Yemen

September 11, 2012

Yemen is still as explosive as ever 'post'-revolution
13:36 GMT

Yemen is often touted as an Arab Spring success story that has deposed its dictator, and served women some glory, but the reality sees Yemenis are still suffering. To call it change is really to fall for cosmetic change to a regime versus a real departure. Post-revolution Yemen sees the same family in power and a revolution fait-non-accompli.

September 10, 2012

Yemen
15:25 GMT

The number two of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), the Saudi Arabia-born Said Ali al-Shehri, was killed in a military operation in the country

August 23, 2012

Singer Arwa says she quit Egyptian drama 'Zai El Ward' because she's six months pregnant
19:27 GMT

Yemeni singer Arwa has revealed that her pregnancy is the reason behind her quiet departure from Egyptian drama “Zai El Ward” (Like Roses).

August 18, 2012

Yemen
20:11 GMT

Nineteen Yemeni soldiers were killed on Saturday in an armed attack and a suicide car bomb attack on the headquarters of the intelligence service in Aden

August 5, 2012

Yemen
12:40 GMT

At least 42 people were killed and 37 wounded in a suicide bombing Saturday night in southern Yemen

August 2, 2012

Yemenis are particularly outraged by 'Wi Fi,' a supposed satire program aired on MBC television station.
08:59 GMT

Yemenis hate being the butt of jokes for Arab audiences. They're not impressed with political TV soaps airing this Ramadan, nor a Saudi production that casts them as "stupid, ignorant terrorists." Or Qat-chewing single-dimensional Arabians. It turns out this Gulf nation comes with its share of Gulfi pride too.

July 11, 2012

Yemen
13:49 GMT

At least 22 people were killed in a suicide bombing attack Wednesday at the police academy in Sana'a, Yemen's capital, officials said.

July 8, 2012

Egypt: Flying high, the 'Arab Spring Professionals'. With a revolutionary leader democratically elected and their dictator at death's door, the Egyptians look like they've won the Arab Spring lottery. No thanks to a last minute military coup attempt by SCAF.
19:47 GMT

In this Arab Spring Redux - we attempt to give a run-down of the Arab Spring at its various respective stages by individual country. Featured are the Arab Revolution pros and pop-idols who have got it down to a protest, spring and vote! This school report takes a look at each country's progress and stage of the Arab Spring 18 months later. Top of the Pops: the Arab Spring charts. The top ten!

July 1, 2012

Abu Hamza, one of the law firm's clients
12:56 GMT

A UK law firm defending alleged terrorists caught by Middle East governments are making big bucks.

June 28, 2012

For Yemeni women today, no job is too male!
10:05 GMT

Yemeni businesswoman Aneesa Hussein Mohammed Al-Dhabee is Yemeni is breaking stereotypes. She recently became the manager of a four-star hotel in Sana’a, a job many Yemenis think is exclusively for men.

June 17, 2012

Arwa
09:55 GMT

Yemeni Singer Arwa is indeed pregnant which confirms the suspicions of ogling fans and concert goers at the Murex D'oR Festival

June 12, 2012

Yemen
13:02 GMT

The Yemeni army declared its first victory in its offensive against al Qaeda gunmen in the south.

May 30, 2012

Yemen
20:59 GMT

At least 22 al Qaeda fighters and six Yemeni soldiers were killed Wednesday in the army offensive launched there almost three weeks ago in southern Yemen

May 21, 2012

Yemen
09:18 GMT

At least 98 soldiers were killed Monday in Sanaa following a suicide bombing attack that targeted a unit of the armed practicing for a parade

May 17, 2012

Yemen
09:28 GMT

The Yemeni army has continued to gain ground against Al Qaeda fighters in the south, as its offensive left at least 144 dead in five days