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Monday, April 18th 2016 06:22 PM
Tens of thousands of south Yemenis rallied a protest on Sunday and Monday under the name of "Independence is our choice," one day prior to peace talks planned to take place in Kuwait. The protest comes to draw your attention of the peace talk's parties and the international powers to the independence calls in southern Yemen. The Yemeni government
Saturday, April 16th 2016 07:47 PM
Local Yemeni committees tasked to monitor a week-old cease-fire between Yemen's internationally recognized government and Shiite rebels, agreed Saturday to begin their work on the ground at six front-lines, security officials said. The monitors in the city of Taiz have agreed to monitor the cease-fire as of 2 p.m. local time and to exchange
Thursday, April 14th 2016 08:09 PM
Heavy rainfall in several parts of Yemen has caused widespread flooding that killed at least 16 people and caused the collapse of small dams, including two in Hajja and Omran provinces north of the capital, Sanaa, security officials and the Interior Ministry said on Thursday. The ministry said the 16 were killed over the past 24 hours, mostly in
Tuesday, April 12th 2016 09:17 PM
As part of Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak programme to build capacities and improve delivery of basic services in Yemen, the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) renovated Al Manar kindergarten for disabled children in Aden’s Al Mansoura and its works included maintenance of classrooms, administration offices and other facilities. The kindergarten was
Tuesday, April 12th 2016 06:04 PM
At least five cadets were killed in a suicide attack on Tuesday in Yemen's temporary capital. Informed sources told YNN that a planted IED blew up a gathering of newly-recuruted soldiers loyal to the internationally recognized government of President Abd Rabu Mansour Hadi near a sports stadium in the southern city. ISIS has claimed responsibilty
Sunday, April 10th 2016 09:03 PM
The war of Summer 2015 in Aden has hundreds of thousands of stories. Stories of people who relocated, or of people who preferred to stay in their houses under the worst conditions. Stories of parents who lost their children and children who lost their parents. Each and every Adeni has their own wartime experience. I will be their voice to
Sunday, April 10th 2016 08:32 PM
Alawazl Tribes Coalition in Abyan denounced on Saturday what it was described as "Ahwar massacre" that claimed the lives of killing about 20 soldiers were killed by an armed group. Alawazl tribes are considered ones of the strongest tribes of southern Yemen. The tribes expressed in the statement that was obtained by YNN that they have rejected
Saturday, April 9th 2016 10:44 PM
Throughout the 1-year-long conflict in Yemen, the UAE Red Crescent has been the greatest aide to lessen the war's impacts on the Yemeni people, especially in the freed territories, in an attempt to heal the deep wounds that have been caused by rebels to take control over all Yemen. Since the very first military operations against the rebels, the
Friday, April 8th 2016 09:21 PM
Once driven to near irrelevance by the rise of Islamic State abroad and security crackdowns at home, al Qaeda in Yemen now openly rules a mini-state with a war chest swollen by an estimated $100 million in looted bank deposits and revenue from running the country's third largest port. If Islamic State's capital is the Syrian city of Raqqa, then al
Friday, April 8th 2016 04:38 PM
The image of 5-month-old Udai Faisal in a hospital bed didn’t find its way on to newspaper front pages or go viral on the internet like the picture of Alan Kurdi’s drowned corpse did. Yet it is every bit as heartrending. The tiny boy’s wide eyes glare from his skeletal face, his bony hand closed just beneath his chin. He
Opinion
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There is a lot more to make one confident about the Arab world than there is to cause despair. This may be a surprise, as every day we have to cope with more grim news; from Syria and Libya where
Extremism, especially violent extremism, is a scourge on the planet. Those who promote extremist ideologies or sponsor acts of violence in the name of Islam cannot be condoned or supported by anyone
The port of the most charming and enchanting city in Yemen- Aden- is one of the oldest and most ancient ports in the country. Its importance and strategic location contributed to its fame that can be
  Alas! I begin my speech with this word.,it reflects a deep sorrow in my heart. Innocent people were killed without remorse just because they wanted to help us! This is a Crime!! What happened
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