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  1. UAE reopens embassy in AdenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash , Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, said that the UAE has decided its Embassy would resume work in city of Aden, Yemen. He said in a statement that this decision comes to consolidate the constitutional legitimacy in the sisterly state of Yemen represented in President Abdu Rabbu Mansour Hadi, his government, the GCC Initiative and agreed political process in accordance to the recent GCC Foreign Ministers' statement and the United Nations Security Council resolution No.

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  2. Guantanamo court holds closed session discussing U.S. military influence over trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Raw Story

    Thursday's administrative scheduling session was part of pretrial proceedings for Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, a Saudi charged with plotting the 2000 suicide bombing of the USS Cole at Aden, Yemen. The attack killed 17 American sailors.

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  3. Guantanamo Court Holds Closed Session Over US Military InfluenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Max

    ... for Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, a Saudi charged with plotting the 2000 suicide bombing of the USS Cole at Aden, Yemen. The attack killed 17 American sailors. Defense attorneys for Nashiri have said efforts by military commanders to reduce costs by ...

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  4. Saudi ambassador moves to Aden from Houthi-controlled capital - Hadi aideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... viewed with suspicion by the Gulf's mostly Sunni Muslim rulers. Ambassador Mohammed Said al-Jaber's move to Aden, Yemen's economic hub, underlines Saudi Arabia's support for Hadi, who fled to the port city last week after the Houthis forced him to ...

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  5. Yemen Shiite rebel leader: Saudi Arabia seeks Yemen splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... right, meets U.N. envoy to Yemen, Jamal Benomar, left, at the Republican Palace in the southern port city of Aden, Yemen, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. Aides to Yemen's embattled Hadi say he has met with the U.N. envoy to the country for the first time ...

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  6. Yemen leader meets UN envoy in southern refuge AdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Peninsula

    Aden--Yemen's President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi met Thursday with the UN envoy in Aden, as the southern city increasingly became the country's de facto political and diplomatic capital instead of militia-held Sanaa. Saudi Arabia also announced its envoy was resuming his duties in Aden, after several Arab and Western nations closed their embassies in Sanaa this month over security fears.

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  7. GCC chief visits Yemeni president in AdenRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Xinhuanet

    ADEN, Yemen , Feb. 25 -- Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council Abdullatif al-Zayani along with a number of Gulf ambassadors arrived Wednesday in the southern port city of Aden and met with Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi. "President Hadi and a number of the GCC ambassadors accredited to Yemen have ended their first meeting at the Republican Palace in Aden, during which they discussed with Hadi the country's current political crisis and announced their full support to the president," a government official in Aden told Xinhua on condition of anonymity.

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  8. Guantanamo judge halts 9/11 case over courts chief's orderRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... prisoner Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri. He is charged with orchestrating the 2000 bombing of the U.S. warship Cole at Aden, Yemen, in which 17 sailors died. The Jan. 7 order to relocate was signed by Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work. It ordered ...

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  9. Nick Waplington/Alexander McQueen: Working Process - Tate BritainRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | IndieLondon

    ... Curator Contemporary British Art, Tate Britain. Nick Waplington (b.1965) is a British photographer born in Aden, Yemen, and based in London and New York City. In addition to Alexander McQueen: Working Process (2013), he has published a number of ...

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  10. Yemen's outgoing president withdraws resignationRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Xinhuanet

    ADEN, Yemen , Feb. 24 -- Yemen's outgoing President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi has officially decided to withdraw his resignation after he left the country's capital Sanaa and resumed carrying on his presidential duties in the port city of Aden earlier this week, a government official told Xinhua Tuesday. "Late on Monday night President Hadi submitted an official letter to the parliament speaker and representatives, asking to withdraw his resignation," the local government official based in Aden said on condition of anonymity.

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  11. Judgesa reassignment to Guant namo at issue in war court hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Miami Herald

    ... al Rahim al Nashiri. They want the case dismissed . Nashiri is accused of orchestrating the suicide bombing off Aden, Yemen, that killed 17 U.S. sailors, wounded dozens more and crippled the $1 billion warship. Prosecutors, however, defend the order ...

