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While some residents who were displaced within Sana’a have returned home, others continue to fear the persistence of insecurity. Residents who fled to neighboring cities or governorates have been slower to return

Fighting in Sana’a displaces hundreds

Published on 23 September 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

SANA’A, Sept. 21—Hundreds of families were displaced and dozens of houses were destroyed or damaged during clashes that took place between the military and Houthi militants.

Nasserist Party refuses to sign peace agreement

Published on 23 September 2014 by Khalid Al-Karimi in News

SANA’A, Sept. 22—The Nasserist Party refused to sign the agreement between the Houthis and other political parties because the Houthis did not sign the annex of the agreement.

Al-Dhale: Security head kidnapped, GPC head killed

Published on 23 September 2014 by Bassam Al-Khameri in News

SANA’A, Sept. 21—Brigadier Mohammed Taher Al-Shami, head of the Political Security Bureau in Damt district of Al-Dhale governorate, was kidnapped on Saturday following the assassination of the head of the General People Congress (GPC) in Damt on the same day.

New ten-party coalition established

Published on 23 September 2014 by Ali Abulohoom in News

SANA’A, Sept. 22—A new ten-party coalition named the “New Yemen Parties Coalition” was launched in Sana’a on Monday.

Tribal Federation prepares security plan

Published on 23 September 2014 by Khalid Al-Karimi in News

SANA’A, Sept. 21—The Hadramout Tribal Federation held a meeting on Saturday to review security threats and establish a new committee to manage the governorate should the central government fall, according to the spokesperson of the federation.

Peace and National Partnership Agreement signed

Published on 23 September 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

SANA’A, Sept. 22—After having gained control over key government buildings in Sana’a, the Houthis signed the Peace and National Partnership Agreement on September 21.

Houthis hand back gained positions

Published on 23 September 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

SANA’A, Sept. 22—The Houthis voluntarily handed back important government and military locations in the capital, which they seized control over on Sunday.

Islah Party says not to use violence

Published on 23 September 2014 by Bassam Al-Khameri in News

SANA’A, Sept. 22—Zaid Al-Shami, head of the Islah Party in parliament, called on all party members on late Sunday to refrain from plunging into sectarian conflict and to remain peaceful.

Tanks have been deployed since Thursday in the north of 60 Meter Street

Fighting rages on in the capital

Published on 20 September 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

SANA'A, Sept. 20—The fighting between armed Houthis and the military in northern areas of the capital continued on Saturday.

Fighting spreads in the capital

Published on 19 September 2014 by Nasser Al-Sakkaf in News

SANA’A, Sept. 19—The clashes between the Houthis and the military are ongoing in different areas in the capital, leaving dozens killed and injured.

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