Yemen

February 3, 2001

02:00 GMT

A Yemeni plane hijacker was sentenced to fifteen years in prison on Saturday for diverting a domestic flight with the US ambassador to Sanaa on board.

February 1, 2001

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Yemeni officials said that the mastermind behind the deadly suicide bombing of the USS Cole has been identified as Abdul Rahman al-Saafani, a Yemeni w

January 31, 2001

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The total revenue from the Yemeni taxes at the Capital Income Tax Office reached YR.745.308.338.251 during the last fiscal year, showing an increase o

January 30, 2001

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The Yemeni national who hijacked a plane on an internal flight from Sanaa to Taaz last week may face the death penalty if proven guilty by the court j

02:00 GMT

Yemen\'s election committee said Monday it has rejected, for religious reasons, the candidacy of a Yemeni Jew in the February 20 municipal elections.

January 29, 2001

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One thousand five hundred and thirty people were killed in Yemen and 10953 injured in 9931 car accidents during 2000,Yemen Times reported. Reports of

January 28, 2001

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Ocean Energy, Inc. announced its best financial performance ever with 2000 net income of $228 million or $1.31 per diluted share, excluding special items, on revenues of $1.1 billion.

January 25, 2001

02:00 GMT

Six Yemeni security officials in Sanaa airport have been arrested as part of the investigation into Tuesday\'s hijacking of a domestic flight of Yemen

January 24, 2001

02:00 GMT

The United States said Tuesday it would review security procedures followed by its diplomats in Yemen, following the failed hijacking of a plane there

January 23, 2001

02:00 GMT

A hijacker of an internal Yemeni flight which landed in Djibouti has been arrested by the security forces there.

02:00 GMT

Occidental Petroleum signed a production-sharing contract with the government of Yemen to conduct oil exploration in Block 44 in the Hadramaut province in Central Yemen.

January 22, 2001

02:00 GMT

Mohammad Adam Omar, the Sudanese convicted in Yemen for serial killings, is in the limelight again after the Yemeni authorities claimed Sunday that th

January 21, 2001

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Yemen presents a paradoxical phenomenon where by political turmoil and economic development seem to be independent of one another. But this is almost certainly not the case. Yemen is a country with po

January 12, 2001

02:00 GMT

Three Yemenis wounded in a deadly hail of machine-gun fire as they knelt in prayer at a mosque have died of their injuries, while the gunman has been

January 11, 2001

02:00 GMT

Armed men shot dead six Muslims and wounded 10 others knelt in prayer at a mosque in Yemen after a stormy debate about forthcoming elections, the firs