Hudaida, Yemen's main port and a lifeline for millions of Yemenis on the brink of starvation, became the focus when the Saudi-led coalition tried twice to seize the port to cut off the Houthis' main supply line.
Apocalypse Now: Putin eyes geopolitical spoils from UAE-Saudi rift in Yemen
"[Mohammed] Bin Salman's optimism about stopping the war is positive," says Mohamed Ali al Houthi, a member of the group's political council, a day after Saudi crown prince voiced hope for reaching a political solution to conflict.
Ending Western hypocrisy is the key to ending the war in Yemen
Earlier, the rebels announced they would release 350 prisoners, including three Saudi Arabians, under UN's supervision as part of peace initiative.
The War in Yemen: UN says lack of funds may force Yemen aid rations
6 Oct 2019
The World Food Programme says it's been making progress getting food to millions of people in need in Yemen. But it's also warning about funding problems that could make the humanitarian crisis even worse. Sarah Balter has more.
Yemen rebels say 2,000 pro-govt forces including Saudis taken prisoner
Houthi spokesman Yahya Sarea says the three-day "large-scale" operation was launched on August 25 and showed footage purportedly of the attack, but it was not clear why the announcement was being made weeks later.
Two million children out of school in war-torn Yemen – UN
The statement from UN envoy for Yemen came after Houthi rebels announced a halt in all attacks against the territory of Saudi Arabia, hoping “the gesture would be answered by a stronger gesture" from the Saudis.
Saudi-led coalition launches military operation north of Hodeidah in Yemen
The Saudi-led coalition said it had destroyed four sites used in assembling remote-controlled boats and sea mines to help protect the freedom of maritime navigation, as they launched a military operation north of Yemen's port city of Hodeidah.
UN war crimes investigators said an independent panel sent a secret list to UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet identifying "individuals who may be responsible for international crimes" in the country.
More than 100 believed killed in Yemen air strike - ICRC
Saudi-led coalition air strike was carried out in the city of Dhamar, south of Yemen's capital Sanaa. Rebel spokesman Mohamed Abdul-Salam said a detention centre was hit but the coalition claimed it targeted a "military site".