Focus

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

Saudi Arabia is determined to send Iran a message that its regional meddling in Yemen will no longer be tolerated

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 22:52

Dubai: For more than three years, an excruciating war has been going on in Yemen to curtail the influence of the Iranian-supported Al Houthi militia, which has stubborn ambitions to spread its cont

Yemen: The recent moves towards talks bring hope

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 22:42

In a landmark announcement, UN Special Envoy Martin Griffiths recently expressed optimism that he would get the Yemeni parties to return to the negotiating table two years after the last round of f

U.N. secretary general condemns deadly air strikes in Yemen

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 02:32

U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres strongly condemned on Monday air strikes on a wedding party in Yemen that killed at least 50 civilians, his spokesman said. 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Focus

Advert