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News on Yemen continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

14 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Armed Houthis stage sit-in ahead of Friday deadline

Sanaa: Hundreds of armed Houthi rebels staged sit-ins on Tuesday on the outskirts of the Yemeni capital Sanaa, where supporters are mobilising in a campaign for the fall of the government by Friday.

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18 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Yemen on alert over rebel supporters' protests

Protesters were responding to a call by Abdel-Malek al-Hawthi, the top leader of the heavily armed Hawthi group that overran northern cities.

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19 hrs ago | CPJ Press Freedom Online

Yemeni journalist shot dead in series of attacks on state-run media

The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by a string of attacks on Yemeni journalists working for state-run outlets in the past week.

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21 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Yemen on alert over rebel supporters'...

Yemeni Shiite groups march during an anti-government demonstration in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.

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Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

Saudi Arabia executes four for drug possession

Saudi Arabia has executed four men for possession of hashish, domestic media reported, taking to 17 the number of people put to death in the conservative Islamic kingdom in two weeks and prompting disquiet from international rights groups.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Miami Herald

Saudi Arabia executes 4 for hashish smuggling

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The Baltimore Sun

Tens of thousands of Yemeni Houthis protest against fuel reform, government

Tens of thousands of Yemenis converged on the capital Sanaa on Monday in a demonstration organized by the Shi'ite Houthi movement, demanding the government rescind a decision to curb fuel subsidies and calling on the administration to resign.

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Star-Telegram.com

Thousands rally in Yemen over ended fuel subsidies

Thousands have rallied in Yemen's capital, answering a Shiite rebel call for protests over the government ending fuel subsidies.

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The Daily Star

Tens of thousands in Yemen Shiite protest

Followers of the Shi'ite Houthi group march during a demonstration to denounce fuel price hikes and to demand for the resignation of the government in Sanaa August 18, 2014.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Times Herald

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New York Post

How the CIA set a terrorist up with 'groupie' for marriage - and death

The CIA used a double agent to set up Al Qaeda terrorist Anwar al-Awlaki with a fan of his, Irena who went by the name of "Aminah."

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The Daily Star

Two soldiers, four militants killed in eastern Yemen: official

A Yemeni soldier stands guard outside a tunnel that was dug underneath a neighborhood close to the residential compound of Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, in Sanaa on August 16, 2014.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Peninsula

Drone kills 3 militants in Yemen

ADEN: A drone attack killed three suspected Al Qaeda militants yesterday in Yemen's eastern Hadramout province, a local official said.

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Newindpress

Muslim Brotherhood wins Egypt presidential polls

Egyptian supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood's candidate Mohammed Morsi celebrate next to a giant poster of him at his campaign headquarters in Cairo, Egypt.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Daily Times

3 Yemen soldiers, 2 Qaeda militants killed in Yemen : August 15, 2014,

SANAA/ADEN: Three Yemeni soldiers and two al Qaeda militants were killed when security forces foiled an attack by insurgents in the eastern province of Hadramout on Thursday, medical sources said.

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The Daily Star

Plot to kill former Yemeni president with bomb foiled

SANAA: An aide to Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh said Thursday that his security team had uncovered a plot to kill him with explosives planted in a tunnel running to a mosque inside his residential compound in Sanaa.

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Reuters

Plot to kill former Yemeni president with bomb in tunnel under compound foiled -aide

An aide to Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh said on Thursday his security team had uncovered a plot to kill him with explosives planted in a tunnel running to a mosque inside his residential compound in Sanaa.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Yemeni Qaeda leader hails Islamic State's gains in Iraq

A top leader of al Qaeda 's Yemeni branch has hailed the seizure of swathes of Iraqi territory by the Sunni guerrilla group Islamic State , raising the possibility of cooperation between two of the most active Islamist militant networks.

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The Peninsula

Thirteen killed in 'Qaeda bomb' accident

ADEN: Ten civilians and three army technicians were killed on Wednesday when a bomb planted near a prison by presumed Al-Qaeda militants exploded in south Yemen, a security official said.

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AlertNet

Fighting kills at least 15 in Yemen's northeast - tribal sources

Fighting between Shi'ite Muslim Houthi rebels and Sunnis loyal to the Islamist Islah party has killed at least 15 people in Yemen's al-Jouf province, tribal sources said on Wednesday.

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