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This week we focus on a long-anticipated prisoner release in Yemen.

The governor of the southern province of Shabwa, Mohammad Saleh bin Adyo, warned of protests if the UAE continues to refuse to vacate the Balhaf oil facility.

Yemen in Focus: Ceasefire can save at-risk heritage sites

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Yemen in Focus: Ceasefire can save at-risk heritage sites

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

More than 170 dead in Yemen floods

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

More than 170 dead in Yemen floods

The flash floods have dealt a new blow to the war torn country.

Yemen records worst day for Covid-19 cases

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.

The New Arab & agencies

Flooding leaves 16 dead, damages homes in Yemen

Yemen's National Meteorological Center has warned Yemenis to stay away from flood ducts in affected areas.

The New Arab

Award-winning Yemen journalist Nabil Al-Qaiti assassinated in Aden

Photojournalist Nabil al-Qaiti, a prominent photojournalist documenting Yemen's conflict and a vocal supporter of the southern separatist ...

Stasa Salacanin

A house divided: The battle for Yemen's south

A bid by separatists to assert control over southern Yemen has pushed the country closer to fragmentation.

Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

Yemen's oil-rich Shabwah province faces a dangerous power struggle

Tensions are quietly brewing over the geostrategic, resource-rich eastern Shabwah governorate, posing another risk to the country's peace.

Yemen in Focus: Houthis stand by Iranian allies

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: Houthis stand by Iranian allies

The Houthis slammed the killing of Qasem Soleimani as a war crime, stating the only appropriate response to the assassination would be to expel ...

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen's southern separatists withdraw from Riyadh agreement committees

Southern separatists in Yemen have pulled out of joint committees tasked with implementing the Riyadh agreement.

Will Saudi-brokered deal stop UAE's meddling in Yemen's south?

A Yemeni journalist

Will Saudi-brokered deal stop UAE's meddling in Yemen's south?

Saudi media released some details of an agreement which covered contentious political and military issues, but how this deal is expected to ...

Saudi Arabia 'boosting military presence' in southern Yemen

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Saudi Arabia 'boosting military presence' in southern Yemen

Saudi Arabia has been stepping up reinforcements since August, following violent infighting among Yemeni forces within the anti-Houthi alliance.

Road accident kills six UAE soldiers in southern Yemen

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Road accident kills six UAE soldiers in southern Yemen

Yemeni officials say six Emirati soldiers were killed in a traffic accident in southern Yemen, where the UAE form part of a coalition battling ...

Saudi Arabia to boost south Yemen troop presence

The New Arab

Saudi Arabia to boost south Yemen troop presence

Riyadh's ally the UAE has said it would withdraw troops from the south of Yemen.

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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 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 & 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

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

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

Yemen govt takes control of city after separatist clashes

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen govt takes control of city after separatist clashes

Yemeni government troops took control Saturday of the city of Ataq, two days after deadly clashes between loyalists and southern separatists in ...

Yemen's southern separatists declare ceasefire in <em>Shabwa</em>

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Yemen's southern separatists declare ceasefire in Shabwa

The Southern Transitional Council declared a ceasefire after two days of deadly clashes in Shabwa.

Saudi betrayal of Yemen laid bare in Aden

A Yemeni journalist

Saudi betrayal of Yemen laid bare in Aden

Comment: Saudi Arabia has been leading a destructive war in Yemen, but has now allowed a second coup against the government it claims to back, ...

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