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Yemen risks disintegration as south rejects Shi'ite group's takeover

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 14:29

No sooner had Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi announced his resignation than his country's tenuous political fabric began to disintegrate.

Some counter-terrorism efforts in Yemen frozen for now - U.S. officials

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 20:25

The United States has halted some counter-terrorism operations against al Qaeda militants in Yemen following a takeover of the country by Iran-backed Houthi rebels, U.S.

Yemen Government in Limbo Amid Uncertainty Over President’s Resignation

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 21:53

SANA, Yemen — The status of Yemen’s government remained unclear on Friday, one day after it collapsed in the face of a siege by opposition forces, with reports that Parliament might reject the pres

An old hand is at work in Yemen's bloody civil war

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 21:38

It’s all about the Saudis.

Saudi Arabia's new Yemen strategy: get behind a fence

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 19:12

RIYADH-Saudi Arabia is increasingly taking a security-first approach to neighbouring Yemen, where Houthi rebels have all but seized power, wanting nothing better than to finish a new border fence a

As Yemen’s Government Falls, So May a U.S. Strategy for Fighting Terror

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 18:46

As the nation awaited President Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday—and any new decision on how he plans to wage war on Islamic fundamentalism—one of his key

Opinion : The Fall of Yemen

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 23:01

 turning out to the country of Yemen and there's no other word for a chaos there ... no one really in charge Iran looming ...

As Houthis Besiege Yemen’s Capital, President Is Silent

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 21:36

SANA, Yemen — President Abdu Rabbu Mansour Hadi of

Yemen on Verge of Collapse? Different Approach, Similar Results

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 19:23

Houthi rebels in Sanaa have stormed the presidential palace and Yemen’s president has “no control” according to the Information Ministry.

Who Are the Houthis of Yemen?

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 18:54

The Houthis, an insurgent group based in northwestern Yemen, have been fighting the government intermittently since 2004, when the country was still led by President Ali Abdullah Saleh, a longtime

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