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  1. .com | Yemen closes port as rebels guard presidential palaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | News24

    Sana'a - Officials supporting Yemeni President Abd Rabu Mansour Hadi on Wednesday closed the country's main port in the southern city of Aden, as Houthi rebels stood guard outside Hadi's Sana'a residence a day after seizing the presidential palace. Houthi Politburo member Mahmoud al-Junaidi told dpa that the internationally-backed leader was inside his residence and had met his advisors - who include Houthi representatives - there the evening before.

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  2. Yemen province to halt oil flow unless official freedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Daily Star

    ADEN, Yemen: The governor of Yemen's Shabwa province warned Sunday that oil firms would turn off their taps at midnight unless Shiite militiamen in control of the capital free a presidency official. President Abed Rabbou Mansour Hadi's chief of staff Ahmed Awad bin Mubarak, who was kidnapped Saturday by the Shiite Houthi militias who control Sanaa, is from the southern province of Shabwa in deeply-tribal Yemen.

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  3. Capital Intelligence affirms National Bank of Yemen's RatingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | AME Info

    Capital Intelligence , the international credit rating agency, announced that it has affirmed the credit ratings of National Bank of Yemen , based in Aden, Yemen. The Financial Strength Rating is maintained at 'BB-'.

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  4. Defense lawyers cry foul over rule change requiring war court judges to move to GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Stars and Stripes

    ... security issues. Nashiri is accused of orchestrating al-Qaida's October 2000 suicide bombing of the warship off Aden, Yemen, that killed 17 U.S. sailors. But Spath has refused to set a trial date until certain issues are decided - including a ...

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  5. Defense lawyers cry foul over rule change requiring war court judges to move to Guant namoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Miami Herald

    ... security issues. Nashiri is accused of orchestrating al-Qaida's October 2000 suicide bombing of the warship off Aden, Yemen, that killed 17 U.S. sailors. But Spath has refused to set a trial date until certain issues are decided - including a ...

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  6. Lawyers for alleged USS Cole plotter cry foul over rule requiring judge to move to GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2011 | Stars and Stripes

    ... security issues. Nashiri is accused of orchestrating al-Qaida's October 2000 suicide bombing of the warship off Aden, Yemen, that killed 17 U.S. sailors. But Spath has refused to set a trial date until certain issues are decided - including a ...

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  7. Four Houthi fighters die in bombing, army officer shot in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | AlertNet

    ... to a ceremony commemorating the birth of Prophet Mohammed in Sanaa, January 3, 2015. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi ADEN, Yemen, Jan 4 (Reuters) - A senior army officer was shot dead in southeastern Yemen and four fighters from a Houthi-led militia that ...

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  8. Four fighters from Houthi-led militia die in bombing, army officer shot in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | AlertNet

    Shi'ite Houthi fighters ride a truck to secure the entrance to a ceremony commemorating the birth of Prophet Mohammed in Sanaa, January 3, 2015. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi ADEN, Yemen, Jan 4 - A senior army officer was shot dead in southeastern Yemen and four fighters from a Houthi-led militia that controls much of Yemen died in a bomb attack on a guest house south of the capital Sanaa on Sunday, state media reported.

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  9. A dark day in a bleak year for children': UNICEF condemns attack on schoolchildren in YemenRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | United Nations

    Two displaced girls stand in front of the classroom where their family has been living in Aden, Yemen . Photo: UNHCR/P.

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  10. 12/13/2014Read the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | Digby

    ... to release that person and compensate him with cash." There was no cash in Mr. Bashmilah's case. Originally from Aden, Yemen, he had a small import-export business in Indonesia in 2003, when he traveled to Jordan with his wife to meet his mother and ...

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  11. Altaaqa Global Achieves High Commendation at UK AwardsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | PR.com

    Altaaqa Global, the global provider of temporary power solutions, was highly commended for the Energy Excellence Award for its 23-day installation of a 54 MW power plant in Aden, Yemen, at the 2014 Energy Institute Awards held on November 13 at the Sheraton Park Lane, London, UK. With its entry, titled "Rebuilding a War-Torn Nation", Altaaqa Global was shortlisted for the accolade among a stellar pool of nominees, including the International Association of Oil and Gas Producers, the UK Ministry of Defence, and Open Energi and Aggregate Industries.

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  12. Who were the CIA's al-Qaeda detainees?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Newsday

    ... the terrorist attack on the USS Cole, a destroyer targeted by suicide bombers while it was docked in the port of Aden, Yemen. According to US intelligence, the Saudi-born Islamist was the leader of al-Qaeda's operations in the Gulf region. Apart ...

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  13. Car bombs kill 6 soldiers in southeast Yemen: militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Yemeni security forces are deployed on the street in the southern city of Aden during clashes following a demonstration by members of the separatist Southern Movement calling for independence from the north of the country on December 8, 2014. ADEN, Yemen: Twin suicide car bombs Tuesday killed at least six soldiers in an attack on an army headquarters in southeast Yemen, the military said.

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  14. So close and yet so far from freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... in Yemen, including building many wells in rural areas. Sooliman said a team of Abyan tribal leaders had met in Aden, Yemen, this week and were making the final security and logistical preparations for releasing Pierre. The plan was to fly him ...

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  15. Yemen: UN voices deep concern over ongoing human rights violationsRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | United Nations

    Two displaced girls stand in front of the classroom where their family has been living in Aden, Yemen. Photo: UNHCR/P.

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  16. AQAP eulogizes emir of Lahj province killed in Aden, YemenRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Long War Journal

    On Nov. 10, a twitter account affiliated with al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula released a statement regarding the death of Turki al Asiri, also known as Marwan al Makki, who served as the local AQAP emir in Lahj province in southern Yemen. Al Asiri was reported to have been killed in clashes with Yemeni security forces on Nov. 6. The AQAP statement provides both details about the circumstances of Asiri's death as well as biographical information about the slain AQAP emir.

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  17. Yemen announces lineup of its new CabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KAUZ

    ... biggest test flight in years remains on track for next month, despite last week's space-related accidents. ADEN, Yemen (AP) - Yemen's state-run TV on Friday announced the lineup of the country's new Cabinet following a U.N.-brokered deal with Shiite ...

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  18. Thousands rally against US in Yemeni capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... in Sanaa, denouncing what they claim to be American "interference" in Yemen's affairs. (Hani Mohammed, AP / AP) ADEN, Yemen (AP) - Thousands of supporters of Yemen's ousted president Ali Abdullah Saleh and Shiite rebels who have overrun the ...

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  19. Defense seeks brain exam for suspect in USS Cole w...Read the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | WHTC

    ... facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He is accused of masterminding the 2000 suicide bombing of the USS Cole at Aden, Yemen, that killed 17 U.S. sailors. Al Qaeda claimed responsibility for the attack. Richard Kammen, Nashiri's attorney, said that he ...

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  20. Yemen's Shiite rebels take city south of capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Daily Star

    A Yemeni university student holds a slogan as she takes part in a rally against the control by Shiite Houthi fighters of Sanaa University, Sanaa November 5, 2014 . ADEN, Yemen: Yemen's powerful Shiite rebels who are in control of the capital swept through a central city Wednesday, after repelling Al-Qaeda militants in nearly two weeks of deadly battles, officials said.

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