Yemen

December 24, 2011

Saleh
19:20 GMT

Security forces and supporters of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh shot dead nine protesters on Saturday

December 12, 2011

Yemen
12:42 GMT

A number of al-Qaeda fighters escaped early Monday from a prison in the southern Yemeni port city of Aden, officials confirmed.

December 8, 2011

Yemen
07:38 GMT

Yemen's vice president has announced the formation of a national unity government, the state news agency said.

December 6, 2011

Yemen
07:17 GMT

Economists in Sana'a estimate that Yemen's economic losses have amounted to US$17 billion since the eruption of the popular revolt

December 5, 2011

Ashura derives from 'tenth': It is a holy day for Islam marked on the 10th of 'Muharram', the first month of the Islamic lunar 
calendar. Muharram represents a period of mourning for a historical grievance in Shia Islam,
culminating Ashura. This child displays a classic lament for the revered martyr: 'O Hussein you were the father of Abdullah'.
11:56 GMT

For Shia Muslims, Ashura is a solemn day of mourning the martyrdom of Imam Hussein in 680 AD at Karbala in modern-day Iraq.

December 1, 2011

Yemen
13:40 GMT

Yemeni officials conveyed that fighting between the army and armed tribesmen has left 13 people dead in a central city.

November 24, 2011

Yemen
11:22 GMT

Loyalists of Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh killed five people in the capital Sanaa on Thursday.

For Egypt's brave people who forced Mubarak's hand the first time round in their endurance & staying (in the square) power, 
the price of their elusive & transitory freedom has come at a high human cost. The Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF), 
are taking snipes at Egyptian eyes in a vicious blow to the civilian victors of the revolution.
11:18 GMT

Arabian protest temperatures soar and heat up despite the onset of winter. Back to Tahrir for the Egyptian Revolution Take 2.

November 23, 2011

Yemen deal
20:02 GMT

U.S. President Barack Obama stated Wednesday the United States welcomed the signing by Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh of an accord

Yemen
07:24 GMT

Yemeni state television reported on Wednesday that President Ali Abdullah Saleh has arrived in Saudi Arabia to ink a power transfer deal

November 15, 2011

Saleh
15:42 GMT

Opposition sources downplayed on Tuesday comments by Yemen's president he is ready to step down. Ali Abdullah Saleh said Tuesday that he will step down

November 2, 2011

Yemen
14:51 GMT

At least 12 people were killed and more than 40 others injured in renewed in Yemen's capital and another city, medics and activists said on Wednesday.

October 26, 2011

Yemen
09:09 GMT

Heavy artillery attacks last night were reported in the northern districts of the Yemeni city of Taez as another truce collapsed.

October 19, 2011

Yemen
07:46 GMT

Yemeni forces opened fire Tuesday on protesters in Sanaa, killing 12 and wounding over 70

October 18, 2011

Yemen
08:29 GMT

The United Nations Food Program (WFP) warned that an increase in food prices, political uncertainty and fuel shortages are causing a serious humanitarian crisis in Yemen.