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US condemns violence against Yemeni government

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

SANA’A, Sept. 29—The US State Department on their website condemned the continuous violent attacks against government institutions and politicians in Sana’a in a press statement on Sunday.

Suicide bomber in Marib targets Houthis

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

SANA’A, Sept. 29—A suicide bombing allegedly carried out by Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) targeted a Houthi location in Al-Majzr district of Marib governorate on Sunday, according to Saleh Muthana, the security manager of Marib.

Protesters gather on Zubairi street in the middle of Sana’a before setting off to Change Square. (yemennow.com)

Protesters call on Houthis to leave Sana’a

Published on 30 September 2014 by Ali Abulohoom in News

SANA’A, Sept. 28—Dozens of protesters rallied on Sunday in the capital, to put pressure on the government to evacuate Houthi militants from the city.

Houthis and AQAP clash in Al-Baida

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

SANA’A, Sept. 29—Five armed Houthis were killed Sunday when their vehicle was ambushed by suspected Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) members in Rada’a district, Al-Baida governorate, according to security officials in the district.

Foreign prisoners released days after National Security Bureau head attacked

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

SANA’A, Sept. 29—Three Houthis were killed on Saturday during clashes in Hadda area of the capital at the home of the head of the National Security Bureau, Hassan Al-Ahmadi.

AQAP claims responsibility for rocket launched at US embassy

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

SANA’A, Sept. 29—Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) issued a statement on Saturday claiming responsibility for the launch of a rocket at the US embassy just hours earlier.

Houthis sign security annex

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

SANA’A, Sept. 29—The Houthis signed the annex of the Peace and National Partnership Agreement on Friday. The annex pertained to the security and military conditions in Amran, Al-Jawf, Marib, and Sana’a governorates, as well as other governorates witnessing violence.

Prime minister appointment delayed

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

SANA’A, Sept. 28—Six days have elapsed since a new prime minister was due to be appointed following the signing of the Peace and National Partnership Agreement by political parties in the capital on Sept. 21.

Drone crashes in Shabwa

Published on 25 September 2014 by Ali Abulohoom in News

SANA’A, Sept. 23—A drone crashed into a mountain in Shabwa governorate, southeast of Sana’a, on Tuesday morning, eyewitnesses told the Yemen Times.

Deadly car bomb in Sa’ada

Published on 25 September 2014 by Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki in News

SANA’A, Sept. 24—Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed responsibility for a car bomb attack that took place on Monday in Al-Baq area of Kitaf district, Sa’ada governorate.

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