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Irish nurse in Yemen: ‘Women here are stronger than people imagine’

Irish nurse in Yemen: ‘Women here are stronger than people imagine’

Irish nurse Avril Patterson spent four years working in Syria before moving to Yemen last year. She has grown accustomed to working in co…

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Family of ISIS Bride Hoda Muthana denied expedited consideration in case to bring her back stateside

Family of ISIS Bride Hoda Muthana denied expedited consideration in case to bring her back stateside

A push to get an ISIS woman back into the states hit a speed bump for the woman's family Monday. The family of Hoda Muthana is suing the Trump Admi…

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Yemen fights back as Al Houthis plunder history

Yemen fights back as Al Houthis plunder history

Yemen’s deputy culture minister, Abdul Hadi Al Azazi, remembers standing two years ago amid the rubble of a national museum in his war-torn hometow…

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Trump meets with man held hostage in Yemen

Trump meets with man held hostage in Yemen

President Trump met with Danny Burch, the American held hostage in Yemen, and his family to the White House Wednesday.  Burch was fr…

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Yemen stops issuing passports

Yemen stops issuing passports

Yemeni authorities have stopped issuing passports as a result of the high demand, Al-Araby Al-Jadeed reported yesterday. A source in the…

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Yemeni Government Raises Alarm on Houthi Smuggling of National Relics

Yemeni Government Raises Alarm on Houthi Smuggling of National Relics

A Yemeni government security official confirmed influential Houthi leaders involvement in illegal antiquities trade. Yemeni Deputy Interi…

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Yemen's farmers forced to eat leaves as war devastates harvests

Yemen's farmers forced to eat leaves as war devastates harvests

Khalid Abdullah, a 33-year-old resident of Yemen's Hajjah governorate, used to work on the farms he had inherited from his father. He wou…

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QRCS joins hands with Yemeni counterpart to provide health care in Dhale

QRCS joins hands with Yemeni counterpart to provide health care in Dhale

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Yemen Red Crescent Society, in order to work together on a new proj…

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Coffee Yemeni culture at heart of One Book One Island celebration

Coffee Yemeni culture at heart of One Book One Island celebration

Last month, Molly Anderson sipped her first cup of freshly-ground Yemeni coffee at The Bean, where owner Wes Van Cott had purchased dozens of bags…

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Cardiff family plea for grandson's release from Yemen

Cardiff family plea for grandson's release from Yemen

A grandfather has spoken of his anger and anguish over the plight of his grandson - imprisoned without charge in war-torn Yemen for nearly two year…

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Taoyuan Ximen Elementary School raised $5,400 for Yemen

Taoyuan Ximen Elementary School raised $5,400 for Yemen

The students was inspired by Yemen news, and decided to raise funds for Yemen relief. They came up with an idea for hand-Christmas cards and hand-R…

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Graffiti campaign staged to call for world's attention on Yemen

Graffiti campaign staged to call for world's attention on Yemen

A Yemeni artist paints on a wall in Sanaa, Yemen, Feb. 21, 2019. A graffiti campaign by Yemeni artists was staged to call for the world's attention…

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Yemen Army Launches Retaliatory Attacks against Militants in Asir, Jizan

Yemen Army Launches Retaliatory Attacks against Militants in Asir, Jizan

Yemeni troops and fighters from popular committees launched retaliatory attacks against Saudi-backed mercenaries in the kingdom’s border regions of…

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UAE's 200-tonne food convoy dispatched to Yemen's Red Sea Coast

UAE's 200-tonne food convoy dispatched to Yemen's Red Sea Coast

The Emirates Red Crescent dispatched a new relief food convoy to recently liberated areas across Yemen's Red Sea coast as part of the country's con…

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Emirates Red Crescent begins Yemen water supply project Phase 1

Emirates Red Crescent begins Yemen water supply project Phase 1

The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) began the first phase of works on a water supply project in the Lawdar District of the Abyan Governorate in Yemen.…

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Yemen peace and stability can return despite Iran’s meddling

Yemen peace and stability can return despite Iran’s meddling

For the past 30 months, an international coalition of Arab nations, led by Saudi Arabia and acting on a series of United Nations Security Council r…

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Red Cross: The incidence of cholera in Yemen exceeded 300,000

Red Cross: The incidence of cholera in Yemen exceeded 300,000

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said Monday that more than 300,000 Yemenis had been infected with cholera since the outbreak of…

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Hundreds of thousands of Yemeni children are nearing starvation

Hundreds of thousands of Yemeni children are nearing starvation

Photo: A Yemeni woman and child stand outside their shelter at a camp for internally displaced people on the outskirts of the southern city of…

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Refugee council staff detained by Houthis for distributing aid released in Yemen

Refugee council staff detained by Houthis for distributing aid released in Yemen

Photo: Yemeni volunteers of a local charity distribute food rations to families affected by the country's ongoing conflict Seve…

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UAE equips district hospital in Yemen

UAE equips district hospital in Yemen

Photo: Two Volunteers in Emirati Red Crescent give  roses for little girl, one of the victims of the war in Yemen The Emira…

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