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Friday, February 26th 2016 06:56 PM
A senior Yemeni resistance commander was killed in Aden city on Friday. According to media reports, the commander is a resistance leader in Abyan neighboring governorate to Aden. It has been reported that the resistance leader is also a colonel in the Yemeni military intelligence system and named Mohammed Al-Juari.
Thursday, February 25th 2016 11:08 PM
Yemen’s government has called for international action against Hizbollah and for Lebanon to prevent the militant movement from sending its fighters into the country, after a video was made public that allegedly shows a member of the Iran-backed group training Houthi rebels. The Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia, which is backing Yemeni
Tuesday, February 23rd 2016 10:38 PM
Yemen’s president on Monday appointed a former general with close ties to tribes around the capital Sanaa as the deputy supreme commander of the military. The appointment of Ali Mohsen Al Ahmar, who has been based in Saudi Arabia, is a potentially important development in the country’s civil war, and analysts said that Mr Al Ahmar
Monday, February 22nd 2016 07:57 PM
Two Yemeni military and security officials were assassinated by unknown gunmen on Monday while they were on their car in Memdara city of Aden. Maj. Gen. Abed Rabo Al-Saraili, the military commander of Abyan Sector, and the deputy director of Political Security system (intelligence), Colonel Jebil Alawi Imras, were shot heavily by machine guns,
Monday, February 22nd 2016 07:15 PM
Former Yemeni Foreign Minister Riad Yassin, in an interview with Asharq Al-Awsat, spoke of recent developments on the Yemeni arena. He confirmed that the U.N. Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed is trying to reach a political settlement between conflicting parties, and is following the steps of his predecessor Jamal Benomar. Yassin
Saturday, February 20th 2016 10:22 PM
Al-Qaeda-affiliated militants have withdrawn from the coastal town of Ahwar in the southern Yemeni province of Abyan hours after capturing it on Saturday as tribesmen were gathering to free the city. In the early morning of Saturday, militants of Al-Qaeda could seize the strategic town of Ahwar that links Aden with Hadrmout in the east. According
Friday, February 19th 2016 10:22 PM
Yemen's central bank has told traders and local banks it will no longer provide lines of credit for the import of sugar and rice at the official exchange rate, merchants and local bankers said on Friday. The move takes immediate effect and is likely to further deepen the country's humanitarian crisis. Yemen is in the midst of a war between the
Friday, February 19th 2016 08:08 PM
The U.N. humanitarian agency's coordinator for Yemen has decried the lack of attention that has been given to the war in the Arab world's poorest country. Jamie McGoldrick says "civilians are the losers" and that the fighting in Yemen is being "overlooked" amid greater attention on Syria's war. His remarks came on Friday as he detailed a $1.8
Friday, February 19th 2016 03:56 AM
By A. Trevor Thrall and John Glaser atest U.S. foreign policy disaster. For all the wrong reasons, the United States has been instrumental in enabling Saudi Arabia’s ruthless war of choice in Yemen. After almost a year of bombings, Yemen is a humanitarian catastrophe. Over 6,000 Yemenis have been killed—half of them
Friday, February 19th 2016 02:43 AM
  Reporter was shot dead while running for cover after shelling of factory   A Yemeni journalist was shot dead on Tuesday while reporting on clashes in the city of Taiz. Ahmed al-Shaibani, who worked for the Yaman News website and state-runYemen TV, was running for cover when gunmen opened up. A graphic video made by the Yemen
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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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