The Government has faced repeated calls to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia after "repeated and serious breaches" of alleged abuses.Read the full story ›
The announcement came a day after a famine was declared in two areas of South Sudan following three years of civil war and severe inflation.Read the full story ›
The soldier's death marks the first-known combat fatality of a U.S. military member since President Donald Trump took office.Read the full story ›
The temporary ban on Yemeni citizens travelling to the United States is "illegal and illegitimate," said officials for the Iran-allied Houthi group.
The Middle Eastern country is one of seven majority Muslim countries nations whose citizens face a 90-day ban on entering the US.
The Houthi-controlled news agency SABA quoted a foreign ministry as saying "any attempt to Yemen or its citizens as a possible source of terrorism extremism was illegal and illegitimate".
An official said on Saturday that they were "dismayed" by the visa ban.
The Yemeni embassy in Washington issued an advisory is nationals already inside the US "not to travel outside the United States until clarification of details (on the ban)."
The UK government should take sole responsibility for clearing Yemen of British-made cluster bombs used in its civil war, an SNP MP said.Read the full story ›
The UK has been accused of war crimes over the Saudi use of weapons that were banned in 2010 in an international treaty signed by Britain.Read the full story ›
Government analysis has reportedly indicated that British-made cluster bombs have been used by Saudi Arabia-led forces in the war in Yemen.Read the full story ›