A Saudi-led Arab coalition that has air supremacy over Yemen has strongly denied any role in the wedding party carnage, and a coalition spokesman suggested that local militias may have fired the projectiles. Photograph: Faisal Al Nasser/Reuters

The death toll from an air strike on a wedding party in Yemen has jumped to 131, medics said on Tuesday, in one of the deadliest attacks on civilians (...)

A Saudi-led air strike in Yemen’s capital Sanaa this month. An Arab coalition has been pounding the Iran-allied Houthi militia in Yemen from the air for six months. Photograph: Reuters/Khaled Abdullah

Air strikes by helicopters from a Saudi-led alliance killed 25 civilians in a Yemeni village on Sunday, residents and medics said, adding that most of(...)

The site of a Saudi-led air strike in Yemen’s capital Sanaa on Sunday. Photograph: Reuters/Khaled Abdullah

An air strike by warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition, which said it targeted a bomb-making factory, killed 36 civilians working at a bottling plant i(...)

New recruits loyal to Yemen’s exiled president, Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, during a training session in  Taez. Photograph: Ahmad Al-Basha/AFP/Getty Images

Iranian-allied fighters controlling much of Yemen have said air strikes led by Saudi Arabia killed 43 people in the central city of Taiz. Taiz has bec(...)

Yemeni activists hold a banner with pictures of kidnapped French Isabelle Prime and her Yemeni colleague during a protest in Sanaa, Yemen. Photograph: AP Photo/Hani Mohammed

A French woman abducted in Yemen in February has been freed, President Francois Hollande’s office said on Friday, adding that he would welcome her bac(...)

Fighters loyal to exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi gather on a road on the outskirts of the southern Yemeni port city of Aden. Photograph: Saleh Al-Obeidi/AFP/Getty Images

Fighters loyal to Yemen’s exiled president Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, bolstered by Gulf Arab support, seized the country’s largest military base from Hou(...)

Houses in Aden allegedly damaged in  shelling  by  Houthi rebels and their allies. Photograph: EPA/Stringer

A bombardment in Aden by the Houthi militia and forces loyal to former president Ali Abdullah Saleh killed 43 people and injured 173 yesterday, the he(...)

Houthi fighters travel on the back of a patrol truck in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa. Photograph: Khaled Abdullah/Reuters

The week-long unconditional truce in Yemen that began at midnight on Friday aims to allow the delivery of desperately needed food, medicine and fuel t(...)

 An armed Yemeni stands walks amid the ruins of the house of a Yemeni army commander loyal to the Houthis after it was hit by two airstrikes allegedly carried out by the Saudi-led coalition in Sana’a, Yemen,  July 6th, 2015. Photograph: Yahya Arhab/EPA

The United Nations said it expects an unconditional week-long humanitarian pause in the fighting in Yemen to start on Friday to allow the delivery of (...)

People stand in front of buildings damaged by a Saudi-led air strike that hit the Yemeni army’s main headquarters in Sanaa, June 7th, 2015. Photograph: Reuters/Khaled Abdullah

Saudi-led air strikes killed at least 44 people during an attack on the main headquarters of the Yemeni army in central Sanaa on Sunday, the state new(...)