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Yemeni forces release footage on Abu Dhabi airport ‎strike (VIDEO)

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Yemen's Joint Operations Command Center has released footage verifying a retaliatory attack on the Abu Dhabi International Airport carried out last year, which had been denied by officials...
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War in Yemen: UK, US and France are not putting enough pressure on Saudi...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) Radhya Al-Mutawakel is chairperson of the organisation Mwatana for Human Rights. She believes the UK, US and France are prolonging the war in Yemen - which they say they want...
Yemen

Houthis: Future operations targeting 300 targets in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Yemen

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Al-Houthi group said on Sunday that the May 14 attacks on two Saudi Aramco facilities would begin operations targeting 300 vital and military targets in the kingdom,...
Yemen

Houthis intend to attack about 300 targets in Saudi Arabia and the UAE

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The rebellious Yemen Ansarullah Movement (Houthis), following the central oil pipeline in Saudi Arabia, intend to attack about 300 more vital strategic targets in the territory of the kingdom,...
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Saudi Arabia issues alert to its citizens in Turkey

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Saudi Arabia issued an alert to the citizens of the Kingdom in Turkey, warning them of the problems they may face if investing in the energy sector in...
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Middle East: GCC approves the redeployment of US forces in Persian Gulf

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Saudi Arabia and a number of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries on Saturday agreed to a request from the United States to redeploy its military forces in the...
Saudi Air Force

Many people dead as Saudi-led coalition carries out several airstrikes on Sanaa, Yemen

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen carried out several air strikes on Thursday in the capital Sanaa under the control of the al-Houthi group, after the Houthis allied to...
Yemen

Saudi-led coalition conducted two air strikes in north-eastern Hodeidah

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Qatari news channel Al-Jazeera, referring to local sources, said the Saudi aggression coalition had conducted two air strikes on Thursday, May 16, against Yemeni army positions in north-eastern...
Iran

Saudi Arabia and Israel want to drag Washington into military confrontation with Iran

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- "The Saudi or Israeli intelligence services may be behind the explosions that are being produced on Sunday May 12 inside the port of Fujairah in the United Arab...
Yemen

Arabia: Thaad and Patriot unable to cope with Houthi drones

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Riyadh recognizes that two pumping stations on the east-west oil pipeline of Saudi Arabia have been hit by Yemeni drones. The Thaad missiles that Riyadh recently received from...
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Houthis adopt an unmanned drone attack targeting two oil pumping stations east of Riyadh

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Two pumping stations for a main pipeline transporting oil from eastern Saudi Arabia to the west have been attacked by drones, which led to the suspension of oil...
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Saudi security forces kill 8 in Qatif

SAUDI ARABIA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Saudi security forces killed eight people during an operation in the mainly Shiite region of Qatif in the east of the kingdom, the Saudi Press Agency reported on...
Turkey

Erdogan to Saudi Arabia: Where are your justice?

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Saturday discussed the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who asked the kingdom: "Where are your justice?" "The Saudis told us we will...
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In Asir, Najran and Jizan, the Saudi army is in disarray

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Yemeni army and Ansarullah fighters continue their series of operations targeting the southern provinces of Saudi Arabia. Their most recent operations in Asir and Jizan inflicted heavy...
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Najran: Saudis targeted by ballistic missiles

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Yemeni and Ansarullah Army's ballistic units have targeted the Zelzal-1 missiles with Saudi mercenary positions in Najran, Al-Masirah television reported. According to the Yemeni source, on Wednesday, 8...
Yemen

Saudi projects in Yemen in millions to face criticism

YEMEN (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Saudi officials are unveiling new projects worth millions of dollars to Yemen in an effort to counter criticism of the kingdom's role in the conflict that has caused a...

UNICEF concerned over reports of five boys killed in Iran, Saudi Arabia

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said in a statement it was concerned about reports of repeated executions in the Middle East and North Africa, some of which...

Saudi border guards help an Iranian oil tanker crashed in the Red Sea

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Saudi Arabia's border guards are on alert, the Saudi Press Agency reported on Thursday, helped an Iranian oil tanker with an engine problem off Jeddah's Red Sea coast...

Saudi-led coalition is attacking an air base near Sanaa airport

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Saudi-led coalition to fight the Houthis in Yemen carried out raids on an air base near Sanaa airport, the Saudi Press Agency reported late on Wednesday. The agency...

Saudi Arabia welcomes US classification of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard as a terrorist organization

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Saudi Arabia welcomes the US decision to classify Iran's Revolutionary Guards as a foreign terrorist organization, state media reported on Tuesday. Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of interfering in its...