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Yemen militia keeps grip on capital despite deal

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 19:24

UN envoy to Yemen Jamal Benomar meanwhile arrived in the violence-wracked country and was expected to head a meeting of political rivals later in the day, a source close to the Moroccan diplomat sa

Who is really in control in Yemen?

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 15:00

Shiite Houthi rebels overtook the presidential palace in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, on Tuesday, marking what a government minister called "the completion of a coup."

What's Going On In Yemen?

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 00:59

Even in the best of times, it's hard to tell if anyone is in control of Yemen.

Yemen Truce After Shiite Rebels Battle Troops, Seize Media

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 21:11

SANAA, Yemen — A cease-fire halted intense clashes near the presidential palace in Yemen's capital Sanaa on Monday after Shiite rebels seized control of state-run media in a move that one official

Charlie Hebdo Attack Highlights the Challenge of the U.S.-Yemen Relationship

Sat, 01/17/2015 - 14:31

If wars on terror don’t work, does Washington’s “lighter footprint” offer a viable alternative?

France may now be tempted to invade Yemen. It should resist the urge.

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 20:53

On Wednesday, Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), the Yemen-based branch of the terrorist organization, claimed operational and moral responsibility for the "blessed battle of Paris." By "ble

Yemen - who's running the country?

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 01:08

Ask a Yemeni who is running the country and you’ll likely get this answer:

Brother in Paris massacre met with American cleric Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 00:54

Said Kouachi, one of the two brothers who massacred the staff at Charlie Hebdo, met with the American cleric Anwar al-Awlaki in 2011 in Yemen at an Al Qaeda camp east of the capital Sana’a, a Yemen

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