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ICRC Mediates Exchanging Prisoners in...
Sanaa, Yemen
By Dhaifallah Homran
10 Aug 2015

August 10, 2015
Sanaa, Yemen

Video shows anti-Houthi prisoners boarding on an ICRC special airplane in Yemen's capital, Sanaa.
The prisoners will be transferred to Aden as part of a deal between the Yemeni opponents to exchange prisoners, sponsored by the ICRC.

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Saudi-Led Coalition Deploys Forces in...
Aden, Yemen
By Dhaifallah Homran
04 Aug 2015

August 4, 2015
Aden, Yemen

Saudi-Led coalition deploys more forces in the coastal city of Aden.

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Airstrikes, Clashes Wreak More Destru...
Al-Buraiqa, Aden
By Dhaifallah Homran
18 May 2015

Aden, Yemen
May 18, 2015

Video shows buildings and cars in the Aden neighborhood of al-Buraiqa damaged by airstrikes conducted by the Saudi-led coalition and clashes on the ground between Houthi fighters and rival militiamen.

Gunshots resulting from clashes between Houthi militias and fighters supporting President Abed Rabbu Hadi Mansour can be heard.

SHOTLIST

Wide/ zoom out of building with southern Yemeni flag hoisted above it. NAT Sound: Quranic recitation broadcast through loudspeakers
Wide of fighters loyal to President Hadi running amid the rubble
Various of damaged and cars
Wide of military vehicle that belongs to fighters loyal to President Hadi
Various of damaged and cars

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UAE Ship Delivers Humanitarian Suppli...
Aden Seaport, Aden
By Dhaifallah Homran
18 May 2015

Aden Seaport, Aden, Yemen
May 18, 2015

Video shows humanitarian aid supplies donated by the United Arab Emirates Red Crescent organization being unloaded from a ship at the seaport of Aden.

TRANSCRIPT

SOUNDBITE (Arabic, Man) Hadi Mohammad Othman, A Member of pro-Hadi Militias

01:24 – 01:33

"We thank the United Arab Emirates for sending food supplies to the province of Aden.”

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Fighters Loyal to President Hadi Clas...
Al-Buraiqa, Aden
By Dhaifallah Homran
17 May 2015

Video shows militiamen loyal to President Abed Rabbu Hadi Mansour in the Aden neighborhood of al-Buraiqa shooting at Houthi fighters. A wounded fighter is shown while receiving treatment inside a parked ambulance.

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Civilians Flee Southern Aden by Boats...
Aden, Yemen
By Edouard Dufrasne
07 May 2015

Aden, Yemen
May 7, 2015

People from Touwayi flee their neighbourhood by boat, as Houthi militias advance in Aden, Yemen.

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Aden Civilians Flee by Boats
Aden
By Khaled Lekra
06 May 2015

Aden, Yemen
May 6, 2015

Civilians in Aden are only able to leave dangerous areas in the city in small boats after traveling by land became too dangerous.
Dozens of families are seen in this video arriving on the shore of al-Husswa area in Aden after fleeing the heavily embattled quarters of Mualla, Tawahi and Crater. A local militia commander who is fighting against the Houthis says that more than 1,500 families have so far arrived from other areas of Aden by boats.

SHOTLIST AND TRANSCRIPT

Moving shot of small boats carrying refugees at sea
Moving shot of small boats approaching the shore
Various of refugees disembarking
Wide of a man talking to a woman on wheelchair
Various of militiamen handing out drinking water to refugees
Wide of people pushing a boat on the shore
Wide of small boat in the sea

SOUNDBITE (Arabic, Man) Unnamed Refugee
02:03 – 02:24
“There was indiscriminate shelling. This was why we left our homes and fled to a safer location. [UNINTELLIGIBLE] families have fled through ports. More than 15 families left because they were panicking. We left our homes and came as refugees.”

SOUNDBITE (Arabic, Woman) Unnamed Refugee
02:25 – 02:36
“[UNINTELLIGIBLE] we were tired of the situation. Q: What happened?
A: There was bombing.”

SOUNDBITE (Arabic, Man) Unnamed Refugee
02:36 – 03:19
“We fled the area of Tawahi because of indiscriminate bombing by the militias of Houthi and Affash [Ali Abdullah Saleh]. They bombed our homes ruthlessly. We have been trying to escape since dawn. Thanks be to God, we have now arrived safely. Thanks be to God, as you can see…
They [militias] are positioned and sniping unarmed civilians. We managed to exit safely, thanks be to God.”

