Yemen rivals sign deal to form salvation government Al Arabiya News
Yemeni rivals agreed on Monday to form a salvation national government, according to reports coming from Sanaa, Al Arabiya News Channel reported.
U.N. envoy Jamel Benomar had earlier met with leaders of Shiite Houthi militia who seized the presidential palace last week, plunging the impoverished Arab country deeper into crisis.
The meeting was among a series of talks that the Moroc....More
Al Jazeera condemns death threat against Bureau Chief in Sana’a Al Jazeera has condemned the death threat to Aljazeera Arabic Bureau Chief in Sana’a, Yemen, Saeed Thabit
Thabit has received an anonymous phone call threatened him with “physical elimination”.
“The threat is not the first,” Thabit said. “The caller was somebody who referred to himself as a member of Ansar Allah, also known as the Houthi movement and told me &ls....More
" There is a danger on Yemen's unity" Turkish envoy Hashem Altoromah -Munir Alhemyari
A western envoy praised the political transition in Yemen saying " the political transition is going on in the right path and Yemen's transition is unique among the other cases of similar processes".
In an exclusive interview with Yemen Fox website , His Excellency , the Turkish Ambassador Fazli Corman noted that the September events in Sana'a, actually ....More
Washington to Play Bigger Role in Yemen Terror Fight By Gopal Ratnam, Seán D. Naylor
The United States is continuing airstrikes against al Qaeda’s branch in Yemen while facing questions about how to carry on such operations without a trusted partner on the ground following the collapse of the country’s fragile, pro-Western government.
The U.S. strategy until now has been centered on CIA drone strikes on al Qaeda targets and ground....More
Berdych knocks Nadal out of the Australian Open Czech ends 17-match losing streak to the Spaniard third-seed; Will face Murray for a place in the Aus Open
Tomas Berdych played arguably the grand slam quarter-final of his life to end the longest losing streak on the ATP Tour with a 6-2, 6-0, 7-6 victory over Rafa Nadal and advance to the Australian Open semi-finals.
Berdych, who beat the virtually unstoppable and then six-time champion Roger Fed....More
Gunmen launch deadly assault on Libya hotel Officials say at least 8 killed in attack on hotel, a hub of government and diplomatic activity in capital Tripoli.
Gunmen have stormed a luxury hotel in Libya's capital, killing at least three guards and five foreigners, officials said.
The attack, which included a car bombing, struck the Corinthia Hotel, which sits along the Mediterranean Sea.
Mahmoud Hamza, commander of the so-called Special De....More
Police arrest 4 terror suspects in southern France Four men were arrested on Tuesday by special police forces in the southern French town of Lunel in an action aimed at breaking up jihadist networks, a police source said.
Two of them were returnees from Syria, the source said.
The town of Lunel, in the Herault region, has attracted attention after local media reports that as many as 10 residents have sought to travel to Syria to fight alongside Is....More
Mum Who Glued Daughter To Wall Gets 99 Years US woman who admitted beating her two-year-old daughter and gluing her hands to a wall because of potty training problems has been sentenced to 99 years in jail.
Elizabeth Escalona had pleaded guilty in July to causing injury to her toddler Jocelyn Cedillo.
Prosecutors had sought 45 years behind bars - but the state district judge chose to impose an even stiffer sentence.
"Only a monster glue....More
Call to protect Arabian leopards in Yemen Wildlife conservationists have raised alarm over the dwindling number of Arabian leopards in Yemen after pictures surfaced in local media of poachers
flaunting their kill.
In July, photos of armed young men dragging three dead leopards in the Al Shouaib region were circulated in the local press. “This is a tragic case of
ignorance that threatens the remaining endangered species of wild Arabi....More