Yemen Newswire (Page 9)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yemen. (Page 9)

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  1. UN warns that 7.6 mil. Yemenis are just one step from famineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | The China Post

    The director of U.N. humanitarian operations warned Tuesday that 7.6 million people in conflict-torn Yemen face severe food shortages and are "one step" from famine. John Ging, who just returned from Yemen, told a news conference that there has been "a shocking fall off" in support from the donor community over the last few months for the millions of Yemenis who need food, clean water and basic health care.

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  2. Amnesty Int'l accuses Yemen rebels of a 'brutal' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | The China Post

    ... campaign to quash dissent." Its report, named "Where is my father? Detention and disappearance in Huthi-controlled Yemen," was based on detailed examination of 60 cases of detention in Taez, Ibb and Hodeida, Amnesty said. The warring parties at ...

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  3. The pitfalls of a narcissistic foreign policyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | GantDaily.com

    ... the coalition of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates dealt a major blow to Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula in Yemen by retaking the port city of Mukalla, where a radical strain of jihadists held control. These jihadists are focused on ...

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  4. Yemen PM rejects rebel-proposed unity govtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Ghanamma.com

    Yemeni Prime Minister Ahmed bin Dagher listens to his aide during a cabinet meeting of Yemeni ministerial council held in the Saudi capital Riyadh, on May 18, 2016. Dagher, former secretary general of the General People's Congress party to which Yemen's President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi once belonged, was named as prime minister by Hadi in April.

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  5. Priest kidnapped in Yemen is alive, negotiations underway for his releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Catholic World News

    The Indian-born Salesian priest who was kidnapped in Yemen in early March is alive and well, and efforts are underway to secure his release, the AsiaNews service reports. Father Tom Uzhunnalli was seized by the Islamic militants who killed four Missionaries of Charity in a March 4 raid on a nursing home in Aden.

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  6. Ahmed Musaid Al Audi, 32, a car mechanic, poses for a photograph in Sanaa, Yemen, April 24, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Times of Oman

    Ahmed Musaid Al Audi, 32, a car mechanic, poses for a photograph in Sanaa, Yemen, April 24, 2016. "All the negotiating parties are clinging to their positions and the people are the victims.

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  7. Citizens of Sanaa yearn for end to Yemen's warRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Reuters

    Ahmed Hizam al-Soudi, 75, who sells traditional Yemeni curved daggers called jambiyas, poses for a photograph in Sanaa, Yemen, April 21, 2016. Walid Murait , 39, a religion teacher, poses for a photograph among his students, in Sanaa, Yemen, April 29, 2016.

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  8. Yemeni government suspends participation in Kuwait peace talks, demands guaranteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Times of Oman

    ... to continue and as such they (the Houthis) bear responsibility," he said. Mekhlafi accused the Houthis of plundering Yemen's foreign reserves, which he said had stood at $4 billion in 2014, but he said the government delegation had no plan to leave ...

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  9. Yemen's Houthis accused of torturing rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Al Jazeera

    Yemen's Houthi rebels have carried out a "chilling campaign to quash dissent", arresting and torturing their political rivals, according to a rights group. The UK-based Amnesty International said on Wednesday that politicians, activists, journalists and academics were targeted and detained by the Houthis and their allies in 60 cases it looked at between December 2014 and March 2016.

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  10. Where is my father: Detention and disappearance in Huthi-controlled YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Amnesty International USA

    ... at gunpoint and subjecting some to enforced disappearance as part of a chilling campaign to quash dissent in areas of Yemen under its control, said Amnesty International in a new report published today. which is based on 60 cases of detention ...

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  11. UN warns that 7.6 million Yemenis are 'one step' from famineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The director of U.N. humanitarian operations warned May 17 that 7.6 million people in conflict-torn Yemen face severe food shortages and are "one step" from famine. John Ging, who just returned from Yemen, told a news conference that there has been "a shocking fall off" in support from the donor community over the last few months for the millions of Yemenis who need food, clean water and basic health care.

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  12. Yemen: Spree of arbitrary arrests, disappearances and torture by Huthi forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Amnesty International

    The Huthi armed group, supported by state security forces, has carried out a wave of arrests of its opponents, arbitrarily seizing critics at gunpoint and subjecting some to enforced disappearance as part of a chilling campaign to quash dissent in areas of Yemen under its control, said Amnesty International in a new report published today. Where is my father? Detention and disappearance in Huthi-controlled Yemen , which is based on 60 cases of detention examined in detail by the organization, reveals a pattern of arbitrary arrests and enforced disappearances in Sana'a, Ibb, Ta'iz and Hodeidah between December 2014 and March 2016.

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  13. UN: Yemen - one step' away from famine, over 7.6 million severely food insecureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Al Bawaba

    ... rial against the dollar. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais) The UN has voiced alarm over severe food shortages across war-torn Yemen amid relentless Saudi attacks, saying the country is "one step" from famine. Over 10 million Yemenis need basic healthcare and ...

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  14. Yemen pulls out of peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A wide gap still separates the Iran-allied Houthis and the Western-backed government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi after nearly a month of peace talks in Kuwait intended to end a year of war that has killed more than 6,200 people, half of them civilians. The talks centre on government demands for the Houthis to hand over their weapons and quit cities captured since 2014 and the formation of a new government that would include the Houthis.

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  15. Yemeni people must be at centre of reinvigorated crisis response - " senior UN relief officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Newkerala.com

    New York, May 18 : A senior United Nations relief official on Tuesday called for increased global efforts to support the more than 13 million people in need of immediate, life-saving assistance in Yemen, following his visit to the conflict-torn country. Seeing the plight of the Yemeni people first-hand reinforces the need for national and international humanitarian actors to scale up their response to protect and support the population, John Ging, Director of Operations in the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs , told reporters in New York.

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  16. Amnesty accuses Yemen rebels of 'brutal' campaign against foesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Yahoo!

    ... campaign to quash dissent". Its report, named "Where is my father? Detention and disappearance in Huthi-controlled Yemen," was based on detailed examination of 60 cases of detention in Taez, Ibb and Hodeida, Amnesty said. The warring parties at ...

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  17. Yemen Walks Out of Peace Talks with Houthi RebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Voice of America

    A Shi'ite Houthi rebel holds up his weapon during a rally against Saudi-led airstrikes in Sana'a, Yemen, June 14, 2015. Yemen walked out of peace talks Tuesday, calling the negotiations a "waste of time."

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  18. UN warns that 7.6 million Yemenis are "one step" from famineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Greenwich Citizen

    The director of U.N. humanitarian operations warned Tuesday that 7.6 million people in conflict-torn Yemen face severe food shortages and are "one step" from famine. John Ging , who just returned from Yemen, told a news conference that there has been "a shocking fall off" in support from the donor community over the last few months for the millions of Yemenis who need food, clean water and basic health care.

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  19. Yemen warring parties agree on massive prisoner swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | The Daily Star

    Yahya Doad , a member of the General Committee of the General People's Congress Party, and Mohammed Abdul-Salam , head of the Houthi delegation to scheduled peace talks in Kuwait, gesture after they finish a news conference at Sanaa Airport, Yemen, April 20, 2016.

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  20. Centcom Spokesman: Successes Against Terrorists Result From PartnershipsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 10 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... four counterterrorism airstrikes May 6 against al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, a terrorist organization in Yemen, which killed 10 al-Qaida operatives and injured one, Ryder said, adding that the Defense Department last week announced Centcom also ...

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