Yemen Intelligence officer escapes assassination in Sanaa An intelligence officer escaped assassination attempt in Yemen's capital on Monday.
A security source said that unknown perpetrator tried to slaughter Col. Ali Khawlaani in
watercoursenear the Ministry of Defense as he surprised him with stab in the neck in an attempt to slaughter him .
The source added that a passer-by rescued al-Khawlaani from being murdered in the final moments, noting that the....More
Yemen: MSF Provides Medical Care to Displaced in al-Bayda MSF
The newly formed Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Yemen Emergency Pool (YEP) has conducted a visit to Al Bayda governorate to provide medical consultations as well as non-food items to internally displaced people (IDPs) fleeing the conflict which has been affecting the area for months.
Having previously donated dressing kits to health units in the governorat....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
Yemen: What next? IRIN
More than 1,500 Yemenis died in political conflicts in 2014, the most since 2011 uprisings which saw the deaths of some 2,000 protesters before driving the country's long-time dictator from office.
After a negotiated transfer of power agreed in early 2012, the annual death toll dropped to about 1,100 and nearly halved again in 2013 to fewer than 600, according to the International Crisis Grou....More
Real Madrid & Borussia Dortmund break best and worst records Four of Europe's major leagues - Spain's La Liga, Germany's Bundesliga, France's Ligue 1 and Italy's Serie A - are now enjoying their mid-season winter breaks.
Well, some teams are enjoying their festive rest. But not all.
The likes of Real Madrid and Bayern Munich are going into Christmas and the New Year in good spirit.
However, others will be using the time to re-evaluate their disappointing st....More
Israeli troops detain 8 Palestinians in W. Bank Israeli army troops on Monday detained eight Palestinians from several West Bank provinces, according to a Palestinian security source.
"The Israeli army raided the West Bank provinces of Ramallah and Hebron and detained eight young men under the pretext that they are wanted by the [Israeli] police," the source told The Anadolu Agency on the condition of anonymity.
"Three of them we....More
Pair of attacks in France raises alarms; government cautions against conclusions French officials called for vigilance but warned against jumping to conclusions Monday after a pair of weekend attacks — one in which a driver ran down 13 bystanders, and another in which a recent convert to Islam knifed police officers.
The driver, who had a history of psychological problems, was arrested following the attack in Dijon, while the assailant who stabbed the officers outside th....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