- 9 Feb 2021
UK arms exports to Saudis to continue amid record missile sales
The UK saw its largest quarterly increase in arms export to Saudi Arabia since the Kingdom began their bombing campaign in Yemen, official figures reveal.
- 31 Dec 2020
Yemeni missile targets new government, kills 26
At least 26 people were killed and more than 60 injured after an attack on the airport in the Yemeni city of Aden that was targeted at a plane carrying members of the newly formed government.
- 4 Oct 2020
The impact of explosive violence on children in Yemen
Between 2015 and 2020, at least 3,153 children have died in Yemen and 5,660 children have been injured. This report looks at the impact of explosive violence on children in a country beset by years of war.
- 12 Sep 2020
Global explosive violence sharply declines during Covid19, new data suggests
There was a 58% decrease globally in civilian victims from explosive violence between April and July 2020, compared to the same four months in 2019
- 7 Jul 2020
AOAV condemns government decision to allow new arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Government ends appeal to Supreme Court on arms to Saudi Arabia, but decides it can continue sales. UK has licensed at least £5.3 billion worth of arms to Saudi Arabia since the conflict began in March 2015.
- 17 Feb 2020
Airstrikes kill more than 30 in Yemen
On February 15th 2020, airstrikes in Jawf province, Yemen, killed at least 31 and injured 12.
- 25 Nov 2019
10 migrants killed in shelling on Yemeni border market
On November 20th 2019, at least 10 African migrants were killed when shells fell on a popular market in an area along the border in Saada, Yemen.
- 2 Sep 2019
Airstrike in Yemen hits detention facility
On Sunday, September 1st 2019, an airstrike hit a detention facility in Dhamar in western Yemen, killing at least 65 and wounding more than 50, according to Yemeni health officials.
- 15 Aug 2019
New evidence to UK government documents Saudi cover-up of unlawful airstrikes in Yemen
It was reported today, August 15th 2019, that new evidence submitted to the UK government by an international group, documents that the Saudi-led coalition has covered up evidence of unlawful airstrikes on civilian targets in Yemen.
- 2 Aug 2019
Missile attack and suicide bombings kill at least 40 in Yemen
Yesterday, August 1st 2019, a missile struck a military parade in Yemen’s port city of Aden, while suicide bombers targeted a police station.
- 30 Jul 2019
14 killed in bombardment of market in Yemen
On July 29th 2019, an attack on Al-Thabet market in Yemen’s Saada province, left at least 14 civilians killed and 26 wounded.
- 20 Jun 2019
Court of Appeal demands review of UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia
AOAV welcomes the decision of the Court of Appeal today, which declared UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia for use in Yemen unlawful.