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

1 hr ago | Newsday

The pre-nup that can end a happy marriage

In the Arab world, when a man gets married he makes a payment to his bride's family.


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6 hrs ago | UPI

Kidnapped U.K. teacher freed after 5 months of captivity in Yemen

"We understand he was held by a tribal group," the U.K. Foreign Office said, adding "there was no operation to free him."


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15 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Muslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid celebrations

A relative guides a girl in prayer at the grave of their loved one in a cemetery in Gaza city, northern Gaza Strip, Monday, July 28, 2014.


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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hispanic Business

Infrastructure Development in Yemen

Project End:2017 Project Status:Active Project Phase:Approved Project Type:Intersections Works,Flood Damage Protection Works Scope Of work:The project consists of the addition of bridges and tunnels to major intersections, as well as the completion of the main channel to drain flood water , and all other complementary works necessary for the ... (more)


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The Daily Star

Twelve dead in Yemen suicide car bomb bids

A Yemeni soldier stands guard in front of a flag of Hamas during a protest against the Israeli military offensive in the Gaza Strip and in solidarity with Palestinians on July 25, 2014 in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa.


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Beaver Countian

US diplomats admit contact in Yemen with missing citizen Sharif Mobley

This article titled "US diplomats admit contact in Yemen with missing citizen Sharif Mobley" was written by Spencer Ackerman in New York, for on Friday 25th July 2014 18.41 UTC US diplomats in Yemen say they have been in contact with an American citizen whose lawyers consider him to have disappeared from jail in the country.


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Daily Mail

British teacher held hostage in Yemen for five months is freed...

Scorn of the 'stitch bitch' Alexander McQueen: How legendary A-list designer hit Madonna in the head with a baked potato and banned Victoria Beckham from free frocks, as revealed by his lover Baffling murder of the Harvard law scholar: Professor killed in 'hit' was targeted two days after writing impassioned essay on the death penalty and getting a ... (more)


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British teacher kidnapped in Yemen is released: London

A British teacher kidnapped in Yemen earlier this year was released safely on Saturday following negotiations by the government in Sanaa, both countries said.


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Brit held hostage for five months in Yemen released

British national Mike Harvey has been safely released after being held hostage in the Yemeni capital Sanaa since February, the Foreign Office has said.


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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Yemen's Shiite rebels pull out of northern city

Yemen's Shiite rebels battling their conservative Sunni rivals from one of the country's largest tribes have pulled out of a northern city they captured earlier this month, the rebels' spokesman said Friday.


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Over half of Yemenis may need humanitarian aid, UN says

Yemeni people receive food assistence in Sana'a, the capital. The UN estimates that about 10.5 million people in Yemen are food insecure.


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Long War Journal

AQAP eulogizes Saudi fighter killed in Sa'adah

A Twitter account linked to al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula released a series of tweets today eulogizing a fallen Saudi fighter killed in clashes between AQAP and the Houthi Shi'ite rebels in northern Yemen.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014


Yemen president urges unity in visit to restive north

Yemeni President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi called Wednesday for unity during a visit to the northern city of Amran, briefly seized by Shiite rebels in clashes with government forces and loyal tribes, AFP reported.


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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Kansas City InfoZine

Yemen Travel Warning

This limits the Embassy's ability to assist U.S. citizens in an emergency and provide routine consular services.


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The Baltimore Sun

Yemen's al Qaeda wing seeks to set up 'emirate' in east

Yemen's al Qaeda wing has ordered men and women in the east to obey its strict interpretation of Islamic law, saying it aimed to set up an emirate in the remote area, local media and a resident said.


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Oil and Gas Online

ERGIL Successfully Completes Manufacturing Of Storage Tanks And...

ERGIL, a worldwide leader in engineering, construction and manufacturing for oil, gas, water, chemical and petrochemical industries announced recently that it has successfully completed manufacturing of storage tanks and storage tank equipment for DNO's Summail Gas Project- the first gas field developed by DNO in the Kurdistan Region, Northern ... (more)


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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Tehran Times

Parliament speakers gather in Tehran in response to Gaza tragedy

TEHRAN An Iranian Foreign Ministry official says the prolonged process of securing the release of the Iranian diplomat abducted in Yemen is not acceptable.


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Yemen struggles towards fuel price reform as finances crumble

A clampdown on state spending was an effort by Yemen's government this month to win public support before its biggest economic reform in years: higher fuel prices.


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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Co-circulation of Dengue and Chikungunya Viruses, Al Hudaydah, Yemen, 2012

We investigated 400 cases of dengue-like illness in persons hospitalized during an outbreak in Al Hudaydah, Yemen, in 2012.


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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Alberta Venture

TransGlobe president Ross Clarkson may want a Board transfer

Evidence from recent deals suggests that longtime president of TransGlobe Ross Clarkson may be itching to give up the helm and jump into a board position.


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