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  12. Hadi meets governors after fleeing SanaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Daily Star

    ADEN, Yemen: Yemeni President Abed Rabbou Mansour Hadi led a meeting of governors in the southern city of Aden Sunday as he resumed some of his duties after escaping house arrest in Sanaa. The Western-backed leader fled to Aden Saturday after sneaking out of his residence in the capital, where he was being held by a Shiite militia that has seized control of the city.

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  13. Yemen's Hadi flees to Aden and says he is still presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | ABS-CBN News

    SANAA/ADEN - Yemen's ousted president Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi appeared to rescind his resignation and attempt to reclaim his position in a statement on Saturday after escaping house arrest by the Houthi militia in the capital Sanaa and fleeing to Aden. The statement, signed "president of the republic of Yemen" and read out on al-Jazeera news channel, was his first public comment since he resigned last month when the Houthis overran his private residence and the presidential palace. 1 comment

  14. Yemen's Houthi rebels show willingness to negotiateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | CNN

    Supporters of the separatist Southern Movement perform prayers during a demonstration on Friday, February 13, in the southern city of Aden, Yemen, to demand renewed independence of the south.

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  15. U.N. panel slams rebel takeover in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | CNN

    Supporters of the separatist Southern Movement perform prayers during a demonstration on Friday, February 13, in the southern city of Aden, Yemen, to demand renewed independence of the south.

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  16. Gunmen free 7 al-Qaida inmates from prison in YemenRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Xinhuanet

    ADEN, Yemen , Feb. 13 -- Unknown gunmen on Friday broke into a prison in Yemen's southeastern province of Shabwa, killing one solider and setting free seven al-Qaida inmates, a government official told Xinhua. "The central prison in Shabwa province was attacked by a group of gunmen earlier in the day, which left one soldier killed and two others critically injured," the local government official said on condition of anonymity.

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  17. Al Qaeda linked group says seized army base in south YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Fighters from the al Qaeda affiliated Ansar al-Sharia militant group have taken control of an army base in southern Yemen and are holding soldiers prisoner, the group said on its Twitter account on Thursday. ADEN, Yemen: Fighters from the al Qaeda affiliated Ansar al-Sharia militant group have taken control of an army base in southern Yemen and are holding soldiers prisoner, the group said on its Twitter account on Thursday.

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  18. US drone strike kills five al-Qaida members in YemenRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Xinhuanet

    ADEN, Yemen , Feb. 10 -- A U.S. drone strike bombed a gathering of al-Qaida gunmen in Yemen's southeastern province of Hadramout on Tuesday, leaving five terrorists killed, a military official told Xinhua. "The U.S. drone fired three missiles on a gathering of al-Qaida operatives in the Sert Valley in Hadramout province, killing five commanders of the terrorist group," the local military official said on condition of anonymity.

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  19. Senior AQAP cleric killed in U.S. drone strike in YemenRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Xinhuanet

    ADEN, Yemen , Feb. 5 -- A Yemen-based al-Qaida group said on Thursday that its senior cleric was killed in a recent U.S. drone strike in the country's southeastern province of Shabwa. In a statement, the al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula said that Harith al-Nadhari was among four militants who were killed in the U.S. drone strike that took place in a mountainous area in Shabwa province on Jan. 31. The terrorist group vowed revenge for the death of al-Nadhari, who was a senior cleric and advisor for the network, according to the statement.

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  20. US, Europe not equipped to douse Arab InfernoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Stars and Stripes

    Fifteen years ago this fall, Americans awoke to a shocking image: the destroyer USS Cole listed hard to port halfway around the world in the harbor of Aden, Yemen, its hull smoldering, 17 of its sailors dead, with 39 more wounded. Al-Qaida, barely known to most Americans, despite the deadly bombings of two American embassies, had struck again.

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