Yemen war: Pro-government forces 'storm Hudaydah airport' The airport was the first objective in the Red Sea city of the government and its Gulf backers. BBC News on June 19, 2018
Yemen war: Battle rages over Hudaydah airport Fighting goes on despite government reports the airport in the key Yemen city was seized from rebels. BBC News on June 17, 2018
U.N. Envoy To VIsit Yemen To Avert More Attacks
The Iran-aligned Houthi movement fired missiles at the Saudi capital Riyadh late on Sunday, escalating tensions ahead of a visit by the U.N. envoy to Yemen this week to try to avert a military assault..
Wochit News - on June 25, 2018
Saudi-led Coalition Captures Yemen's Hodeidah Airport
According to Reuters, Arab coalition troops stormed the airport in Yemen’s main port Hodeidah on Tuesday and captured large areas of the compound in battles with Iran-aligned Houthis. Wresting the..
Wochit News - on June 19, 2018
Yemeni Civilians Flee For Shelter Amid Air Strikes
According to Reuters, The Saudi-led coalition resumed air strikes on Iran-aligned Houthi fighters holed up in the airport of Yemen’s main port Hodeidah on Monday as civilians fled in search of..
Wochit News - on June 18, 2018
Arab Alliance Close to Capturing Hodeidah Airport
Reuters has reported that the Iran-aligned Houthi movement fought on Saturday to keep a Saudi-led coalition from taking full control of the airport in the port city of Hodeidah. It's an offensive that..
Wochit News - on June 16, 2018
Arab States Pound Yemen, Civilians Flee
Reuters reports tahat arab warplanes and warships pounded Houthi positions in Yemen’s Hodeidah for a second day on Thursday. This happened as a Saudi-led alliance tried to seize the main port in the..
Wochit News - on June 14, 2018
UAE reinforcements in Eritrea ready to join Hudaydah battle The BBC learns UAE, Yemeni and Sudanese troops are on standby in Eritrea ready to join the battle. BBC News on June 15, 2018
Yemen war: UN calls for vital port of Hudaydah to stay open Fighting continues around the Red Sea port of Hudaydah which provides a lifeline for humanitarian aid. BBC News on June 15, 2018 Calm before the storm at vital Red Sea port In Hudaydah, as in towns and cities across Yemen, the war has affected all aspects of life since it began in 2015. BBC News on June 14, 2018
Why battle for crucial Yemen port matters Rebel-held Hudaydah's port is the lifeline for just under two-thirds of Yemen's population. BBC News on June 13, 2018