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Analysis: War has destroyed the livelihoods of countless Yemenis, but the country’s economic crisis has deeper roots, writes Manuel Langendorf.

Hisham al-Omeisy, an outspoken activist, journalist and political commentator, was arrested in August 2017 after speaking out against restrictions and corruption in rebel-held areas of the war

Hisham is free, but Yemen's 'disappeared' crisis continues

Afrah Nasser

Hisham is free, but Yemen's 'disappeared' crisis continues

Comment: As we celebrate Hisham's release, it must also serve as a reminder of the thousands of forcibly disappeared young men across the country, writes Afrah Nasser.

Landmark prisoner swap agreed in between Yemen's rebels, government

The New Arab

Landmark prisoner swap agreed in between Yemen's rebels, government

A prisoner swap involving almost 2000 people has been agreed between Houthis and government loyalists in Yemen.

The only hope for Yemen lies beyond its capital

Nadia al-Sakkaf

The only hope for Yemen lies beyond its capital

Comment: Yemen's future will have to be built on the inkspot military strategy, which depends on small yet growing peace hubs beyond the main ...

Karim Traboulsi

Houthis release Yemeni journalist Hisham al-Omeisy after 150 days

Yemen's Houthi rebels have released Hisham al-Omeisy, a journalist who was detained by the Iran-backed rebel group in Sanaa last August.

Sana Uqba

#FreeHisham: Calls to free 'silenced' Yemeni political commentator increase

Calls to free a popular Yemeni political commentator who was 'silenced' after being abducted by armed rebels more than 17 days ago continue.

The New Arab & agencies

Rights groups urge Yemen's rebels to free political commentator

Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International on Friday urged Yemen's Houthi rebels to free political commentator Hisham al-Omeisy, ...

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 al-Zubaidi, an ousted official, ...

Yemen aid not reaching those in need, say activists

The New Arab

Yemen aid not reaching those in need, say activists

The Saudi-led coalition's blockade and sieges by the Houthi rebels are choking Yemenis into starvation and crippling shortages, activists say as ...

The New Arab

Yemen's capital witnesses mass pro-Houthi demonstrations

Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis packed the streets of Sanaa to support rebel forces' decision to form governing councils which effectively ...

Speculation surrounds coalition claim of 800 al-Qaeda fighters killed Speculation surrounds coalition claim of 800 al-Qaeda fighters killed

The New Arab & agencies

Speculation surrounds coalition claim of 800 al-Qaeda fighters killed

Video: Questions have been raised in Yemen over the veracity of reports claiming 800 al-Qaeda militants were killed in Mukalla, after a fierce ...

Moving mountains in Yemen: the journey to peace

Sana al-Yemen

Moving mountains in Yemen: the journey to peace

As Yemen prepares to make another trek in search for peace, warring factions and political grievances continue to hold it back.

War crimes and humanitarian resistance in Yemen

Vijay Prashad

War crimes and humanitarian resistance in Yemen

Comment: The situation is desperate, yet the devastating violence is being supported by the international community, which can't see what's ...

Yemen crisis: Houthi fighters tighten grip on capital

Al-Araby al-Jadeed/Agencies

Yemen crisis: Houthi fighters tighten grip on capital

Yemen's Houthi rebels appear to have consolidated their control of key sites in Sanaa as embattled President Abd-Rabbo Mansour Hadi seeks to ...

Al-Araby al-Jadeed/Agencies

Houthis seize Yemen presidential complex, clash at Hadi residence

Houthi forces continue to mount a challenge to the government of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, despite earlier talks of a ceasefire.

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