Houthis abduct protesters , journalists in Yemen's Sana'a Yemen's Shi'ite Houthis have conducted an abduction campaign against activists and journalist in the capital city of Sana'a.
Several protesters were reportedly abducted on Saturday by the Shi'ite Houthi militia during a protest against the group in Yemen's capital Sana'a.
Houthi militants have abducted unidentified number of protesters and attacked several others with bladed weapons".
Al Jazeera condemns death threat against Bureau Chief in Sana’a Al Jazeera has condemned the death threat to Aljazeera Arabic Bureau Chief in Sana’a, Yemen, Saeed Thabit
Thabit has received an anonymous phone call threatened him with “physical elimination”.
“The threat is not the first,” Thabit said. “The caller was somebody who referred to himself as a member of Ansar Allah, also known as the Houthi movement and told me &ls....More
" There is a danger on Yemen's unity" Turkish envoy Hashem Altoromah -Munir Alhemyari
A western envoy praised the political transition in Yemen saying " the political transition is going on in the right path and Yemen's transition is unique among the other cases of similar processes".
In an exclusive interview with Yemen Fox website , His Excellency , the Turkish Ambassador Fazli Corman noted that the September events in Sana'a, actually ....More
Houthis Reach Out as They Cement Power in Yemen By MONA EL-NAGGARJAN.
Abu Raad strutted through the streets of the Yemeni capital as if he owned them. His obvious glee, at a time of crisis in the country, bordered on naïveté. But he had his reasons to be happy.
Growing up as a Houthi in the northern province of Saada, he experienced years of war and brutality while fighting for the rights of his Zaydi sect, an offshoot of Shiite Isl....More
Serena continues mastery of Sharapova for magical 19th Serena Williams gave a gallant Maria Sharapova another serving of grand slam heartbreak to win the Australian Open on Saturday and bolster her claims to be the all-time greatest player with her 19th major title.
Though sickly, wheezing and battling coughing fits, Williams's serve was in the rudest of health and her athleticism astonishing as she closed out a nerve-shredding clash 6-3 7-6(5) under ....More
Iraqi Parliamentary Fraction: Bandar's Sacking to Speed Up ISIL's Destruction The Badr fraction at Iraq's parliament said dismissal of Prince Bandar bin Sultan from his post as the head of Saudi Arabia's National Security Council will expedite annihilation of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorist group.
"The Saudi king's decision to dismiss the secretary-general of the Saudi National Security Council will speed up the destruction of the ISIL in Iraq....More
U.S. condemns Israeli plans for 450 new settler homes WASHINGTON: The White House Friday condemned Israeli plans to build 450 new settler homes in the West Bank as “illegitimate and counterproductive” to achieving peace.
“We have deep concerns about these highly contentious settlement construction announcements,” White House spokesman Josh Earnest said.“They will have detrimental impacts on the ground, enflame already he....More
Mum Who Glued Daughter To Wall Gets 99 Years US woman who admitted beating her two-year-old daughter and gluing her hands to a wall because of potty training problems has been sentenced to 99 years in jail.
Elizabeth Escalona had pleaded guilty in July to causing injury to her toddler Jocelyn Cedillo.
Prosecutors had sought 45 years behind bars - but the state district judge chose to impose an even stiffer sentence.
"Only a monster glue....More
Call to protect Arabian leopards in Yemen Wildlife conservationists have raised alarm over the dwindling number of Arabian leopards in Yemen after pictures surfaced in local media of poachers
flaunting their kill.
In July, photos of armed young men dragging three dead leopards in the Al Shouaib region were circulated in the local press. “This is a tragic case of
ignorance that threatens the remaining endangered species of wild Arabi....More