SOUNDBITE (Arabic, Man) Shawqi Abdullah Nis, Spokesperson of the Popular Committees Militias
03:19 – 04:29
“Today we [UNINTELLIGIBLE] We receive wounded people yesterday. They were transferred to Bureihi hospital. There were four cases. Today, we started at 6:30 am and we are still working. We have received nearly 1,500 families, which were taken to the areas of [UNINTELLIGIBLE] Madinat Shaab, Sheikh Uthman and Mansoura.
Some families were assembled and taken to schools, such as al-Johari and [UNINTELLIGIBLE] schools.
Also, some families were taken to Madinat al-Shaab with the help of some men [fighters] there. We also collaborated with the residents of Inma and Abu Harba areas, as well as residents of Bir Ahmed village.
Some families included wounded people. We received about six or seven injured people today, who were taken to Bureihi hospital.
A boat drowned as a result of the bombing -- the barbarian aggression by the Houthis and Affash [Ali Abdullah Saleh]. The fate of the boat is still unknown.
It was said that the boat was transporting families and a mortar shell landed in its middle.”
Wide of presidential palace in Tawahi
Wide of oil tanks
Wide of neighbourhood
Medium of a man on the shore looking through a pair of binoculars
Medium of a family on the shore looking at the sea
Wide of speedboat/ zoom out family on the shore looking at the sea

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Militiamen Target Houthi Sniper in Ad...
Aden, Yemen
By Edouard Dufrasne
06 May 2015

Video shows Popular Committees militiamen in the Sheikh Othman neighborhood of Aden, Yemen targeting a Houthi sniper using a tank and a machine gun mounted on a pickup truck.

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Doctors Without Borders (MSF) Protect...
Aden, Yemen
By Edouard Dufrasne
06 May 2015

Doctors Without Borders staff try to protect their petrol tank by burying it underground and adding sand bags, as the situation around their hospital in Sheikh Othman neighbourhood deteriorates.

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Aden's Main Hospital Packed with Civi...
Aden, Yemen
By Edouard Dufrasne
06 May 2015

Aden, Yemen
May 6, 2015

More than 2,000 wounded have been treated at the main hospital of Aden since the start of the military campaign led by Saudi Arabia in March 2015. The hospital is short-staffed and running out of medical supplies; doctors and nurses live there to be able to get more work done. Some of them have not seen their families for weeks.

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Tank Shell Hits a House in Aden, Yemen
Aden
By Edouard Dufrasne
05 May 2015

Aden, Yemen
May 5, 2015

Video shows a residential building in Sheikh Othman neighbourhood, Aden that was damaged by tank shell bombing. At least three civilians were killed by the bombing and 12 others wounded. Four families had moved in just a few days before, relocating from another neighbourhood that had become too unsafe because of heavy fighting

The footage includes an interview with a resident of the building.

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Bread Shortage in Aden, Yemen
Aden
By Edouard Dufrasne
05 May 2015

Aden, Yemen
May 5, 2015

The manager of a bakery in Aden explains the difficulties in providing enough bread for the local population amid the bombing campaign led by Saudi Arabia and the clashes on the ground between Houthis and rival militias.

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16-year-old Fighter at Checkpoint in ...
Aden
By Edouard Dufrasne
05 May 2015

Aden, Yemen
May 5, 2015

A 16-year-old member of the Popular Committees militias, which are fighting against the Houthis, is seen in this video at a checkpoint in Aden, Yemen. Many teenagers spend their day examining vehicles and their passengers as part of their military duties.

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Pro-Hadi Fighters Attempt to Retake A...
Aden
By Dhaifallah Homran
04 May 2015

May 4, 2015
Aden, Yemen

Video shows fighters from the Popular Committees militias, which are loyal to Yemeni president Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, fighting Houthi militias to retake Aden International Airport.

SHOTLIST AND TRANSCRIPT

Wide of pro-Hadi fighter firing heavy machine gun. NAT Sound (Arabic) fighters shouting “God is greatest!”
Wide of pro-Hadi fighters resting beside a tank
Wide of pro-Hadi fighter firing heavy machine gun
Wide of pro-Hadi fighters resting beside a tank

SOUNDBITE (Arabic, Man) Abu Qaed al-Daleyi, A commander of the Southern Popular Committees
00:26 – 00:50

“At 6 am we moved on the international airport of Aden and there was a confrontation between us and Houthi rebels. We went it and I was the first to be hit…”

Wide of smoke rising from area surrounding airport
Medium of pro-Hadi fighter firing a rifle
Wide of tanks hoisting south Yemeni flags
Wide of pro-Hadi fighters resting
Wide of pro-Hadi fighter walking on a highway while smoke can be seen in the distance ahead

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The Fight for Aden's Airport
Aden, Yemen
By Edouard Dufrasne
04 May 2015

Aden, Yemen
May 3-4, 2015

Popular Committees fighters, with the help of special forces who arrived on the same day from Saudi Arabia, launched a large-scale attack in order to retake the airport from the Houthi militias on May 3. On that night, Saudi jet fighters carried out between 120 and 150 airstrikes on that strategically significant infrastructure. The next day, on May 4, the battle for Aden's airport is raging even more than the previous day.

