Airlines suspend flights to Yemen capital
The Daily StarAirlines suspend flights to Yemen capital due to violenceThe Daily StarSANAA: International airlines have suspended flights to Yemen's main airport in the capital Sanaa for 24 hours due to the threat of violence, the Civil Aviation Authority said. "Arab and foreign airlines have decided to suspend their flights to Sanaa ...and more »
Posted on 18 September 2014 | 11:33 pm
Yemen's Shiite Rebels Attack State TV
ABC NewsYemen's Shiite Rebels Attack State TV BuildingABC NewsYemen's state television said on Thursday that its headquarters in a northwestern suburb of the capital Sanaa has come under attack by Shiite rebels. The attack, a serious escalation by the rebels known as the Hawthis, prompted President Abed Rabbo ...Shia rebels in Yemen besiege university run by Sunni radicalsThe GuardianArmed Shiite rebels push into Yemen's capitalMiddle East EyeYemen clashes kill nearly 40 as UN envoy presses rebel talksThe Daily StarSBSall 78 news articles »
Posted on 18 September 2014 | 5:32 pm
Good News for 'the Yemen Plan': Rebels Just
Middle East EyeGood News for 'the Yemen Plan': Rebels Just Took Over Part of the Country's ...National Review Online (blog)In his speech on the threat of the Islamic State last week, President Obama compared his plan for Iraq and Syria to what the U.S. government has done to confront Islamist insurgencies and terror threats in Yemen and Somalia — a combination of air ...Yemen, North Africa al-Qaeda branches urge action against anti-IS coalitionMiddle East EyeAl-Qaida in Yemen and North Africa Urge Jihadist Front Against Anti-Isis CoalitionInternational Business Times UKOfficials: Al Qaeda extremely active in Yemen and SomaliaYemenOnlineMiddle East Online -The Daily Starall 100 news articles »
Posted on 18 September 2014 | 4:00 pm
Trade grows between Yemen, Arab states -
Al-ShorfaTrade grows between Yemen, Arab statesAl-ShorfaLast year, Yemen imported around 1.2 trillion riyals ($5.5 billion) in goods from Arab countries, including basic and metal manufactured items, machinery, equipment, clothing, fabrics, shoes, food, oils and medicine, the Central Bureau of Statistics ...
Posted on 18 September 2014 | 2:20 pm
Hundreds of Yemeni families in need of aid,
UN News CentreHundreds of Yemeni families in need of aid, UN humanitarian office warnsUN News CentreLast month, the Security Council voiced grave concern about recent deterioration of security in Yemen, condemning the actions of the Houthis, including their escalating campaign to bring down the Government and undermine the country's political transition.UN: Hundreds of Yemeni Families in Need of AidStudent Operated Pressall 3 news articles »
Posted on 18 September 2014 | 12:05 pm
The biggest threat in Yemen probably isn'tYemen, home to of one of the most dangerous branches of al-Qaeda, is now facing other troubles in its capital city, Sana'a. On Friday, a powerful Shiite rebel group shelled Yemen's state-run television building as its fighters advanced into Sana'a ...
Posted on 19 September 2014 | 8:26 am
71 Killed as Army, Rebels Clash in YemenSANA'A: Shiite Houthi rebels Friday clashed with the army and Sunni militia in Yemeni capital city of Sana'a for the second day, leaving 71 people killed, including 30 soldiers and eight civilians, Xinhua reported. It also drove hundreds to flee their ...
Posted on 19 September 2014 | 6:37 am
Flights to Sanaa stopped as fighting inSANAA // Shiite rebels and Sunni militiamen battled for a second day on Friday in fighting that has killed at least 120 people, driven thousands from their homes and shut down the main airport. The dead were predominantly fighters from either side and were ...
Posted on 19 September 2014 | 6:36 am
Airlines halt flights to violence-hit YemenSanaa (AFP) - International airlines suspended flights to Yemen as a decade-old rebellion encroached on the capital and a UN envoy scrambled to thrash out an elusive peace deal after a spike in violence. Pro-government forces are battling to prevent the ...
Posted on 19 September 2014 | 3:10 am
UPDATE 3-Shi'ite rebels shell Yemen stateSANAA, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Armed Shi'ite rebels shelled Yemen's state-run television building on Friday as they advanced into Sanaa, sending hundreds fleeing their homes in a dramatic escalation of violence after weeks of fighting and protests, officials ...
Posted on 19 September 2014 | 2:24 am
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