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

    Tuesday Dec 16 | 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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  2. 12/13/2014Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | 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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  3. Altaaqa Global Achieves High Commendation at UK AwardsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | 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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  4. Who were the CIA's al-Qaeda detainees?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | 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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  5. Altaaqa Global achieves high commendation at UK awardsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | AME Info

    ... 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 ...

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

    Tuesday Dec 9 | 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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  7. So close and yet so far from freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Yemen's Shiite rebels give president...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... to form a government, hinting at a takeover attempt if their demands are not met. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed) ADEN, Yemen (AP) - Yemen's Shiite rebels, who are in control of the capital, gave the president 10 days starting from Friday to form a ...

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  15. 12 killed in al-Qaida suicide attack in YemenRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    ADEN, Yemen , Oct. 20 -- About 12 Shiite Houthi gunmen were killed when suspected al-Qaida suicide attack targeted their military position in southeastern province of al-Bayda on Monday evening, a tribal chief told Xinhua. "A military position manned by Shiite Houthi fighters was struck by an explosives-laden car in the town of Radda, killing about 12 members of the Houthi group and injuring others," the local tribal said on condition of anonymity.

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  16. Yemen separatists tell oil firms to stop exports from southRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ADEN, Yemen: Southern separatists seeking to split from Yemen's north set an ultimatum for the government to evacuate its soldiers and civil servants by Nov. 30 and asked all foreign firms producing oil and gas in the region to halt exports immediately. Southern Herak, the main group demanding the restoration of a South Yemen state that merged with North Yemen in 1990, made its demands in a statement after it staged mass rallies in the southern cities of Aden and Mukalla Tuesday.

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  17. USS Cole Conducts Remembrance Ceremony, Honors Fallen of 2000 AttackRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | San Diego NewsCape

    The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Cole conducted a remembrance ceremony for fallen service members of the October 12, 2000 terrorist attack. Paraded on the flight deck, the crew stood at attenton as the ceremony began at 11:18 a.m., the exact time when suicide bombers detonated an explosive-laden boat directly against the port side of the ship while refueling in Aden, Yemen.

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  18. USS Cole holds ceremony at sea to mark anniversary of deadly attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    In the Black Sea - The Norfolk-based USS Cole held a remembrance ceremony on Sunday for fallen sailors in the deadly October 12, 2000 terrorist attack that killed 17 sailors and wounded 37 others. The crew stood at attention on the ship's flight deck as the ceremony began at 11:18 a.m., the exact time when suicide bombers detonated an explosive-laden boat directly against the port side of the ship while refueling in Aden, Yemen.

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  19. Explosion kills two soldiers in Yemen's Hadramawt regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Houthi Shiite rebels chant slogans during a protest near the site of a suicide bombing in Sanaa, Yemen, Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. ADEN, Yemen: An explosion near a military checkpoint in Yemen's southeastern Hadramawt region killed two soldiers and injured four others, a local official said, adding to a wave of attacks hitting the country at a moment of political turmoil.

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  20. Navy to hold USS Cole memorial ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... provided by the U.S. Marine Corps shows the U.S. Navy destroyer USS Cole as it is towed from the port city of Aden, Yemen, into open sea by the Military Sealift Command ocean-going tug USNS Catawba, Oct. 29, 2000. A bomb struck USS Cole Oct. 12, ...

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