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Published on 16 September 2014 by in News

Yemeni author wins short story competition

SANA’A, Sept. 15—Yemeni author Marwan Al-Sharifi, along with Iraqi and Moroccan authors, won the 2014 short story competition organized by Sadana Foundation in the UAE.

Six bakeries shut down in Aden

Published on 16 September 2014 by Ali Abulohoom in News

SANA'A, Sept. 14—Six bakeries were found to be violating the bread price set by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and were shut down in Aden governorate on Saturday.

CBY announces decline in oil revenues

Published on 16 September 2014 by Ali Saeed in News

SANA’A, Sept. 15—The oil revenues made by the Yemeni government between January and July 2014 is $481 less than it made during the same period in 2013, according to a report released this week by the Central Bank of Yemen (CBY).

Military official killed in Hodeida

Published on 16 September 2014 by Bassam Al-Khameri in News

SANA’A, Sept. 14—Colonel Abdulmalik Saeed Farea, the commander of Al-Ghaida Airport’s security personnel in Al-Mahra governorate, was found dead in Hodeida governorate early Saturday.

Campaign to implement NDC outcomes

Published on 16 September 2014 by Ali Abulohoom in News

SANA’A, Sept. 15—The General Secretariat of the National Dialogue Conference (NDC) on Monday in Sana’a launched a nationwide campaign named “My demand is to implement the NDC outcomes.”

Air force shelled civilians in Al-Jawf, locals claim

Published on 16 September 2014 by Bassam Al-Khameri in News

SANA’A, Sept. 14—Yemen’s air force allegedly shelled civilians twice on Sunday afternoon in Al-Khalaq area of Al-Rawd district in Al-Jawf governorate.

A funeral cortege of six dead Houthi protesters passes Al-Khamsin Street on its way to Al-Shuhda cemetery, where the victims were laid to rest.

The Houthis and government in talks

Published on 16 September 2014 by Khalid Al-Karimi in News

SANA’A, Sept. 15—The government and the Houthis entered a new round of negotiations on Saturday to try and find a diplomatic solution to the Houthis’ demands. Negotiations  between both sides are ongoing amid strong international condemnation of the Houthis.

Prisoners held without trial in Mukalla continue sit-in

Published on 11 September 2014 by Madiha Al-Junaid in News

SANA’A, Sept. 10—Hundreds of inmates at the central prison in Mukalla City of Hadramout governorate continue their peaceful sit-in, which began Monday, demanding they should be tried in court.

Major parties react to Houthi killings

Published on 11 September 2014 by Khalid Al-Karimi in News

SANA’A, Sept. 10—Leading political parties in the country have expressed concern after Tuesday’s killing of Houthi protesters by the government near the cabinet headquarters.

Judge kidnapped in Al-Baida

Published on 11 September 2014 by Ali Abulohoom in News

SANA’A, Sept. 10—Ahmed Al-Radaie, a judge at the appeals court in Al-Baida city was kidnapped by an unknown tribal group from his apartment at 8 PM after returning from a mosque on Monday.

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