Yemen Times http://www.yementimes.com Newscoop - The open content management system for professional journalists. en Copyright 2014, Yemen Times Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:38:14 +0100 60 Newscoop http://www.yementimes.com/templates/images/logo-rss.gif Yemen Times http://www.yementimes.com 147 49 ADVERTORIAL: 2RSGroup / BSS holds Hazard Identification And Risk Assessment Training Course for PETROMASILA Yemen http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/variety/4516 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004225.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> 2RSGroup for Industrial Training and Operating Successfully concluded  a Hazard Identification &amp; Risk Assessment  (HIRA)Training Course for PETROMASILA in Yemen CPF. <br clear="all"> Variety Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:00:02 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/variety/4516 Sixty-six Egyptian fishermen held in Hodeida http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/report/4514 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004223.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> Following months of close co-ordination between the Tehama Movement and the Yemeni coastguard, Yemeni fishermen arrested 66 Egyptian on Oct. 12, while they were allegedly fishing illegally in Yemeni territorial waters in the Red Sea. <br clear="all"> Report Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:41:10 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/report/4514 Hezyaz: A neighborhood up in arms http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/report/4513 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004222.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> Walking through Sana’a’s Hezyaz neighborhood these days resembles the passage through a war zone: Armed men are everywhere one looks. While some identify themselves as Houthis, others say they are ordinary citizens protecting their houses, stores, and families. <br clear="all"> Report Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:41:10 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/report/4513 Taiz’s ancient structures under threat http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/culture/4515 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004224.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> Laying within the old quarters of Taiz are beautifully designed houses with brown bricks and impeccable white mosques. Once hailed as the culture capital of Yemen during the Rasulid dynasty (1229—1454), Taiz is currently struggling to maintain its architectural heritage. <br clear="all"> Culture Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:41:10 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/culture/4515 Oman’s uncertain future http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/opinion/4512 Even as many Arab states have succumbed to sectarian violence and political tumult, the Sultanate of Oman has stood out as a beacon of tranquility and tolerance. Oman’s stability is largely attributed to the popularity of its leader, Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al-Said. <br clear="all"> Opinion Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:32:34 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/opinion/4512 Foreign fighters: Foreign to whom? http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/opinion/4511 Until a few months ago, the term “foreign fighters” was foreign to all but practitioners of counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism. With politicians and the media using the term on a daily basis, many ordinary people are left wondering what it means and why there is so much fuss around the topic. <br clear="all"> Opinion Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:30:57 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/opinion/4511 Saudi Arabia: As executions rise, allies must focus more closely on warring anti-IS forces http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/opinion/4510 A Specialized Criminal Court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced a prominent Shia clergyman, Sheikh Nimr Baqir Al-Nimr, to death on vague charges of “breaking allegiance to the ruler” and “encouraging, leading, and participating in demonstrations.” <br clear="all"> Opinion Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:30:57 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/opinion/4510 What’s missing? Transitional justice http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/viewpoint/4509 Looking back at the past three years of Yemen’s transition, since the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Initiative in November 2011, there are three major mistakes that I believe have led us to the chaos we are experiencing today: <br clear="all"> View Point Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:26:19 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/viewpoint/4509 Houthis to officially join police http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4508 SANA’A, Oct. 29—Sana’a’s police announced on Tuesday that members of the Houthis will officially be made a part of the security apparatus within the upcoming days. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:24:20 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4508 Houthis evacuate outskirts of Sana’a http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4507 SANA’A, Oct. 29—On Tuesday the Houthis evacuated their encampments in Hezyaz, Subaha, and Al-Azraqein neighborhoods on the outskirts of the capital Sana’a. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:24:20 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4507 Dhamar calm under Houthi control http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4506 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004221.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A Oct. 28—Despite opposition against the Houthis in several governorates, the group has not faced any notable opposition in Dhamar governorate since taking control over it on Oct. 14. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:24:20 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4506 Houthis control AQAP stronghold in Al-Baida http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4505 SANA’A, Oct. 29—On Tuesday morning Houthis took control over Al-Manaseh village and Asbil mountain in Qaifa area of Al-Baida governorate. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:24:20 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4505 Juvenile death sentences prevalent http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4504 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004220.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A, Oct. 29—The Yemeni NGOs Coalition for the Rights of the Child announced on Wednesday that 31 Yemeni juveniles have been sentenced to death between 2010 and 2013. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:24:20 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4504 Houthis take Al-Radhma district of Ibb http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4503 SANA’A, Oct. 29—The Houthis gained control of Al-Radhma district in Ibb governorate on Wednesday, after killing Sheikh Nabeel Al-Daam, a tribesman who was fighting against the Houthis in Al-Radhma. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:24:20 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4503 Southern Parliamentary Bloc established http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4502 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004219.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A, Oct. 28—Thirty-three parliament members from the south met on Monday in Aden to announce the establishment of the Southern Parliamentary Bloc and show their support for the Southern Movement. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:24:20 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1829/news/4502 Houthis organize traffic in the capital http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/report/4501 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004218.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> Under the burning sun stands Ali Abdulwase, an armed Houthi member trying to organize traffic at one of Al-Dairy Street’s intersections in the capital Sana’a. <br clear="all"> Report Sourcefabric Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:56:47 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/report/4501 Southern Movement forms new supreme council http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/news/4500 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004217.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> ADEN, Oct. 27—The Southern Movement held a press conference in Aden on Sunday, announcing that the movement’s two existing councils have been merged into one, representing all southerners. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:53:53 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/news/4500 Prime minister allocates ministries, JMP opposes http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/news/4499 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000004216.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> SANA’A, Oct. 27—Prime Minister Khalid Bahah announced the distribution of ministry positions on Saturday, more than a month after the National Peace and Partnership Agreement was signed on Sept. 21. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:53:53 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/news/4499 Fighting in Al-Baida http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/news/4498 SANA’A, Oct. 27—Alleged members of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and supporting tribes continue fighting Houthis in Al-Baida governorate. Recent clashes centered on Al-Manaseh village, the stronghold of AQAP in Qaifa area. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:53:53 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/news/4498 In Brief http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/news/4497 <img src="http://www.yementimes.com/images/thumbnails/cms-thumb-000002552.jpg" border="0" align="left" hspace="5" /> IED injures soldier in Hadramout SANA’A, Oct. 27—A soldier was injured on Monday when an improvised explosive device (IED) went off in Tareem district of Hadramout governorate. <br clear="all"> News Sourcefabric Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:53:53 +0100 http://www.yementimes.com/en/1828/news/4497