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Gas Shortage in Aden, Yemen
Aden, Yemen
By Edouard Dufrasne
04 May 2015

The scarcity of petrol is noticeable in the city of Aden, Yemen. Hundreds of cars and trucks queue for days in front of the few gas stations that are still being supplied. Some people have been waiting for as much as 10 days to refuel, sometimes sleeping in their car. Many of them come from out of town, where prices have risen in excess of 5$ per liter, whereas in Aden, the Popular Committees have imposed that prices remain the same.

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Street Scenes of Aden Show Destructio...
Aden
By Edouard Dufrasne
03 May 2015

Aden, Yemen
May 3, 2015

This video shows street scenes in Aden, Yemen, during the military campaign led by Saudi Arabia. Garbage can be seen on the streets, as well as a car destroyed by an airstrike and damaged buildings.

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Young Fighters Targeting a Sniper in ...
Aden, Yemen
By Edouard Dufrasne
03 May 2015

Young fighters from the Popular Committees in Aden, Yemen, targeting a sniper located in a building nearby.

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Battle Rages Between Militias in Aden
Aden
By Dhaifallah Homran
29 Apr 2015

Aden, Yemen
April, 29th

Video shows heavy clashes in the Om Ayn neighbourhood in Aden between tribal militias loyal to Yemeni President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi and Houthi fighters backed by units of the army supporting former president Ali Abdullah Saleh. The battle left at least three fighters and dozens of people from both sides injured.

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Yemenis, Foreigners Flee Aden by Sea
Main Street, Aden,Yemen
By Amged Sabeeh
21 Apr 2015

April 21, 2015
Aden, Yemen

Dozens of Yemenis and foreigners are seen in this video, filmed at a seaport in Aden, preparing to travel in small boats to Djibouti or Somalia. According to local sources, around 400 people are fleeing through the port of Aden every day. Most of them travel illegally to east Africa.

The trip to Somalia costs 50 US dollars per person and takes about 16 hours, while it costs 90 dollars per person to reach Djibouti, in a trip that takes about 12 hours by sea.

SHOTLIST

Various of boats near the dock
Various of Aden port entrance
Various of passengers and militiamen inside the seaport
Wide of travellers waiting in seaport parking lot
Traveling of boat carrying passengers
Various of people embarking on boat hoisting Yemeni and Djiboutian flags
Interview with Yemeni man fleeing to Djibouti

SOUNDBITE (Arabic, Man) Unnamed Yemeni Fleeing Aden
01:56

“In the name of God, I am one of the people who have been affected by this war – the aggression by Houthi and his aides, who have bombed our homes. We are unarmed people and now we are homeless. We have become refugees in our homeland.”

02:10
“We were forced to flee to Djibouti. We do not want to leave our country, but we do not have homes any more. We are suffering a lot because of the invasion by [Abdul Malik] Houthi, who does not fear God. He has no mercy for women or children. As you can see, many people are fleeing. Their homes have been destroyed. Children have become homeless.”

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Refugees Flee Yemen on Oil Tanker
Aden
By Transterra Editor
15 Apr 2015

Refugees from different parts of Yemen, who were able to reach Aden, board an oil tanker leaving to Djibouti on April 15, 2015. The refugees are trying to escape the escalating violence as air strikes and ground-battles continue all over Yemen.
Transterra obtained this photo from a local employee of Aden port.

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Yemen Videos (April 11 - April 17)
Yemen
By TTM Mena Desk
12 Apr 2015

A collection of videos from the war in Yemen from April 11th to April 17th.

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Gunmen Fire at Houthi Positions in Aden
Aden, Yemen
By Amged Sabeeh
12 Apr 2015

South Yemen militia fighters fire at Houthi rebels from their positions in the southern city of Aden on Sunday, April 12th.

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Airstrikes Hit Several Targets in Ade...
Aden, Yemen
By Amged Sabeeh
12 Apr 2015

Saudi-led airstrikes targeted alleged Houthi positions in the outskirts of the southern city of Aden on Sunday, April 12th. Smoke could be seen rising from the hills surrounding Aden where Houthi rebels are said to be positioned.

