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Saudi Arabia's crackdown on 200 thousand Yemeni migrants

With 200 thousand Yemeni migrant workers forced to leave Saudi Arabia, Yemen has asked the International Organisation for Migration for medical, sanitary and housing assistance. Yemen has asked the International Organisation ...

06/07/2013 - 12:42 - comment 0

Child crisis averted: Yemeni activists prevent wedding of 12-year-old girl in nick of time

in the province of Taiz. Ahmad Al Gurishi, the head of Seyaj Organisation For Childhood Protection, a Yemeni child advocacy organisation, told Gulf News that the girl, Aisha Ebrahim, initially eloped with a young ... Despite having a poor human rights history, Yemeni ...

Editor's Choice - 25/11/2013 - 07:25 - comment 0

Knight in shining armour! UNHCR rescues Saudi Juliet from life without her Yemeni Romeo

by a Yemeni non-government organisation called Hood, who said he hoped for a favorable outcome. "This ... Huda Al-Niran, a Saudi woman who eloped with her Yemeni suitor last month and crossed illegally ... to marry her Yemeni suitor Arafat Mohammed Tahar . As she pleaded her case to be able to stay ...

Editor's Choice - 25/11/2013 - 06:42 - comment 1

Shocking new report reveals 65 PERCENT of Yemeni girls marry underage

is related to the country’s culture,” said Yousuf Abu Ras, head of the Yemeni Organisation for economic ...

Editor's Choice - 27/01/2014 - 10:10 - comment 0

Report: Britain to help Yemeni jews

of Yemeni Jews to move to the UK, The Independent reported on Tuesday. Britain is set to sign a deal to allow a small number of Yemeni Jews to move to the UK, The Independent ... between the British Foreign Office and Yemeni authorities.   An estimated 20 or 30 families living ...

16/05/2010 - 16:08 - comment 0

Hamas: Yemeni initiative ”wiped out” by Fatah

of the Palestine Liberation Organisation and of Fatah."   Hamas official on Gaza Dr. Sami Abu Zuhri said Amr's remarks on Wednesday effectively "wiped out" the Yemeni initiative and reflected the positions of Israel and the United States. According to Abu Zuhri, the "Yemeni initiative ...

17/05/2010 - 20:30 - comment 0

Stop the strikes in Yemen: Why Sanaa should reconsider its offensive on Al Qaeda

if such actions alienate the Yemeni public at large who are becoming extremely critical of Sanaa's policies. Government forces and Al Qaeda rebels are engaged in a bloody fight for the hearts and minds of Yemenis ... On the other side, members of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), which is the Yemeni off-shoot of Al ...

14/05/2014 - 05:00 - comment 0

Haram!! Saudi play suspended because actor dressed up as woman

by a male actor. The Yemeni play  Our Shared Worries  was being performed for the third night ... that the actor, Yemeni Nabeel Al Ansi, should not be allowed to wear female clothes and impersonate a woman ... An intense debate ensued between the festival organisers keen on the performance and the Commission member ...

Editor's Choice - 06/08/2014 - 12:01 - comment 0

Yemen: At least 16 dead in US embassy attack

the heavily fortified American embassy in Yemen on Wednesday and a Yemeni security source said at least ... on Wednesday and a Yemeni security source said at least 16 people, including six attackers, died.   ... threatened in a previous statement on Tuesday to launch a series of attacks unless the Yemeni government met ...

17/05/2010 - 19:20 - comment 0

Yemen looks for al Qaeda activists behind tourist site bombing

organisation is behind the cowardly attack," a Yemeni interior ministry official told the state Saba news ... Yemeni police were hunting on Tuesday the masterminds of a suicide car bombing which killed seven Spanish tourists and two Yemeni drivers, after offic ...

17/05/2010 - 21:56 - comment 0