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Yemen: Government, Zaidis resume peace talks

authorities and Zaidi gunmen to try to contain renewed clashes that have left at least 52 people dead New peace talks are under way between the Yemeni authorities and Zaidi gunmen to try to contain renewed clashes that have left at least 52 people dead since Friday, the Zaidis said on Monday. "We ...

17/05/2010 - 20:23 - comment 0

Yemen to form new committee to end Zaidi insurgency

The deal between the Zaidi fighters and the Sanaa government has not been implemented and sporadic fighting ...

17/05/2010 - 20:51 - comment 0

Car bomb in Yemen kills seven, injures dozens

province of Mareb. The explosion took place near a hospital controlled by the Houthi, a Zaidi Shia ... northeastern province of Mareb.The explosion took place near a hospital controlled by the Houthi, a Zaidi Shia ...

29/09/2014 - 09:03 - comment 0

Deadly explosion rocks northern Yemen: at least two killed

on Wednesday rocked a local market in Yemen's northern city of Saada killing two civilians, a Zaidi Ansar ... wounded, he added. The rebels belonging to the Zaidi sect – an offshoot of Shia Islam – have controlled ... complaining of marginalization. Tensions have been running high between the Zaidis and the government ...

19/06/2013 - 09:44 - comment 0

Fighting between army and rebels kills 24 in Yemen

to take control of government offices in Hizm, the capital of the Jawf province, against Zaidi Shiite ... against Zaidi Shiite rebels.  ...

28/02/2014 - 18:40 - comment 0

Libyan military chief assassinated in Benghazi

said. Al Arabiya reports that gunmen shot Barghathi outside his home, Colonel Abdullah al-Zaidi, spokesman for the security services, told Agence France-Presse. Zaidi said Barghathi died of head ... officer in the former regime’s army to defect and form a rebel force in the revolt, Zaidi said. While ...

18/10/2013 - 19:19 - comment 0

National dialogue sessions canceled Wednesday in Yemen, sit-in held in Sanaa

for Wednesday was canceled after delegates from The Southern Movement and Zaidi Ansarullah staged a sit-in ... the direction of talks, according to AFP sources. A group of delegates from Zaidi Ansarullah ... Zaidi Ansarullah and the Southern Movement announced that their boycott was in response ...

09/10/2013 - 17:33 - comment 0

Yemen rebels sentenced to death

of people dead. The special court in Sanaa convicted the 15 Shi'ite Zaidi rebels of “associating ... comes amid continue clashes between government troops and Shi'ite  Zaidi rebels who reject the legitimacy of the ruling government and demand the restoration of the Zaidi imamate overthrown in a 1962 ...

16/05/2010 - 17:29 - comment 0

Yemen: al-Huthi vows to continue fighting

on Sunday of discriminating against his group, the Zaidis, vowing to continue the fight against the The leader of Shiite rebels accused the government on Sunday of discriminating against his group, the Zaidis ... detains Zaidis "on ethnic and sectarian grounds".   According to AFP , he said his ...

16/05/2010 - 17:39 - comment 0

Iraq: Reporter who hurled shoes at Bush sentenced to three years in jail

to three years in prison on Thursday, Reuters reported. Muntazer al-Zaidi got worldwide publicity late ... Dhiaa al-Saadi, the head of Zaidi's defense team.   The government of Iraqi Prime Minister ... as a "barbaric act."   Zaidi's action against Bush has been adopted by many as an act ...

16/05/2010 - 18:05 - comment 0