A Saudi-led coalition launched several air strikes on the Houthi-held capital Sanaa, stoking tensions among Yemen's warring parties as the United Nations struggles to implement a peace deal reached last month.
Not so long ago, things were looking up for Iran. The 2015 nuclear deal its government agreed with the US, UK, France, Russia, China, and Germany lifted tough sanctions, allowing for a sharp increase in Iran's oil production. It unlocked billions of dollars in long-frozen assets. European companies arrived in Iran in search of deals. The country's economy began to improve.
An explosion has damaged a Turkish vessel carrying wheat to Yemen's Houthi-controlled port of Saleef, with varying accounts attributing the incident on May10 to an unexplained blast aboard the ship or a possible missile strike.
People check the damage after debris from ballistic missiles fired by Yemen's Houthi militia fell onto a house in Riyadh on March 26.