Houthis do a traditional dance at a tribal meeting to gather money and bullets in Sana'a. (EPA/ Asmaa Waguih)

Yemen war fuels humanitarian crisis

Civil war in Yemen has forced more than 3 million people from their homes and left millions more in need of food and other humanitarian aid. With...
Members of Saudi-backed "resistance" fighters at the front in Taiz. (Asmaa Waguih)

Photo essay: Hidden war in Yemen

While Syria garners international headlines as refugees stream into Europe, Yemen’s plight has gone largely unnoticed. The poorest country in the...
Shiite fighters, known as Houthis, ride on a patrol truck as they chant slogans during a tribal gathering showing support for the Houthi movement in Sanaa, Yemen, (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

Four questions: War in Yemen

A primer on Yemen's conflict Yemen's year-old civil war has left more than 6,000 dead, 30,000 injured and 2.5 million forced from their homes. Yet...
Smoke rises after Saudi-led airstrikes hit a site in Sanaa, Yemen, Jan. 30, 2016.  (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

Yemen’s hidden war

The conflict in Syria gets the headlines, but 2,000 miles south in Yemen a separate civil war has brought an already impoverished country to its...