Tag Archives: Aden


Yemen’s Hadi urges Saudi intervention to stop UAE support for separat...

08 August, 2019 3:39 am 3:39 am

SANAA – The president of Yemen’s internationally recognised government has urged Saudi Arabia to intervene to stop the United Arab Emirates (UAE)’ backing for southern separatists fighting for control of the key southern city of Aden and its surrounding areas. The statement by President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi on Thursday came after Yemeni officials accused the UAE of … Read More


Yemen’s govt forces ‘impose full control over Aden’: Info...

08 August, 2019 2:31 am 2:31 am

ADEN – Forces loyal to Yemen’s internationally recognised government have reclaimed control of the port city of Aden, a minister said, three weeks after the key southern city was seized by United Arab Emirates-backed separatists.  Information Minister Moammar al-Eryani said government forces retook Aden’s airport, its presidential palace and surrounding areas from forces aligned to the Southern Transitional Council … Read More


Yemen conflict: Separatists seize military camps, palace in Aden

08 August, 2019 6:27 am 6:27 am

ADEN – Yemeni separatists took effective control of the port city of Aden, militray camps and presidential palace on Saturday night after days of fighting with troops loyal to the internationally backed government. Forces aligned with the UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council (STC) – which wants an independent south – said they had seized control of … Read More


Saudi-led coalition calls for immediate ceasefire in Aden: SPA

08 August, 2019 2:24 am 2:24 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen called for an immediate ceasefire in Aden, seat of the internationally recognized government, the state news agency SPA quoted the coalition’s spokesman as saying. “The coalition calls for an immediate ceasefire in the Yemeni temporary capital Aden starting from 1 a.m. on Sunday (2200 GMT on … Read More


Yemen: At least 30 killed in Aden’s presidential palace security camp...

08 August, 2019 6:05 am 6:05 am

YEMEN (UrduPoint News/Sputnik) – At least 30 people were killed during clashes inside a camp of security forces of the presidential palace in Yemen‘s city of Aden, Al Arabiya reported, citing sources, on Saturday amid fighting between separatist and government forces there. The clashes erupted in the fourth brigade of the security forces, the reports added. The sources … Read More

Houthi attack kills more than 30 in Yemen’s Aden, Saudi blames Iran

08 August, 2019 11:03 pm 11:03 pm

ADEN (Reuters) – Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement launched missile and drone attacks on Thursday on a military parade in Aden, the seat of government and a stronghold of the Saudi-led military coalition, killing 36 people according to the interior ministry. An explosion hit a military camp belonging to the Yemeni Security Belt forces backed by … Read More