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Stories with place: Sanaa
  • Yemeni city battered by siege in pivotal battle of civil war 
    Updated: Nov-26-15 12:18 pm

    SANAA, Yemen - In Yemen's third largest city, residents are battling back against a months-long siege by Shiite rebels, armed by airdrops of weapons by planes from the Saudi-led coalition, with hundreds killed and food, water and medicines running short in a potentially pivotal battle in the country's protracted civil war.

  • Overnight fighting in contested Yemen province kills 47 
    Updated: Nov-25-15 11:55 am

    SANAA, Yemen - Yemeni security officials say overnight clashes between Shiite Houthi rebels and pro-government militias have killed 47 people, nearly all of them fighters.

  • Saudi woman, child killed in bombing from inside Yemen 
    Updated: Nov-07-15 4:09 am

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A Saudi Civil Defense spokesman says a Saudi woman and a child have been killed in the border region of Najran by a shell fired from Yemen.

  • UN officials: 2 US contractors detained at Yemen airport 
    Updated: Nov-02-15 10:52 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - United Nations officials say two American contractors have been detained at the airport in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, which is controlled by Shiite Houthi rebels.