Fighting in Yemen’s war has become a main source of income especially for Taiz youth

Mon, 08/17/2015 - 03:15

Taiz: A young wheatish-looking Mansoor Al Barakani is stationed in Al Robaei hill, south of Taiz city with a kalashnikov strapped to his chest.

Yemen: amid food crisis, UN expert warns of deliberate starvation of civilians

Mon, 08/17/2015 - 02:49

 As Yemen plunges deeper into conflict, which has left millions in need of humanitarian aid and wrecked healthcare systems, the country now finds itself in the midst of a major food crisis, a Unite

As conflict rages in Yemen, the country faces severe water shortage

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 00:13

By Sophie Cousins- NA

More than 20 million Yemenis – 80 per cent of the country’s population – are struggling to get access to clean water as conflict in the country continues. 

Yemen: “Desperation and fear for the future”

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 02:36

By Dr .Tammam Aloudat*

UN expert warns over 'deliberate starvation of civilians' in Yemen

Tue, 08/11/2015 - 18:44

Geneva (AFP) - A UN official on Tuesday warned armed factions in Yemen over "the deliberate starvation of civilians", as the embattled country grapples with a food crisis that has left 850,000 chil

Yemen 'crumbling' from war, sieges causing starvation: aid groups

Tue, 08/11/2015 - 18:29

Yemen is "crumbling" under a deepening humanitarian crisis after months of civil war, the International Committee of the Red Cross said on Tuesday, and a U.N.

Deadly suicide blast strikes Saudi security forces at mosque near Yemen

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 15:47

A suicide bomber struck Thursday at a Saudi mosque used by security forces near the border with war-
battered Yemen, officials said, killing more than a dozen people.

The U.S. is enabling a terrible mistake in Yemen

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 15:39

Don't look now, but another nation in the Middle East is falling to pieces.

In Yemen’s grinding war, if the bombs don’t get you, the water shortages will

Thu, 07/23/2015 - 12:20

For months, citizens of this war-torn country have been terrorized by bomb explosions and mortar attacks. Now another threat is growing, which could be just as deadly.

UNESCO launches plan to safeguard Yemen's cultural heritage sites

Thu, 07/23/2015 - 12:16

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has launched an emergency plan to safeguard cultural heritage sites


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