30 Jan 2018

Dozens dead in Yemen clashes

International Editor

In Yemen, troops who were supposed to be fighting the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels have rounded on each other. Three days of clashes between southern Yemeni separatists and Saudi-backed government forces have left dozens dead and left close to 200 wounded in the port of Aden. And there are reports that the Saudi-backed prime minister is trying to flee the country.