December 15, 2013
A Japanese business man escaped a kidnapping attempt by armed men outside his home in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Sunday.
December 12, 2013
UN offices in Yemen's capital will be closed Thursday after news spread that a possible attack may happen near the international organizations' buildings in Sanaa.
December 8, 2013
Yemen's Foreign Minister Abu Bakr Al Kurbia told reporters Saturday that Yemen is hoping to join the Gulf Cooperation Council.
December 6, 2013
AQAP claims Thursday’s attack on the defense ministry in Sanaa that killed 52 and wounded 167 people.
An Al-Qaeda branch in Yemen has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on the Defense Ministry compound in the capital, Sanaa.
December 5, 2013
Yemen joined the World Trade Organization Wednesday after 13 years of negotiations with the global trade group.
A suicide car bomber attacked Yemen's Defense Ministry Thursday killing at least twenty and leaving dozens wounded.
December 2, 2013
Clashes on Monday between al-Qaeda suspects and Yemeni troops in the southeastern province of Hadramawt left nine people dead, three of them soldiers, the Defense Ministry reported.
Three Yemeni soldiers and six suspected Al Qaeda militants were killed after insurgents launched an attack on an army base in eastern Yemen on Monday, according to the defence ministry.
November 30, 2013
Southern separatists in Yemen held mass demonstrations on Saturday calling for independence from the north following a speech made by Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi.
November 28, 2013
A U.N. official denied Wednesday that the Yemeni delegates had walked out of reconciliation talks, adding that both Sanaa and the U.N. are committed to bringing stability to the restive Gulf state.
November 26, 2013
Two Russian military instructors were killed by unidentified gunmen on Tuesday as they left a hotel in south Sanaa.
November 20, 2013
Clashes between al-Qaeda militants and security officials left six dead in Yemen's southeastern Hadramawt province. Three militants and three police personnel were killed.
November 12, 2013
The Obama administration is holding discussions with Yemeni officials about establishing new detention and rehabilatory facilities in Yemen for remaining Guantanamo inmates, but Garret Pustay shows that this "quick-fix" will not do much to prevent the growth of jihadist organizations in the Gulf country if other social and economic factors in the country are not taken into account.
The Yemeni crew on board a vessel charged with smuggling arms from Iran earlier this year have been sentenced to between three and 10 years in prison by a court in the southern Yemeni city of Aden.