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Yemen launches 7th Sanaa Summer Festival to boost tourism

A Yemeni man jumps over camels during the One-Week Sanaa Summer Festival, in Sanaa, Yemen, on Aug. 28, 2014.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Washington Post

U.S. releases two Yemenis from prison in Afghanistan

One of the two Yemenis freed from a U.S. military prison in Afghanistan and repatriated Tuesday had been diagnosed with leukemia, a U.S. military official said.

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Albany Times Union

Yemen's president warns rebels over show of force

A Yemeni officer who is a member of Shiite Hawthi rebels chants slogans demanding the government step down during a demonstration on a street in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014.

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Introducing Internet governance to Yemen [Yemen Times]

Ahmed Ubaid Bin Daghr, minister of telecommunications and information technology, in a meeting with the Internet Society-Yemen and a delegation from ICANN and RIPE.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Al Jazeera

Yemeni president urges rebels to leave Sanaa

Yemeni President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi has urged Shia rebel leader Abdulmalik al-Houthi to withdraw his protesting followers from the capital following the failure of negotiations on their demands.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Families of Cole attack victims seek more than $200M from Sudan

A week before the Oct. 12, 2000, bombing of the destroyer Cole, Lakiba Nicole Palmer called her husband to tell him she had bought something special for him and their daughter that she was going to mail at her next port stop.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Reuters

Talks on new Yemeni government collapse over Shi'ite Houthi subsidy demands

Talks on forming a new Yemeni government collapsed on Sunday over demands by Shi'ite Muslim Houthis to restore fuel subsidies cut by President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, officials said, and further demonstrations in the capital Sanaa were expected.

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Star-Telegram.com

Yemen's Shiite rebel group refuses to stop rallies

Spokesman Abdel-Malek al-Mikhlafi said Sunday the delegation would head back to the capital, Sanaa, to discuss the situation with the president after the Hawthis rejected their draft proposal calling for a new government and a review of the country's economic policies to halt the demonstrations.

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ABC News

Yemen's Shiite Rebel Group Refuses to Stop Rallies

Spokesman Abdel-Malek al-Mikhlafi said Sunday the delegation would head back to the capital, Sanaa, to discuss the situation with the president after the Hawthis rejected their draft proposal calling for a new government and a review of the country's economic policies to halt the demonstrations.

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WTVC

Yemen's Shiite rebel group refuses to stop rallies

Spokesman Abdel-Malek al-Mikhlafi said Sunday the delegation would head back to the capital, Sanaa, to discuss the situation with the president after the Hawthis rejected their draft proposal calling for a new government and a review of the country's economic policies to halt the demonstrations.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Yahoo!

Yemen Shiite rebels weigh draft deal on new government

Yemen's government put a draft proposal to rebels on forming a technocrat government Saturday, a spokesman said, as fears mount that a new wave of violence could hit the impoverished nation.

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Nerve News

Yemeni army commander killed in bomb blast

" The brigadier was posted as a director of the military supply unit in Yemen's troubled Shabwa and Marib provinces."

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Outlook

Suspected al- Qaeda Bomb Blast Kills Yemeni General

A senior Yemeni army officer was killed today when a bomb planted in his vehicle exploded in the main southern city of Aden, a military official said, blaming Al-Qaeda.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Al Jazeera

Yemen rebels: threat to stability?

A military offensive by a Shia movement in Yemen is threatening to bring down the transitional government.

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Reuters

Tens of thousands of Yemeni Houthis protest against govt in capital

Tens of thousands of Yemenis massed in the capital Sanaa on Friday in a protest called by the Shi'ite Houthi movement, which wants the government to reverse a decision on cutting fuel subsidies and resign.

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National Review Online

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After the embassy bombings, the aforementioned bin Laden was indicted along with his top henchman Ayman al-Zawahiri and nearly two dozen others.

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The Lebanon Daily News

Yemen's Shiite-rebel group escalate standoff

Thousands of supporters of Yemen's powerful, armed Shiite rebel group have escalated their standoff with the government, setting up tents near three ministries to press for a Cabinet reshuffle and reversal of a recent fuel subsidy cut.

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Al Jazeera

Yemen leader urges army to step up security

President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi has urged Yemen's armed forces to "raise their level of vigilance" on the eve of the expiry of a rebel deadline for the government to quit.

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International Business Times

Terrifying: Al-Qaeda Vows Solidarity With ISIS Against America And Iranian Conspiracy

The most terrifying and brutal branch of Al Qaeda, the Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula , vows its solidarity with the ISIS against the American and Iranian conspiracy and their agents of the apostate Gulf rulers.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Brandon Sun

Best polio vaccine? Oral and injectable, used in tandem, new study says

A Yemeni girl receives a polio vaccination during a house to house polio immunization campaign in Sanaa, Yemen, on April 7, 2014.

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