Yemeni intelligence officer killed, general escapes in ambushes

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 23:20

A senior Yemeni intelligence officer was shot dead on Monday by suspected al-Qaeda militants and an army general escaped a separate

UN mulls plan to transform Yemen into two-region federation

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 23:11

The UN Security Council is reportedly working on a plan to transform Yemen into a two-region federation as part of its efforts to help political transition in the impoverished country.

24 African migrants drown off coast of Yemen

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 23:05

SANAA, Yemen (AP) " Yemen's Interior Ministry says coast guards have found the bodies of 24 African migrants whose boat has capsized off the country's western coast.

Houthis, tribesmen clashes in Sanaa kill 12

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 15:01

Twelve people have been killed in clashes between tribesmen and Shiite rebels north of the capital Sanaa, the Associated Press reported Yemeni security officials and tribal leaders as saying on Sun

Yemen general escapes deadly ‘Qaeda’ blast

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 14:54

A Yemeni general escaped unscathed on Sunday in a bombing that killed his driver in the southern city of Aden, one of his bodyguards told AFP.

Houthi leader calls his armed militia to get ready for all eventualities

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 14:44

Houthis leader Abdulmalik al-Huthi  called Saturday  his armed militia who control different Yemeni areas to prepare for all eventualities, stressing the need for what he called "purge the military

Hundreds protest in the Yemeni capital calling houthis to leave Sanaa

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 14:05

Hundreds of Yemenis took to the streets of Sanaa on Saturday to call for the withdrawal of Shiite Houthi militants from the capital.

Al-Qaeda claims killing 20 of Shiite rebels in north Yemen

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 13:51

Yemen's al-Qaeda announced Friday that they killed 20 of Shiite rebels in an ambush in Arhab district north Yemen .

Houthi rebels escalate attacks on Yemen’s state institutions

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 13:18

Houthi movement fighters on Thursday escalated attacks on Yemen’s state institutions and officials, including taking control of the headquarters of the civil aviation authority, in actions that one

Iran Launches Major Naval Drill - Eyeing Yemen?

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 12:48

The Iranian army on Thursday began a massive military drill sprawling from the farthest eastern expanses of the Islamic regime all the way to its southern maritime borders opposite the principality


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