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Shiite rebels expand territory in Yemeni capital

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 05:08

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen's Shiite rebels defeated rival tribesmen and took control of a northern district of the capital on Saturday, expanding their control of the city, their spokesman said.

Houthis and Al-Hirak leader seek two-region federal Yemen: sources

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 02:34

Sana’a, Asharq Al-Awsat—Yemen’s Shi’ite Houthi movement, in alliance with former South Yemen president Ali Salim Al-Beidh, are seeking to create a two-region federal state, sources have to

Yemen Hostage Pierre Korkie's Widow Forgives and Grieves

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 02:18

The wife of a South African hostage killed in a failed raid to rescue an American said Tuesday that she is putting questions about the operation behind her. "What will it help to accuse?

U.S.: Yemen 'lost a friend' in slain hostage

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 22:08

By Brian Stelter CNN

"Luke loves Yemen and wants the best future for Yemenis."

A failed rescue attempt in Yemen may have put an American hostage at greater risk

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 19:48

The Defense Department and White House acknowledged on Thursday that British-American photojournalist Luke Somers was

How US Missed the Chance to Rescue Luke Somers, American Al Qaeda Hostage

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 01:26

(WASHINGTON) -- The White House was insistent Thursday that President Obama acted “promptly” to try to rescue American hostage Luke Somers from al Qaeda in Yemen, approving the risky special operat

Airstrikes Alone Do Not Work

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 00:46

By Katherine Zimmerman

Yemen conflict has catastrophic consequences for health care

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 20:15

The people of Yemen, young, and old, are suffering catastrophic consequences because of the country’s two year conflict, and nowhere is that more visible than in the health care system.

US defence secretary visits military base used to strike Yemen

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 20:10

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis arrived in Djibouti yesterday to visit an important military base at the southern entrance to the Red Sea used as a launch pad for operations in Yemen and Somalia.

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