Al-Qaeda announces planned creation of
Asharq Alawsat EnglishAl-Qaeda announces planned creation of “emirate” in Yemen: sourcesAsharq Alawsat EnglishTerrorism experts say the actions of AQAP in Hadhramaut are an extension of its actions in other governorates in southern Yemen, such as Abyan and Shabwa, where similar “Islamic emirates” have been declared in recent years before government forces ...Fall of Amran sends shock waves across YemenAl-MonitorYemen at a Glance: Houthi Rebels and Southern SecessionFair ObserverMediation committee arrives in Al-JawfThe Yemen TimesEurasia Review -Critical Threats Projectall 7 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 5:06 pm
US citizens in Yemen accuse American embassy
The GuardianUS citizens in Yemen accuse American embassy of confiscating passportsThe GuardianEvery few years, when Khaled felt he had saved enough money, he would return to Yemen for a weeks or months to visit family. He did not know that this time he would be spending the next year stranded in Yemen without a passport, unable to return to his ...Yemen Travel WarningKansas City infoZineU.S. State Dept. Updates Yemen Travel Warning, July 21, 2014eNews Park Forestall 4 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 10:52 am
Yemen's economic reforms make Yemenis angry
Yemen's economic reforms make Yemenis angryYemen PostUnable to sustain Yemen's oil subsidy system, President Hadi announced earlier this month that prices at the pump will see a significant rise as the state prepares to slowly withdraw all financial rebates. While this reform might make perfect sense on ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 10:00 am
'My dad murdered my mother - and then sold
Daily Mail'My dad murdered my mother - and then sold me to Yemen as a wife when I was ...Daily MailIt wouldn't be for long. In May 1977, Yafai decided to take the girls on a 'lovely holiday' to Yemen, although without Ablah who refused to go and chose to stay behind with their foster father, Jim. 'We all wanted to go to Yemen at the time,' remembers ...Bristol woman publishes memoir telling story of her experience as a child brideBath Chronicleall 3 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 8:36 am
Striving for change in Yemen - The Yemen
Striving for change in YemenThe Yemen TimesNouria Ahmed Nagi is the director and founder of the Yemen Education and Relief Organization (YERO), which funds children's education and supports families in need through donations, micro-loans, and employment opportunities. In late November 2013, ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 3:09 am
UN official: Yemen could be 'firstSince the political crisis erupted in Yemen in 2011, the country has begun to move towards democracy. Many challenges remain in the country, wracked by civil unrest and widespread water and food insecurity, says Bishow Parajuli, the UN World Food Programme's representative in Yemen.
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 11:44 pm
Yemen resumes oil flow after pipelineYemen resumed pumping crude oil through its main export pipeline on Thursday, an oil official said, after repairs took place under army protection and seven people were killed in brief clashes between solders and tribesmen. The Defence Ministry's September 26 website reported on Wednesday that five government soldiers and two tribesmen were killed in clashes, which erupted when troops fought off ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:49 am
'Qaeda' suspects kill army officerAl-Qaeda suspects on a motorbike shot dead an army officer Thursday in Lahij province of southern Yemen, a local security official said. The gunmen opened fire at Major Bilal Karo near his home in Thalab town, "immediately killing him," the source said, adding that the militants "suspected of belonging to Al-Qaeda" fled on their motorbike. A medical source said Karo's body was taken to Ibn ...
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 11:38 pm
Yemen president says Houthis agree to returnYemen's president on Wednesday visited a town close to the capital that was captured by Shi'ite Muslim Houthi fighters this month, and said all sides had agreed to allow the state to retake control, state news agency Saba reported. President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi went to Amran, 50 kms (30 miles) north of Sanaa, to check on efforts to "return the situation in the city to normal and address the ...
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 8:40 am
Yemen Travel WarningThe U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the high security threat level in Yemen due to terrorist activities and civil unrest. The Department urges U.S. citizens to defer travel to Yemen and those U.S. citizens currently living in Yemen to depart.
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 7:07 am
EU provides €6 mln to IDPs in YemenSANA'A, July 25 (Saba) - The World Food Programme (WFP) has expressed its gratitude to the European Union (EU) for its latest donation of €6 million to Yemen. The amount will be used to provide food assistance to internally displaced people (IDPs) and ...
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 2:31 am
Yemen Plan of Action 2014-2015 [EN/AR]Yemen, one of the least developed countries in the world, is experiencing a complex and protracted crisis that has heavily affected its political and socio-economic stability and economic performance. Years of conflict – compounded by the degradation of ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 9:08 pm
UN official: Yemen could be 'first countrySince the political crisis erupted in Yemen in 2011, the country has begun to move towards democracy. Many challenges remain in the country, wracked by civil unrest and widespread water and food insecurity, says Bishow Parajuli, the UN World Food Programme ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:51 pm
Yemen president: Houthis agree to returnSANAA — On Wednesday, July 23, Yemen's president visited a town close to the capital that had been captured by Shi'a Houthi fighters this month, and said all sides had agreed to allow the state to retake control, state news agency Saba reported.
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:48 pm
Yemen, UK discuss cooperation in higherSANA'A, July 24 (Saba)- Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Hisham Sharaf met on Thursday with deputy British ambassador to Yemen Alison Kemp. The meeting touched on the bilateral cooperation relations between Yemen and the United Kingdom ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:56 am
Puntland oo heshiis dhinaca Kalluumaysiga ahGaroowe [RBC Radio] Wasaaradda Kalluumeysiga iyo kheyraadka badda Puntland ayaa soo bandhigtay heshiis ay la gashay dowladaha Jabuuti iyo Yemen,waxaana heshiiska la sheegay inuu la xiriiro Kalluumaysiga.
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:15 pm
Al-Qaeda Wing Declares Emirate in EastYemen-based Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), apparently not to be outdone in the wake of ISIS founding The Islamic State (TIS) and Jabhat al-Nusra declaring an emirate in Aleppo, has declared its own emirate in ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 7:12 pm
Yemen: Land Of Forgotten Battles -The vicissitudes of time cannot be more revealing. Yemen is known as the homeland of Qahtan, the fount of all “true Arabs”. Long before Christ, it was named “Arabia Felix” – Happy Arabia – by the Greeks and Romans, who ...
Posted on 21 July 2014 | 8:15 pm
Pictures of the Day: Yemen andPhotos from Yemen, Gaza City, India and Spain. ... Pictures of the Day: Yemen and Elsewhere. By THE NEW YORK TIMES. In order to view this feature, you must download the latest version of flash player here. Photos from ...
Posted on 10 July 2014 | 2:02 pm
Yemen: Hot heads | The EconomistThe Houthis' critics claim that, backed by Iran, the group is exploiting the security and political vacuum to seize control of north Yemen and reinstate the Shia imamate that ran the country for the better part of a millennium ...
Posted on 10 July 2014 | 6:32 am
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