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

    Tuesday Nov 18 | 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. AQAP eulogizes emir of Lahj province killed in Aden, YemenRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | 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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  3. Yemen announces lineup of its new CabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | 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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  4. Thousands rally against US in Yemeni capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | 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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  5. Defense seeks brain exam for suspect in USS Cole w...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | 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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  6. Yemen's Shiite rebels take city south of capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | 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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  7. Yemen's Shiite rebels give president...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. USS Cole Bombing Fast FactsRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | 12NewsNow.Com

    Facts: In October 2000, the USS Cole was attacked by suicide bombers, while in port in Aden, Yemen, for refueling. The attack was attributed to al Qaeda and foreshadowed the attack on the U.S. less than one year later on September 11, 2001.

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  15. Navy Reports Breakthrough in Drone 'Swarming'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Defense Tech

    ... steered a small craft into the port side of the guided-missile destroyer while it was docked in the port of Aden, Yemen, to refuel. The explosion blew a hole in the hull of the ship, killing 17 sailors and injuring 39 more. "If we had this ...

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  16. UN Warns: Hundreds Of Yemeni Families In Need Of AidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Scoop

    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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  17. Hundreds of Yemeni families in need of aid, UN humanitarian office warnsRead the original story

    Sep 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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  18. Six soldiers dead in bombings in south YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... perform the weekly Friday prayers during a rally in Sanaa August 29, 2014. (REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi) ADEN, Yemen: At least six Yemeni soldiers were killed in two separate suicide bombings by suspected Al-Qaeda militants in southern Yemen on ...

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  19. Ukrainian plane crashes in Algeria's desert, no survival foundRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    ... via Glasgow (UK), as it performed several stops, including in Ghardaia and Tamenrasset in southern Algeria. ADEN, Yemen , Aug. 27 (Xinhua) -- A Yemeni jet trainer aircraft crashed and exploded Wednesday as it was landing at a local airport in the ...

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  20. Muna Khorsheed and Muna Sicander created Bis Bas sauces at their homes in Tunbridge WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Kent Online

    ... I got the idea of putting the dishes in a jar so he could have home comforts, away from home." Muna was born in Aden, Yemen with her sister Muna, 44 and said Bis Bas sauces carry a strong middle-eastern influence. Mrs Khorsheed marketing director ...

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