Political transition in Yemen could falter because of a severe humanitarian crisis, a U.N. envoy for Yemen said.
Three aid workers seized Monday by armed individuals in Yemen were freed and are safe in Aden, the International Committee of the Red Cross said.
Yemeni authorities should leave "no stone unturned" in their investigation into the administration of the former president, Human Rights Watch said Tuesday.
Yemen has been a battleground between the West and al-Qaida for years. It's also torn by what amounts to a three-way civil war.
Yemeni President Abdu Rabbo Mansour Hadi called on protesters Monday to leave an assembly room during the start of a national dialogue session.
Broad and honest participation is required from all parties in Yemen to direct the country along the path to stability, the British government said.
While national dialogue in Yemen isn't going to be easy, the potential consequence of more bloodshed is far worse, a U.S. diplomat said.
The United States is sending a deputy secretary of state to a London conference to discuss meaningful reform in Yemen.
Yemeni President Abdu Rabbo Mansour Hadi needs to take security concerns to heart as he enters his second year in office, Human Rights Watch said.
The U.N. Security Council expressed concern that foreign weapons and money were getting into Yemen with the aim of thwarting political reform.