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Houthis to officially join police

Published on 30 October 2014 by Bassam Al-Khameri in News

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.

Houthis evacuate outskirts of Sana’a

Published on 30 October 2014 by Khalid Al-Karimi in News

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.

Local sources believe that the high number of Houthi supporters and GPC members in the governorate explain its current stability.

Dhamar calm under Houthi control

Published on 30 October 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

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.

Houthis control AQAP stronghold in Al-Baida

Published on 30 October 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

SANA’A, Oct. 29—On Tuesday morning Houthis took control over Al-Manaseh village and Asbil mountain in Qaifa area of Al-Baida governorate.

At the Convention to Combat Child Executions in Sana’a, children held a performance condemning juvenile death sentences.

Juvenile death sentences prevalent

Published on 30 October 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

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.

Houthis take Al-Radhma district of Ibb

Published on 30 October 2014 by Nasser Al-Sakkaf in News

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.

Southern parliamentarians met in Aden on Monday to announce the establishment of the Southern Parliamentarian Bloc.

Southern Parliamentary Bloc established

Published on 30 October 2014 by Khalid Al-Karimi in News

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.

Members of the Southern Movement at a press conference on Sunday in Aden, announcing six demands and decisions.

Southern Movement forms new supreme council

Published on 28 October 2014 by Ali Abulohoom in News

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.

The share of the political factions in the upcoming government, according to the state-run Saba News Agency.

Prime minister allocates ministries, JMP opposes

Published on 28 October 2014 by Khalid Al-Karimi in News

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.

Fighting in Al-Baida

Published on 28 October 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

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.

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