1551, Section: Report
Published on 30 October 2014 by Nasser Al-Sakkaf in Report
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.
Published on 30 October 2014 by Mohammad Al-Khayat in Report
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.
Published on 28 October 2014 by Nasser Al-Sakkaf in Report
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.
Published on 28 October 2014 by Ali Saeed in Report
In a press statement issued on Friday, Oct. 24, Reporters without Borders (RSF) criticized the Houthis for continuing their crackdown on media professionals while expanding their sphere of control in Yemen.
Published on 28 October 2014 by Mohammad Al-Khayat in Report
On the outskirts of Sana’a, specifically in Jaref area, the Yemen Times has witnessed many young Houthis at checkpoints since Sept. 21 who appear to be children.
Published on 23 October 2014 by Mohammed Al-Qalisi in Report
Motivations underlying Yemen’s gun culture
Published on 23 October 2014 by Ali Abulohoom in Report
While certain areas of Ibb have recently become engulfed in conflict, and with Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) occupying significant territory in the governorate, things are not looking up for Ibb’s tourism industry.
Published on 23 October 2014 by Nasser Al-Sakkaf in Report
Condemning Saudi Arabia’s death sentence of Shia cleric Nimr Baqir Al-Nimr on Wednesday, dozens of protesters gathered in front of the Saudi embassy in Yemen’s capital Sana’a on Saturday.
Published on 21 October 2014 by Nasser Al-Sakkaf in Report
Ayman Mohammad is ecstatic. Like other motorcycle taxi drivers in the capital, he is now able to zip around Sana’a’s crowded streets on his two-wheeler without having to worry about traffic officers ticketing him.
Published on 21 October 2014 by Ali Saeed in Report
According to a report released last week by the Abaad Studies and Research Center, southerners in Yemen feel that after the Houthis seized control over Sana’a their time has come to achieve independence from the north.