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Yemen's President Abdu Rabbo Mansour Hadi chaired Wednesday an exceptional meeting of the Supreme Security Committee and Supreme Economic Council.
The meeting discussed a number of economic and security issues from various aspects.
He also reviewed the nature of security situation and the nature of confrontation carried out by Yemen's forces of counter-terrorism unit against al-Qaeda militants &qu ...

In an exclusive interview with the Saudi based Okaz daily , the UN envoy to Yemen , Jamal Benomar said that Yemen has made a considerable progress and the transition process that is ongoing in the right path.
Benomar declared that the sanction committee is to begin its work in Yemen in the next few weeks, noting that the experts to deliver report within 60 days.
He noted that parties' cooperation ...

CNN reported that the United States offered extensive assistance beyond drone strikes during a massive anti-terror operation in Yemen, including flying Yemeni commandos to a site where they killed scores of suspected al Qaeda members, a U.S. official said.
Fox News also reported that the U.S. military personnel has been on the ground in Yemen sifting through the aftermath of recent drone strikes, ...

Security forces in Saudi Arabia have thwarted an attempt to sneak two women and six children into Yemen, where they were supposed to join Al Qaeda.
The two women, in their 30s, and the children, the oldest of whom was 14, were all Saudi nationals.
They were accompanied by three Yemeni men, who were walking with them through desolate areas and dangerous mountains east of Jazan to cross the borders ...

The Yemeni-GCC joint technical committee to determine Yemen's developmental needs concluded on Tuesday its meetings at the GCC's headquarters in the Saudi
capital, Riyadh.
During the two-day meetings, the committee discussed several topics related to the assistances provided by the GCC States for Yemen in the development field, as well as the implementation progress of GCC States-funded projects.

Unidentified gunmen killed four senior officers over the past 24 hours in a string of attacks.
Suspected al-Qaeda gunmen killed two army officers and a soldier in the Yemeni capital of Sana'a on Tuesday, while chief of Sanaa security escaped an overnight assassination attempt, an interior ministry official said.
The assassinations come as the Yemeni government pursues what officials say is a major ...

A Yemeni court jailed an Al-Qaeda militant for 15 years on Tuesday on charges of hitching a plot to murder the commander of a blistering 2012 offensive against the jihadists.
The state security tribunal found Sami Dayan guilty of "taking part in plotting the assassination of General Salem Ali Qatan, the chief military commander in south Yemen."
Dayan was also convicted of "forming a ...

A New Zealand scientist kidnapped in Yemen 16 years ago will soon testify against a radical Islamic cleric in New York.
The one-eyed Abu Hamza Al-Masri is on trial, facing 11 terrorism charges.
Dr Mary Quin is flying from Wellington to give evidence against him.
Dr Quin, a Kiwi scientist and intrepid traveller, was kidnapped on the tip of the Arabian Peninsula in Yemen in 1998.
Four other tourists ...

A federal appeals court ordered the U.S. Department of Justice to turn over key portions of a memorandum justifying the government's targeted killing of people linked to terrorism, including Americans.
In a case pitting executive power against the public's right to know what its government does, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a lower court
ruling preserving the secrecy of the legal ...

Yemen's security apparatuses arrested two perpetrators gunmen on a motorcycle after they had opened fire on a vehicle of military commander while he was driving in al-Geraf area downtown the capital city of Sana'a. Security source said the defendants opened fire on the commander's car. Fortunately , the commander was not in the car, however the gunfire caused many causalities among passengers . Th ...

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