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The Youth House in Al-Baida city, occupied by Houthi militants, was targeted by members of AQAP. (A-Baida news website)
The Youth House in Al-Baida city, occupied by Houthi militants, was targeted by members of AQAP. (A-Baida news website)

Dual explosions rock Al-Baida

SANA’A, March 4—Two explosions targeted Houthis Tuesday in the districts of Al-Baida and Al-Zaher in Al-Baida governorate, leaving a total of ten people dead and 15 injured.

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Rhetoric vs. Behavior: Houthi rhetoric by the liberal wing of the Houthi movement, including those in the Political Office, is relatively progressive on the subject of women’s rights. But the behavior of popular committees towards women on the ground has
Rhetoric vs. Behavior: Houthi rhetoric by the liberal wing of the Houthi movement, including those in the Political Office, is relatively progressive on the subject of women’s rights. But the behavior of popular committees towards women on the ground has

What does the Houthis’ rise mean for women? (Part II)

This is part two of a two-part series on the Houthis and women’s rights. Part one, published March 3, looked at how women in Sana’a have been affected since the Houthis’ takeover of the capital on Sept. 21. Part two, below, examines the difference between the movement’s professed values regarding women and how women are actually being treated, as well as the situation for women in other governorates under Houthi control, such as Sa’ada and Amran.

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A source from AQAP told the Yemen Times Al-Khalidi was released in exchange for a ransom, and that the group backed down on earlier demands for their “brothers” to be freed in Saudi Arabia.
A source from AQAP told the Yemen Times Al-Khalidi was released in exchange for a ransom, and that the group backed down on earlier demands for their “brothers” to be freed in Saudi Arabia.

Three years after kidnapping, AQAP releases Saudi official

SANA’A, March 3—Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) released the former Saudi deputy counsel Monday morning after three years of captivity.

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Islah leaders kidnapped, accused by Houthis of Al-Qaeda ties

SANA’A, March 2—The Islah Party accused the Houthis on Sunday evening of kidnapping four of its leaders earlier that day. The Houthis claim the men were Al-Qaeda operatives.

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