Heavy fighting continues in Yemen

Armed conflict continues in Yemen as the Saudi Arabian air force continues air strikes against Houthi rebels in the capital Sana’a, the cities of Aden and Taiz, and the Lahej and Daleh provinces. Heavy artillery fire destroyed part of the main border crossing at Haradh.

So far, an estimated 1,600 people have died in the conflict while at least 500,000 have been displaced. In many areas, people still lack basic needs, including water, electricity and fuel.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers should avoid all travel due to the extensive armed conflict in this country.