Anti-Houthi  fighters  prepare to go to the frontline  in Yemen’s southern port city of Aden on Thursday. Photograph: Reuters

From exile in Saudi Arabia, Yemen’s vice president Khaled Bahah yesterday declared the “liberation” of Aden after four months of deadly and destructiv(...)

Palestinians search for victims under the rubble of a house which witnesses said was destroyed by an Israeli air strike during an Israeli ground offensive east of Khan Younis in  southern Gaza today. Photograph: Ibraheem Abu Mustafa /Reuters

Israel won a partial reprieve from the economic pain of its Gaza war today with the lifting of a US ban on commercial flights to Tel Aviv, as fighting(...)

A Protester argues with Palestinian riot police during a protest against security coordination between Palestinian authority and Israel in the West Bank city of Ramallah today. Photograph: Mohamad Torokman/Reuters.

Israel’s army said today it had detained another 37 Palestinians as it searched for three missing teenagers and extended a crackdown on the Hamas Isl(...)