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Yemen Civil War

'Death to America': Shia-Sunni Rivalry and the Realignment of the Middle East

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 02.22.2015 | Politics
Joseph V. Micallef

In this rapidly changing environment, U.S. foreign policy needs to be both fresh and nimble. Sadly, it has been neither, preferring instead a seat of the pants approach that only serves to emphasize its policy inconsistency and its strategic incoherence

Yemen Is On The Brink Of Civil War, Says UN Envoy

Reuters | Posted 02.12.2015 | World

CAIRO, Feb 12 (Reuters) - The United Nations' special envoy to Yemen, Jamal Benomar, has warned that the country is on the brink of civil war and ac...

Gunfire And Explosions Rock Yemeni Capital

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 11.29.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Heavy gunfire and explosions rocked the Yemeni capital on Thursday as clashes between government troops and rival tribesmen erupt...

Yemeni Troops Fire At Tens Of Thousands Of Mourners

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 11.21.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Yemeni government forces on Wednesday fired mortars at tens of thousands of mourners at funerals held for protesters killed in cl...

Yemeni Government Forces Clash With Tribe In Capital

Posted 10.05.2011 | World

SANAA (Reuters) - Yemeni government forces clashed on Friday with supporters of the powerful Hashed tribal grouping led by Sheikh Sadeq al-Ahmar...

Armed Tribesmen Prepare To March On Yemen's Capital

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ and LEE KEATH | Posted 08.02.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Thousands of tribesmen threatened Thursday to descend on Yemen's capital to join the battle against forces loyal to President Ali...

Yemeni Militia Warns Of Looking Civil War

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 07.26.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Fighting spilled across Yemen's capital and frightened residents fled or cowered in basements Thursday as a powerful militia alli...