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Inspired by ISIS, Kids in Yemen Set Fire to Ten-Year-Old Boy in Cage

Fri, 03/06/2015 - 11:37

Gulf News tells a story of ISIS’ viral evil spreading into Yemen, which was hardly suffering from a shortage of villainy: “Inspired by the video of Daesh (Islamic State/ISIS) burning to death the J

The U.S. and Gulf are confused over Yemen and Iraq

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 00:44

The return of former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh to bloodily shaping the country’s history has not come overnight, on the eve of the house arrest imposed by the Houthis on current President

Yemen dialogue stalls over dispute on location for talks

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 00:31

Questions have been raised once again about the viability of national dialogue in Yemen to resolve the deteriorating political situation as factions failed to agree on a city to host the UN-brokere

Why was US citizen Sharif Mobley abandoned in Yemen?

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 11:07

The United States closed its embassy in Yemen for security reasons on February 10, evacuating its staff at dawn under the co

Yemen on brink as Gulf Co-operation Council initiative fails

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 16:02

As the US, other Nato powers and neighbouring monarchies - the "Group of 10" - shut down their embassies in Sanaa and evacuated their diplomats earlier this month, the UN Security Council unanimous

Help Yemen avoid a sea of chaos, disorder

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 15:22

Yemen is no stranger to crisis.

How Islamic State is expanding its empire of terror

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 01:38

Marched on to a Libyan beach in now gruesomely familiar orange jumpsuits, the last moments of 21 Coptic Christians carried the vicious jolt of previous Isis snuff videos, but with an added charge o

Women and democratic transition in Yemen

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 21:43

According to a Yemeni proverb, “A girl leaves the house only twice: to her husband and her grave.” Characterizations of the recent crisis in Yemen as a failure of democracy ignore the social and po

Can Yemen be saved from the crisis it is now into?

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 19:51

Yemen is no stranger to crisis.

Maintaining Stability and Lasting Peace in Yemen

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 01:51

By Dr. David Leffler*

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