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Calvalley Petroleum employees on strike

Published on 2 September 2014 by Ali Saeed in News

SANA’A, Sept. 1—Calvalley Petroleum Inc. employees halted production at their base in block 9, Hadramout, on Sunday, following a series of full-day strikes that commenced last week.

Presidential committee returns to Sa’ada; UNSC calls on Houthis to leave Sana’a

Published on 2 September 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

SANA’A, Aug. 30—On Saturday the presidential committee in talks with the Houthis was tasked by President Hadi to return to Sa’ada governorate and resume negotiations. The same day the Houthis released a response to the United Nations Security Council’s (UNSC) condemning the Houthis recent actions.

Demonstrators clash in Aden, one protester dead

Published on 2 September 2014 by Ali Saeed in News

SANA’A, Aug. 31—Following last Thursday, when clashes between two opposing demonstrations in Mualla city, Aden governorate, left one person dead and five injured, the situation has calmed in Aden.

Three dead in Hadramout

Published on 2 September 2014 by Nasser Al-Sakkaf in News

SANA’A, Sept. 1—Two dead bodies were found late Sunday in Shibam district in Hadramout, and one in Al-Qatan district the same night.

Attack in Hadramout leaves six dead

Published on 2 September 2014 by Nasser Al-Sakkaf in News

SANA’A Aug.30—An attack on the Special Security Forces camp in Al-Qatan district, Hadramout governorate, killed one soldier and left five armed men dead, on Saturday. The five men were suspected of being members of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP).

GCC assigns special envoy to Yemen

Published on 2 September 2014 by Bassam Al-Khameri in News

SANA’A Aug. 31—The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) on Saturday assigned Dr. Saleh Bin Abdulaziz Al-Qunaieer as special envoy to Yemen. Al-Qunaieer is tasked with supervising the implementation of the Gulf Initiative in Yemen.

Houthi-Islah clashes spill into Dhamar

Published on 2 September 2014 by Ali Abulohoom in News

SANA’A, Sept. 1—Four people were killed and six others injured on Sunday in clashes between Houthis and members of the Islah Party in Mabar area of Jahran district, Dhamar governorate, almost 70km south of the capital Sana’a.

AQAP kills 13 soldiers, wounds 40 in Shabwa

Published on 2 September 2014 by Bassam Al-Khameri in News

SANA’A, Sept. 1—Thirteen soldiers were killed and 40 others wounded in attacks by Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) on Sunday in Azan district of Shabwa governorate, according to a source in the Shabwa Security Operations Department.

At Monday’s protest a man carries a flag with the GPC’s symbol while many others carry posters with the Houthis’ “death to America” slogan.

This article has photo galleryHouthis begin “third escalation”

Published on 2 September 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

SANA’A Sept. 1—Following a call made by Abdulmalik Al-Houthi on Sunday, Houthis took to the streets across several Yemeni governorates on Monday to announce the “third escalation phase” against the government.

IN Brief (Aug. 28 2014)

Published on 28 August 2014 by in News

Last Yemeni detainees released from Afghanistan

SANA’A, Aug. 27—The National Organization for Defending Rights and Freedoms (HOOD) said that Yemeni Authorities have received the last two Yemeni detainees from Bagram Detention Center in Afghanistan.

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