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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

Yemen: Another Failure The Obama Administration Touted As a Success

Sat, 01/10/2015 - 23:32

As law enforcement officials hone in on two Islamic terrorists who carried out an attack on French magazine Charlie Hebdo earlier this week, we're learning more about where the terrorists

There will be blowback for Iran in Yemen

Thu, 01/08/2015 - 22:06

History is repeating itself, this time in Yemen. The circumstances that pushed Iraq to its current predicament are taking place on the other side of the Arabian Peninsula.

Why the GCC's hands are tied over Yemen

Tue, 01/06/2015 - 22:39

In recent months, the Gulf Cooperation Council has watched with increasing concern as events in Yemen spiral out of control.

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