China’s 34th naval escort fleet returns after completing 171-day mission

The 34th escort fleet of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy returned to Sanya City, south China’s Hainan Province, on Wednesday, after completing escort mission in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia. The navy of PLA’s Southern Theater Command held a welcome ceremony at a military port. The fleet also participated in … Read more China’s 34th naval escort fleet returns after completing 171-day mission

Dolphins play around Chinese naval escort fleet in Gulf of Aden

Members of the 35th escort fleet of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy were treated to a rare spectacle by a “superpod” of dolphins recently during their convoy mission in the Gulf of Aden. The dolphins frolicked around the naval warships during their replenishment, formation sailing and daily voyage. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA … Read more Dolphins play around Chinese naval escort fleet in Gulf of Aden

Award-winning photojournalist killed outside his home in Yemen

Yemeni photojournalist Nabil Hasan al-Quaety, who contributed to RT’s video agency Ruptly and other outlets, has been killed outside his home in the southern city of Aden by unknown attackers. “We at Ruptly are shocked and saddened to hear about the death of award-winning journalist Nabil Hasan al-Quaety, who was brutally murdered outside his home … Read more Award-winning photojournalist killed outside his home in Yemen

Doctors fear silent Covid disaster in Yemen

The UN is warning that the international community is in a race against time to save Yemen, ravaged by years of man-made famine and war, now also seeing some of the highest mortality rates because of Covid-19. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Tonight we report from the port city of Aden, an enclave run by a separatist group … Read more Doctors fear silent Covid disaster in Yemen

Yemen Pledging Conference & other topics – Daily Briefing (2 June 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Yemen – Financing for Development – New Policy Brief on COVID-19 and People on the Move – Libya – Syria – Niger – Burkina Faso – Somalia – Ghana – Bolivia – El Salvador – Climate Change – Air Travel – Financial Contributions YEMEN … Read more Yemen Pledging Conference & other topics – Daily Briefing (2 June 2020)

“We are in a race against time”- UN Chief on Pledging Event for Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen 2020

Opening remarks by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations on the High-Level Pledging Event for the Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen 2020. “(…) We are in a race against time. Reports indicate that in Aden, mortality rates from Covid-19 are among the highest in the world. That is just one sign of what lies ahead, … Read more “We are in a race against time”- UN Chief on Pledging Event for Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen 2020

Cemeteries overflow in Aden as COVID-19 deaths spike in Yemen

Cemeteries are overflowing in the Yemeni city of Aden after a spike in coronavirus cases. The United Nations has announced that Yemen’s health system has effectively collapsed after years of war and the burden of the pandemic. Al Jazeera’s Charlotte Bellis reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – … Read more Cemeteries overflow in Aden as COVID-19 deaths spike in Yemen

“Yemen is really on the brink right now” – Humanitarian Affairs Office (Geneva, 22 May 2020)

Without additional funding, war-torn Yemen will be left to fight the Covid-19 pandemic with a collapsed health system, warned today the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). Epidemiologists estimate that the virus could spread faster, more widely and with deadlier consequences in some of the world’s most vulnerable populations than in many … Read more “Yemen is really on the brink right now” – Humanitarian Affairs Office (Geneva, 22 May 2020)

Coronavirus intensifies world’s worst humanitarian disaster in Yemen

A lack of international funding is forcing the UN to cut aid programmes in war-torn Yemen, now facing COVID-19 alongside famine, cholera and other diseases. Sky News has filmed across the country, from the capital Sanaa to the divided city of Taiz and the southern port of Aden, where hundreds are thought to have died … Read more Coronavirus intensifies world’s worst humanitarian disaster in Yemen

Rise in deaths with COVID-like symptoms in south Yemen: aid group

The charity Save the Children says 385 patients showing coronavirus-like symptoms have died in the past week in the southern port city of Aden alone, even as Yemen officially reports a mere 13 deaths from COVID-19. The UN envoy to Yemen says a perfect storm of cholera, malaria and the coronavirus poses a grave risk … Read more Rise in deaths with COVID-like symptoms in south Yemen: aid group

Reckoning – Official Trailer

RECKONING is coming to Netflix May 1st. Find out what happens when an infamous serial killer who’s been dormant for years is believed to have killed again. Two men closely linked to the case, played by Aden Young and Sam Trammell, are set on a dangerous collision course that threatens both their families. Find out … Read more Reckoning – Official Trailer

Breaking peace deal, Yemeni separatists claim control of port city of Aden

Yemen’s southern separatists on Sunday broke a peace deal with the country’s internationally recognised government and claimed sole control of the regional capital of Aden, threatening to resume fighting between the two ostensible allies. Tens of thousands of civilians have been killed and thousands more displaced in one of the worst humanitarian disasters in recent … Read more Breaking peace deal, Yemeni separatists claim control of port city of Aden

Saudi-led coalition rejects south Yemen self-rule declaration

The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen is calling for an end to violence after southern separatists in the city of Aden declared self-rule. The Southern Transitional Council which the UAE backs is seeking a return to independence and is accusing the government of mismanagement. But Saudi Arabia is calling for all sides to abide by a … Read more Saudi-led coalition rejects south Yemen self-rule declaration

Separatist group announces self-rule in southern Yemen

Southern separatists in the port city of Aden have declared a state of emergency and autonomous rule over the region, accusing the internationally recognized government of mismanagement that has made the humanitarian situation there progressively worse. The southern forces, backed by the United Arab Emirates, were allied with the government in Sanaa but turned away … Read more Separatist group announces self-rule in southern Yemen

At least 7 killed, 85 injured in northern Yemen flash floods

Yemen’s government has declared the southern port of Aden a “disaster area” after heavy rains led to flash floods in the city. The prime minister has asked other nations and relief organisations to help as the flooding could spread cholera further. The country is fighting one of the world’s worse outbreaks from the disease. Nearly … Read more At least 7 killed, 85 injured in northern Yemen flash floods