's Abyan province, to monitor the truce that was announced only on Monday.

The New Arab Staff

Hadi government 'betrayed' as UAE-backed separatists capture Socotra island

The STC have taken over the strategic town of Hadibo in the Socotra island, angering the Hadi government.

The New Arab Staff

Saudi initiative proposes end to deadlock with Yemen's separatists

Saudi Arabia has proposed to re-implement a power-sharing deal between Yemen's government and the southern separatists.

The New Arab Staff

Yemen records worst day for Covid-19 cases

Yemen recorded its worst day for coronavirus cases on Monday, with the majority emerging in the southern province of Hadramaut.

Yemen Aid: Battling coronavirus in a war zone

Sana Uqba

Yemen Aid: Battling coronavirus in a war zone

The New Arab's series 'Together Against Coronavirus' looks at how NGOs in the Middle East and beyond are tackling Covid-19.

The New Arab & agencies

14 dead in sixth day of fighting in Yemen

Fourteen combatants have died in southern Yemen on Saturday.

Yemen in Focus: Dozens dying in coronavirus 'infested' Aden

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: Dozens dying in coronavirus 'infested' Aden

This week we focus on increasing deaths in Aden, the underreporting of coronavirus cases, and more clashes.

Yemen government allies fight southern separatists over Zinjibar

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen government allies fight southern separatists over Zinjibar

Fighting broke out between pro-government troops and separatists in southern Yemen, leaving 10 dead in the first major clash since separatists ...

Yemen in Focus: Appeals for assistance after Aden flooding

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: Appeals for assistance after Aden flooding

This week we focus on deadly flooding in Yemen's coastal city, an expected delivery of Covid-19 tests, and more.

Yemen's southern separatists warn of 'imminent' war with government

The New Arab

Yemen's southern separatists warn of 'imminent' war with government

Emirati-backed insurgents say a shaky power-sharing deal with the internationally-recognised government is on the verge of collapse, threatening ...

The New Arab

Yemen lashes out at UAE, Iran in UN speech

Yemen's foreign minister Mohammed Abdullah al-Hadrami lashed out at the Houthi rebels, Iran and the UAE during his speech at the UN General Assembly.

The New Arab

UAE-backed STC 'committing atrocities against hospitalised civilians' in Yemen

UAE-backed militias allied with the Southern Transitional Council have been complicit in crimes against civilians in the southern governorates ...

The New Arab

Yemen's Hadi accuses UAE of 'aggression' with Aden airstrikes

Yemen's president said the UAE was behind airstrikes in the south of the country.

Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

How Yemen's southern separatists mirror their authoritarian Emirati backers

Comment: UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council bears the markings of an abusive, authoritarian faction, writes Jonathan Fenton-Harvey.

A life or death battle for Yemen's Aden

A Yemeni journalist

A life or death battle for Yemen's Aden

Fighting between the government and the separatists, seen as a civil war within Yemen's already complex conflict, sparks fears it could break ...

The New Arab

UAE warplanes attack Saudi-backed government in Aden

As many as 40 Yemeni government troops have been killed in an Emirati airstrike near the southern city of Aden, according to local reports.

Yemen separatists regain full control of Aden: security officials

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen separatists regain full control of Aden: security officials

Security officials have reported that Yemeni separatists have regained control of the country's interim capital of Aden, just a day after ...

Hadi's government reclaims Aden from UAE-backed separatists forces

The New Arab

Hadi's government reclaims Aden from UAE-backed separatists forces

The Yemeni government has officially announced that it has reclaimed Aden from southern separatists.

Yemen government forces enter Aden after seizure by separatists

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen government forces enter Aden after seizure by separatists

Yemeni government forces have entered Aden after it was seiged by southern secessionists.

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