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146 dead in suicide-bomb strikes in Yemen

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 15:03

Nearly 146 people were killed and 345 seriously injured in separate suicide bombing attacks at two mosques in Sanaa on Friday, the latest in recent turmoil that’s rocked the Yemen city due to clash

Lawmaker questions Dunford on evacuation of US embassy in Yemen

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 00:00

The U.S. Embassy in Yemen was evacuated in early February amid deteriorating security conditions after the country was overran by Shi'ite rebels with ties to Iran.

Air raid on Yemeni president's palace in Aden

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 23:34

Warplanes have targeted the palace used by Yemen's President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi in the southern city of Aden.

Battle for Aden Airport Stokes Fears of Wider Conflict in Yemen

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 23:25

In a major escalation of Yemen’s civil conflict, rival factions in the souther

Al-Qaida in Yemen claims murder of Huthi official

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 23:05

Al-Qaida's Yemen affiliate claimed responsibility for the murder of an award-winning journalist turned top official of the Shiite Huthi militia, the group said on Thursday on Twitter.

Al Houthi loyalist shot dead in Yemen

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 22:37

Sana’a: A prominent veteran Yemeni journalist loyal to Al Houthis was assassinated on Wednesday in the Yemeni capital in the latest drive-by shooting targeting figures who back the rebels who are i

GCC says will not allow Yemen to become terrorist haven

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 22:29

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) reiterated its rejection of the Shi’ite Houthi group’s takeover in Yemen, stressing that it will not accept the country being transformed into a haven for terrori

Philippine gov't asks Filipinos to leave war-torn Libya, Yemen

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 22:43

 Philippine President Benigno Aquino III on Sunday urged the Filipinos in Libya and Yemen to immediately leave the war-torn countries via the government's repatriation program.

Yemen's political factions unite to counter Houthi takeover

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 22:31

Yemeni political forces who oppose the Shiite militia that has seized control of Sanaa formed an alliance against it Saturday, saying they want to restore state authority and rebuild weakened secur

Yemeni opposition announces united front against Houthis

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 00:34

Opponents of Yemen's Houthi militia announced the formation of a national alliance on Saturday to restore the authority of the state, in a major shakeup of Yemen's political landscape.


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