If 2011 was the year of the Arab Spring, the most popular metaphor in 2012 was the Arab Winter. After all those hopes of freedom and democracy, not much has gone right.
Ahmed al-Sofi, Saleh’s media advisor
A media advisor to former president Saleh said that his party is going through th…
Al-Qaeda’s branch in Yemen has offered to pay tens of thousands of dollars to anyone who kills the US ambassador in Sanaa or an American soldier in the country.
Iranian Navy’s Deputy Commander Rear Admiral Gholam-Reza Khadem Bigham has rejected claims about the detention of an Iranian arms ship in Yemen’s port of Saleef. “I do not confirm this report and I think that many such reports are political … Continue reading →
Al-Qaeda militants at a mosque in Rada’a town pay homage to Tariq al-Dhahab. ©maktoobblog.com
Four suspected al-Qaeda members were killed in an apparent US drone attack while driving in an area known as a hotbed for al-Qaeda activity, 150 kilometers southeast of the Yemeni capital Sana’a, a local source from the al-Qaeda-linked al-Dhahab tribe said.
The General Yemeni Association for Improving Public Works, in cooperation with the Yemeni Insurance Union, recently held a symposium entitled “The Role of Insurance in Development.” At the symposium, Ministry of Trade and Industry Undersecretary Iqbal Bahader stated that insurance … Continue reading →