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This week we focus on the risks of damage to Yemen's historical heritage sites after weeks of torrential rain.

Floods across Yemen have left thousands of people homeless and destroyed homes country's iconic historic Old Sanaa city.

Yemen's historic <em>Marib</em> <em>dam</em> floods amid concerns of collapse

The New Arab Staff

Yemen's historic Marib dam floods amid concerns of collapse

Thousands of families, including internally displaced refugees, have lost their homes in Marib, where the historic 8th century BC dam has flooded.

Yemen's Ella al-Shamahi: Unearthing the past, preserving the future

Sana Uqba

Yemen's Ella al-Shamahi: Unearthing the past, preserving the future

The New Arab Meets: Paleoanthropologist Ella al-Shamahi who is on a mission to unearth the history of mankind, while fighting to preserve its ...

Yemen suffers cultural vandalism during its war

Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

Yemen suffers cultural vandalism during its war

In-depth: The erosion of Yemen's rich cultural heritage as its war rages into a fourth year threatens to destroy the identity of Yemenis ...

AAAJ and agencies

Iran rejects claims of sending arms to Yemen

Allegations that the Saudi-led coalition seized an Iranian fishing boat loaded with weapons that was heading to Yemen has been rejected as 'propaganda' by Iran.

AAAJ and agencies

Yemen: coalition seizes Iran boat 'carrying weapons'

The Saudi-led coalition said Wednesday it had seized an Iranian fishing boat in the Sea of Oman allegedly carrying weapons for Houthi rebels it ...

AAAJ and agencies

At least 2,355 civilians killed in Yemen war: UN

One hundred and fifty one civilians have been killed in fighting in Yemen over two weeks, taking the death toll to 2,355 over six months, says ...

AAAJ and agencies

Death toll from air strike on Yemen wedding rises

The death toll from an air strike on a wedding party in Yemen has jumped to 131, medics said, drawing strong condemnation from the UN Secretary ...

Pro-government forces continue slow advance in Yemen's <em>Marib</em>

AAAJ and agencies

Pro-government forces continue slow advance in Yemen's Marib

Pro-government forces, backed by Saudi-led coalition ground troops are aiming to retake the Yemeni capital Sanaa.

Abubakr al-Shamahi

UAE mourns losses in Yemen

The death of 53 Emirati soldiers this month in the Yemen war, the heaviest since the formation of the UAE in 1971, has deeply affected the Gulf ...

Yemen's heritage is slowly being turned to rubble

Abubakr al-Shamahi

Yemen's heritage is slowly being turned to rubble

Yemen's architectural gems took hundreds of years to build, but could be gone in the blink of an eye if the war continues.

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