Special Reports

Chaos In Yemen Cause For Concern Across Region

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 02:31

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — As Western diplomats and staff fled Yemen on Wednesday, concern widened over the increasing turmoil in the impoverished nation, with Saudi Arabia arming loyal tribesmen across i

US pullout from Yemen eases pressure on Al Qaeda, lawmakers warn

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 02:22

The evacuation of American diplomats, soldiers and even CIA operatives from Yemen is stirring deep concerns that the U.S.

Special forces stay in Yemen , U.S. Defense official

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 22:33

WASHINGTON  - United States Special Forces personnel will continue to operate in Yemen conducting training missions with Yemeni forces, as well as retaining the ability to conduct counter-terrorism

U.S. embassy staff in Yemen destroy weapons, computers and documents: staff

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 22:22

U.S. embassy staff in Yemen destroyed weapons, computers and documents before closing and evacuating diplomats on Wednesday, local members of staff told Reuters.

Western diplomats leave Yemen as conflict deepens

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 21:37

Western governments evacuated their diplomats from Yemen on Wednesday as conflict deepened in the Saudi neighbour which has long been on the front line of the war against Al Qaeda.

US, France, UK and Italy close embassies in Yemen amid turmoil

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 20:51

SANAA, Yemen — The United States, Britain, France and Italy said Wednesday they were closing their embassies in Yemen following Shiite rebels seizing power there, highlighting the turmoil gripping

We dream about drones, said 13-year-old Yemeni before his death in a CIA strike

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 20:31

A 13-year-old boy killed in Yemen last month by a CIA drone strike had told the Guardian just months earlier that he lived i

The enemy of our enemy is our friend -- even if he’s also our other enemy’s friend

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 17:05

The Houthis in Yemen hate Al Qaeda, but they're very friendly with Iran

How minority Houthi rebels seized Yemen

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 16:33

"The Houthis are committing suicide," wrote Ali Muhsin. "Already their enemies are demonstrating in Taiz (intellectual capital of Yemen) and in Hodeida.


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