The Houthis also known as the Partisans of God or Believing Youth are a Zaidi Shia insurgent group operating in Yemen.

The group takes its name from Hussein Badreddin al-Houthi, their former commander, who was reportedly killed by Yemeni army forces in September 2004. Several other commanders, including, Ali al-Qatwani, Abu Haider, Abbas Aidah and Yousuf al-Madani (a son-inlaw of Hussein al-Houthi) have also been killed by Yemeni forces. The Houthi brothers' father Badreddin al-Houthi is said to be the spiritual leader of the group.

Formation Date 1994
Conflict Name Initiation Year Termination Year Total Killed Total Casuality
Houthi Insurgency in Yemen 2004 2004 ongoing unknown unknown