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Over 15 Saudi-led airstrikes hit Hajjah

HAJJAH, June 17 (YPA) – US-Saudi-led coalition warplanes waged on Sunday more than 15 strikes on Hajjah province, an official told Yemen Press Agency. The strikes hit Faj Haradh and al-Mazraq areas, the official added. AA

Twin suicide attacks hit Nigeria

SANAA, June 17 (YPA) – At least 31 people and wounded others in twin suicide attacks on a town in north-eastern Nigeria Saturday evening, according to France-Press Agency reported. The attacks hit the town of Damboa in Borno state. None…

Al-Houthi advises UN envoy

SANAA, June 17 (YPA) - Chairman of the Supreme Revolutionary Committee, Mohammed Ali al-Houthi directed an advice to the UN special envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffith. Houthi said in a tweet on Twitter on Saturday that "Liz Grandi, the UN…

Artillery hits coalition militiamen in Lahj

LAHJ, June 17 (YPA) – An artillery of the Yemeni army shelled groups of coalition militiamen in Lahj province, a military official told Yemen Press Agency. The shelling the gatherings in Karash area directly. AA

Army fires ballistic missile to Jizan

JIZAN, June 17 (YPA) – Rocketry force of the army fired on Sunday a ballistic missile toward southern Saudi border province of Jizan, a military official told Yemen Press Agency. The missile, Bader-1, was fired toward a new-camp, inflicting…

Foreign Minister meets UN envoy

SANAA, June 17 (YPA) - Foreign Minister Hisham Sharaf and Deputy Foreign Minister Hussein al-Azzi on Sunday met with UN special envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffith in capital Sanaa. During the meeting, the officials reviewed the efforts…

President sends condolences on death of Sheikh Al-Sammad

SANAA, June 17 (YPA) - President of the Supreme Political Council, Mahdi al-Mashat,  sent a cable of condolences on the death of Sheikh Ali al-Sammad, the father of slain president Saleh al-Sammad, who died this morning after a heart…

Ibb officials paid a visit to Taiz’s front

IBB, June 17 (YPA) –  Deputies of Ibb province and other officials praised the army ‘s sacrifices and heroic role in repulsing the Saudi-led militiamen  in all combat fronts. The move came when the officials paid a Eid visit to the…