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Authorities have struggled to secure funds to maintain Yemen's Seiyun Palace.

This week we focus on UAE's 'friendly' gesture toward the Houthis, the government's return to Aden and much more.

Yemen government, southern separatists sign power-sharing deal after bloodshed

The New Arab

Yemen government, southern separatists sign power-sharing deal after bloodshed

The exiled Hadi government and the STC have signed a power sharing agreement after bloodshed that almost plunged the country in yet another conflict.

Yemen's southern separatists strike power-sharing deal with government

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen's southern separatists strike power-sharing deal with government

Yemen's government has struck a power-sharing deal with southern separatists in a bid to end a conflict simmering within the country's civil war.

How Yemen's southern separatists mirror their authoritarian Emirati backers

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.

The New Arab & agencies

South Yemenis demand independence vote at UN peace talks

Waving the flag of former south Yemen, a group of southerners called for freedom under the watchful eye of Swedish police outside the venue of UN peace talks.

The New Arab & agencies

UN envoy meets Yemen separatist chief after uprising call

The UN's envoy to Yemen has met with the head of the southern separatists STC movement following calls for a 'peaceful uprising' against ...

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen president orders forces to stand down in Aden

Fighting in the southern Yemen city of Aden has left at least 15 people dead, and thrown the war-torn country into further chaos and threatens ...

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen PM accuses southern separatists of Aden coup attempt

Yemen security sources said that pro-separatist units trained and backed by the United Arab Emirates have taken over the government headquarters ...

Saleh killed: Timeline of three years of Yemen conflict

The New Arab & agencies

Saleh killed: Timeline of three years of Yemen conflict

Three years after Houthi rebels captured the Yemeni capital Sanaa with the help of forces loyal to ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh, Houthi ...

The New Arab

Yemen's south prepares for demonstrations as secessionists gain momentum

Yemeni prime minister has urged southerners to continue to support President Hadi until the country's war ends.

UAE-Saudi differences risk boosting separatists in Yemen

Khalid Al-Karimi

UAE-Saudi differences risk boosting separatists in Yemen

Comment: If the Saudi-led coalition is going to help maintain the unity of Yemen, it is vital that it irons out internal differences, writes ...

UAE confirms military activities on Yemen's Socotra island

The New Arab

UAE confirms military activities on Yemen's Socotra island

The United Arab Emirates said it has sent military recruits to train in battle skills, weapons training and first aid on Yemen's Socotra island ...

Yemen's newly formed "third government" travels to Riyadh

The New Arab

Yemen's newly formed "third government" travels to Riyadh

Aidarous al-Zubaidi, a recently banished government minister, announced the formation of the "South Yemen Council" on ...

Yemen's 'third government' emerges in southern Yemen

Sana Uqba

Yemen's 'third government' emerges in southern Yemen

While the Houthi rebels maintain control of Sanaa, and President Hadi conducts operations from Riyadh, Aidarous ...

The New Arab

Banished Aden governor forms independent "South Yemen" council

Aidarous al-Zubaidi, who was dismissed from his post as governor of Aden earlier this month, announced the formation of a transitional political council to govern 'South Yemen' on Thursday.

Paola Tamma

Pro-secession south-Yemenis rally in support of sacked Aden governor

Watch now: Protesters call for leaders sacked by President Hadi to proclaim independence for South Yemen, which would be the third government ...

The New Arab

Militants target Yemen government's seat of power in bombing

An explosion rocked the southern Yemeni port-city of Aden on Sunday afternoon, the latest attack on the government-held city as extremist groups ...

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen: Suicide car bomber targets top officials in Aden

A suicide car bomber has targeted a convoy carrying the governor and police chief of the southern port city of Aden but the two survived the ...

Yemeni governors and police chief survive assassination attempt

The New Arab

Yemeni governors and police chief survive assassination attempt

A pair of bodyguards were killed as a convoy carrying Aden's top officials was bombed on Tuesday.

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