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Empty Street in Aden with Explosion
Aden, Yemen
By Amged Sabeeh
12 Apr 2015

An empty street in the southern city of Aden was hit by an explosion on Sunday, April 12th.

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Doctors Remove Bullet from Yemeni Gir...
Mualla, Aden
By Amged Sabeeh
12 Apr 2015

Warning: Graphic Content

This video shows doctors removing a bullet from a Yemeni girl without the use of Anesthetics in the southern city of Aden on Monday, April 13th.
The young girl was shot in the back of her head by an alleged Houthi sniper positioned on a top of a building. She screams and cries while the doctor attempts to pull out the bullet from her head.

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Yemen Videos (March 30 - April 10)
Yemen
By TTM Mena Desk
09 Apr 2015

A collection of videos from the war in Yemen from March 30th to April 10th.

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Civilians Flee Shooting in Mualla Nea...
Mualla, Yemen
By Amged Sabeeh
09 Apr 2015

Mualla, Yemen
April 9, 2015

Video shows civilians fleeing gunshots in a peripheral street of the city of Mualla near Aden, south Yemen. According to a Transterra Media contributor, Houthi fighters shot at people who were trying to rescue a family stuck in an apartment, which had been hit by a mortar shell.
Popular Committees fighters loyal to President Abd Rabbu Hadi Mansour control central Mualla while Houthi fighters are trying to push their way into the city.

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Clashes and Damage in Mualla Near Aden
North 1, Shaykh Uthman,Yemen
By Amged Sabeeh
07 Apr 2015

Aden, Yemen
April 10, 2015

Video of clashes and aftermath of shelling in the southern Yemeni city of Mualla near Aden.

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Heavy Clashes, Destruction in Mualla ...
Mualla
By Amged Sabeeh
04 Apr 2015

Video of clashes and aftermath of shelling in the southern Yemeni city of Mualla near Aden.

SHOTLIST AND TRANSCRIPT

Travelling of killed child’s funeral procession of a
Moving shot of damaged building

SOUNDBITE (Man, Arabic) Unnamed Resident of Mualla
00:24 – 00:56
“Let the world see. They are bombing unarmed people, who do not have any weapons at all. The world needs to stand with the people who are suffering from injustice. The dignity of people is under attack and women and children are under bombing. The world has to understand that these are war profiteers who need to tried in front of the world. Where is human conscience? They say that people in northern Yemen are our brothers. The war involves the south only. They want to annihilate the people of the south. This is the truth.”

Various of damaged building
Wide of street battle

SOUNDBITE (Man, Arabic) Unnamed Resident of Mualla
01:24 – 01:57

“The Houthis and their allies, as well as the traitor Ali Abdullah Saleh, are bombing inhabited buildings with tanks. We are standing against them with utmost bravery. Our men and women are fighting against them. We will resist them with the help of God. We shall not accept this. Children! They have killed our children! They have killed our children! They destroyed our homes! But we shall remain steadfast, God willing. We will resist them.”

Wide of street battle
Wide/ zoom in of fleeing civilians
Traveling of injured southern separatist fighter being carried into ambulance
Wide of street battle

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Warring Militias Set Up Checkpoints i...
Aden
By Dhaifallah Homran
02 Apr 2015

Video shows checkpoints set up in various parts of Aden by confliting militias

SHOTLIST

Various of Houthi fighters standing manning checkpoints

Various of fighters and military vehicles hoisting the flag of southern separatists militia, supporting President Hadi

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Explosion Rocks a Munitions Depot in ...
Aden, Yemen
By anisalbareq
28 Mar 2015

Aden, Yemen
March, 28th

A massive explosion rocked a munitions depot held by the Houthi rebels in the southern port city of Aden, in Yemen, on Saturday, March 28th. The depot, which had been held by forces loyal to ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh, an ally of the Houthis, was being looted.

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Munitions Depot Destroyed By Explosio...
Aden, Yemen
By Amged Sabeeh
28 Mar 2015

Aden, Yemen
March, 28th

A munitions depot belonging to Houthi rebels was destroyed by a massive explosion in the southern port city of Aden, in Yemen, on Saturday, March 28th. Unverified reports say that fighters loyal to former President Ali Abdallah Saleh have attacked the compound, also taking over a military base close to the depot in the Iron Mountain, in the outskirts of Aden. Also the footage shows some missiles and rockets taken by the attackers inside the base. Reports say that at least 20 Houthi fighters have died in the explosion.

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Explosion At Houthi Munition Depot in...
Aden, Yemen
By anisalbareq
28 Mar 2015

Close view of an explosion that rocked a munitions depot belonging to Houthi rebels in the southern port city of Aden, in Yemen, on Saturday, March 28th. Unverified reports say that fighters loyal to former President Ali Abdallah Saleh have attacked the installation, located in al-Hadid Mountain in the outskirts of Aden. Reports say that at least 20 Houthi fighters have died in the explosion.

