A German embassy employee is gunned down in the Yemeni capital.
Pakistan has been put on a terror financing watchlist by a global watchdog. Following the 37-nation bloc's decision on Wednesday, Islamabad lifted a ban on a radical Sunni leader with alleged ties to al Qaeda.
A spokesman for the Saudi-led coalition has said the aim is to "cut the vein that the Houthis are benefiting from." But a Houthi leader has called for his followers to join the fight in Hodeida and confront the "breach."
Russia has announced it is suspending its diplomatic presence in Yemen and relocating its diplomats to the Saudi capital Riyadh. The Foreign Ministry cited the deteriorating security situation as the reason for the move.
Saudi Arabia has intercepted a missile south of Riyadh, in a move likely to affect Yemen's conflict. UN Ambassador Nikki Haley has said the strike bore "all the hallmarks" of previous attacks using weapons from Iran.
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