(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. A new direction for President Macron, striking details about Russia’s meddling effort and…View More Russia, Yemen, France: Your Tuesday Briefing
DUBAI/ADEN (Reuters) – Weeks of U.N. shuttle diplomacy and Western pressure delivered a breakthrough in Yemen peace efforts when the warring parties last week agreed…View More Is Yemen finally on the road to peace?
Good morning. The Senate voted to end U.S. involvement in Yemen, the E.U. rejected bargaining on Brexit and a Russian agent pleaded guilty. Here’s the…View More Yemen, Theresa May, Maria Butina: Your Friday Briefing
ADEN, Yemen I’m giving up most of my column space today to introduce you to Abrar Ibrahim, a 12-year-old girl in Yemen who weighs just…View More Opinion | End This Shameful War
The accounts of brutality have emerged as UN-backed peace talks got under way in Sweden between the Houthi rebels and the Yemeni government. As a…View More Yemen civil war: Survivors of Houthi rebel prisons tell of torture
The meeting is set to last a week in the picturesque town of Rimbo – 35 miles north of Stockholm – with UN sources saying…View More Yemen peace talks start in Sweden with prisoner exchange deal
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – A Houthi delegation arrived in Sweden on Tuesday for U.N.-sponsored Yemen peace talks, the first since 2016, as Western nations press for…View More Yemen's Houthis in Sweden for peace talks; U.N. warns of economic breakdown
DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran backs U.N.-sponsored Yemen peace talks, Iranian state TV reported on Monday, saying Tehran was ready to help find a political solution.…View More Iran backs Yemen peace talks, wants end of crisis: state TV
Support grows for Yemen resolution after briefing by Trump officials on Khashoggi’s killing leaves senators frustrated. Support is growing in the Senate for a resolution…View More Support grows for Senate resolution on Yemen war
Martin Griffiths due to visit Hodeidah in his efforts to get warring sides to join talks amid reports of fighting. The UN special envoy to Yemen is…View More UN envoy Griffiths due to arrive in Yemen's Hodeidah
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has urged the international community to halt Iran’s nuclear and ballistic missile programmes, and reiterated the kingdom’s support for UN efforts…View More Saudi king in plea for action to stop 'Iran creating chaos'
DUBAI (Reuters) – Houthi rebels in Yemen said on Monday they were halting drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and…View More Yemeni Houthis halt missile attacks on Saudi coalition, raising peace prospects
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Britain said on Friday it will push the United Nations Security Council to back a humanitarian truce in Yemen as the…View More Britain to push U.N. Security Council to back humanitarian truce in Yemen
HodeidahMartin Griffiths, the United Nations special envoy for Yemen, revealed in an interview he has overcome a hurdle that doomed a previous attempt to bring…View More United Nations Yemen envoy hopeful of peace talks to end deadly conflict