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Explosion in Ammunition Depot Near Aden
Aden
By Dhaifallah Homran
28 Mar 2015

Video shows flames erupting from what is believed to be an ammunition storage facility in Mount al-Hadid, which oversees the southern Yemeni seaport city of Aden. The footage also shows a number of people who were injured in the incident at a hospital.

The depot, which had been held by forces loyal to ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh, an ally of the Houthis, was being looted.

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Death and Destruction after Ambush Ag...
Aden, Yemen
By Dhaifallah Homran
27 Mar 2015

Aden, Yemen
March, 27th

THIS VIDEO CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES

Clashes between Houthi rebels and Sunni militia fighters, who support the President Abed Rabbu Mansour Hadi, have left a number of dead and wounded from both sides on a road between the port city of Aden and Lahij on Friday, March 27th.
This video shows the aftermath of an ambush set up by the Popular Resistance Committees, a pro-Hadi militia, against Houthi rebels and other fighters loyal to former President Ali Abdallah Saleh, who is supporting the Houthis.
Images of burned military vehicles belonging to the rebels be seen in the video. In the port city of Aden, pro-Hadi fighters patrol the streets and have set up tents as temporary military barracks.

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Militants Loyal to President Hadi Ret...
Aden
By Dhaifallah Homran
26 Mar 2015

March 26, 2015
Aden, Yemen

Video shows fighters loyal to Yemeni President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi on the outskirts of Aden airport.
Popular Committee militias, which are tribal forces that support Hadi in the ongoing conflict with the Houthis, were able to retake the airport on Thursday, March 26, from the 39th Armored Brigade loyal to ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh, a strong ally of the Houthis.
Hadi's troops are seen confiscating weapons and ammunition from the special forces' military base which was under the control of Houthis and their allies.

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Houthis Capture Key Military Airbase ...
Lahij
By Dhaifallah Homran
25 Mar 2015

March 25, 2015
Lahij, Yemen

Houthi militants, allegedly backed by troops loyal to former President Ali Abdullah Saleh, captured a key military airbase in the province of Lahij. According to a New York Times report, this base was used by American in "counterterrorism" operations. The airbase was use The Houthis are now just 40km away from the city of Aden where President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi fled after being evacuated from the presidential palace in Sanaa.

The video shows Houthi militants roving the streets of Lahij in military convoys and grounded fighter jets at the Al-Anad military base.

SHOTLIST

Wide of military vehicles moving
Wide of helicopter flying at low altitude
Wide of armored vehicles column
Wide of fighters in moving pickup truck
Traveling of fighters at entrance of military base
Traveling of helicopter flying at low altitude
Traveling of road and cement blocks
Wide of fighter jets on the ground
Wide of fighters and military vehicles
Wide of fighters on top of armored personnel carrier
Traveling of fighters inside pickup truck

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Clashes as Houthis Advance on Aden
Aden
By Dhaifallah Homran
25 Mar 2015

Aden, Yemen
March 25, 2015

Militants loyal to President Abed Rabbu Mansour Hadi clash in Aden on March 25, 2015 with Houthi-allied units of the army, supported by heavily armed Houthi fighters.

Parts of Aden are still under the control loyalist militias, however Houthi forces are making gains in some parts of the city.

A large number of people on Wednesday, March 25 morning reportedly tried to storm into a Yemeni army base in order to obtain weapons and clashed with forces loyal to President Abed Rabbu Mansour Hadi.

Hadi is said to have fled Aden as Houthi rebels advanced on the city after unidentified warplanes hit positions located near his residence. His whereabouts are unknown since fleeing the capital Sanaa to Aden, where Houthi fighters placed him under house arrest.

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Disarray as Houthis Advance on Aden
Aden
By Mohammed Attab
25 Mar 2015

Aden, Yemen
March 25, 2015

Video shows civilians running on the streets in Aden, south Yemen as heavy gunshots are heard. Houthi fighter and combatants loyal to ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh, which are allied to the Houthis, also appear manoeuvring military vehicles.
A large number of people on Wednesday, March 25 morning reportedly tried to storm into a Yemeni army base in order to obtain weapons and clashed with forces loyal to President Abed Rabbu Mansour Hadi.
Hadi is said to have fled Aden as Houthi rebels advanced on the city after unidentified warplanes hit positions located near his residence. Hadi’s whereabouts are unknown.
Hadi had fled the capital Sanaa to Aden, where Houthi fighters placed him under house arrest.