King Salman has offered evacuation for medical treatment for civilians wounded in last week’s funeral bombing as international pressure mounts on Saudi Arabia for its involvement in the Yemeni civil war
Last Saturday saw devastating air strikes on a funeral in Sanaa, Yemen, which killed at least 155 people and wounded 500 more. Johnson’s first public response was to issue a tweet
US-launched Tomahawk cruise missiles destroyed three coastal radar sites in Houthi-controlled territory on Yemen's Red Sea Coast early Thursday, officials said, a retaliatory action that followed two incidents this week in which missiles were fired at US Navy ships.
US State Department official asked repeatedly about why the US supports Saudi-led air strikes which have killed civilians in Sanaa, but has cut off talks with Russia over continued shelling of Syrian rebels in Aleppo
The initial bomb explodes before a second blast erupts in the same area
White House says allegiance to its Middle East ally is ‘not a blank cheque’, while the UK warns it is ‘continually reviewing’ Saudi arms export licences
US says it will 'review' its support after latest attack
Houthi-run government claims the strike was by the Saudi-led coalition, something that has been denied
'Blocking attempts to create an international inquiry is a betrayal of the people of Yemen who have suffered so much during this conflict'
Senators blocked a bipartisan effort to stop the sale of the military equipment, citing concerns about the civilian casualties in ongoing conflict with Yemen
It comes after Mr Johnson refused to block UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia which is leading a bombing campaign in the country
10-year-old Yara from Sana recorded a heartfelt personal message for the outside world about the war in Yemen, which has killed more than 10,000 people
UK firms continue to sell huge amount of arms to the Middle Eastern kingdom
Exclusive: Two-thirds of UK weapons have been sold to Middle Eastern countries since 2010
At least 60 pro-government recruits killed in Aden on Monday
Explosion leaves more than 60 people wounded