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Thursday 24 November 2011
Saleh is fourth dictator to fall as mounting world pressure and 10 months of protests end his 33-year regime
Tuesday 15 November 2011
Three French aid workers held hostage in Yemen by al-Qa'ida militants have been freed after nearly six months in captivity.
Monday 14 November 2011
Three French aid workers kidnapped in Yemen have been freed, with the help of the sultan of Oman, after nearly six months in captivity, officials in Paris have revealed.
Saturday 12 November 2011
Yemeni security forces fired tank and artillery shells at the restive central city of Taiz yesterday, killing 11 people, including three women and a nine-year-old boy, a medical official said.
Friday 28 October 2011
A car bomb killed the head of the anti-terror force in Yemen's restive southern Abyan province, a Yemeni security official said.
Tuesday 23 August 2011
Sunday 21 August 2011
Two suicide bombers killed at least 12 people in separate attacks targeting pro-government tribesmen in Yemen's volatile south on Sunday, local officials and tribal sources said.
Wednesday 10 August 2011
The United States has urged the Yemeni President, Ali Abdullah Saleh, not to return home from Saudi Arabia, where he has been recovering after an assassination attempt during a popular uprising.
Monday 08 August 2011
Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh has left a hospital in Saudi Arabia more than two months after being severely wounded in an attack on his palace compound.
Monday 25 July 2011
A suicide bomber drove a car packed with explosives into an army checkpoint outside Yemen's southern port city of Aden yesterday, killing at least nine soldiers and wounding 21 others.
Wednesday 20 July 2011
A British man was killed when his car blew up in Yemen's port city of Aden this morning.
Wednesday 13 July 2011
Al-Qa'ida is pressing followers to mount a "cyber-jihad" against the West following Osama bin Laden's death, the Home Secretary, Theresa May, warned yesterday.
Friday 08 July 2011
From a long-term Arabist (TMS lives in Yemen), this third volume of a trilogy pursuing the 14th century traveller Ibn Battutah is much less daunting than it sounds. TMS may have gone native but his humour is undilutedly Anglo.
Tuesday 05 July 2011
Officials in Yemen say airstrikes have killed six militants and three civilians in southern towns seized by Islamist fighters.
Friday 01 July 2011
Yemen's president, Ali Abdullah Saleh, was so severely injured in an assassination attempt that it is uncertain when he will return to the country, his Vice-President has said. Mr Saleh was wounded in a bomb attack on his palace in early June amid months of protests against his three-decade rule, and is being treated in Saudi Arabia.
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