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Yemen Tribes

Tribe Downs Government Warplane

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 11.28.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Tribesmen shot down a Yemeni government warplane that was bombing their positions north of the capital Sanaa Wednesday, military ...

Violence Escalates In Yemen, At Least 60 Killed Since Sunday

AP | By AHMED AL-HAJ and HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 11.20.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen -- The grim prospect of civil war in Yemen has drawn closer as mutinous soldiers have become more deeply involved in a rapidly spreading ...

Dozens Dead In A Week Of Tribal Fighting North Yemen

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 09.12.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Battles between supporters of rebels in northern Yemen and an Islamic group have killed 27 people over the past week, medical off...

Who Is Running Yemen?

Foreign Policy | Posted 09.10.2011 | World

On June 3, Yemen's long-ruling President Ali Abdullah Saleh was badly injured in an attack by unknown assailants. His departure from Sana'a to a milit...

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...

How To Really Help Yemen Stop Their Civil War

Dr. David Liepert | Posted 07.24.2011 | Religion
Dr. David Liepert

Let's try something new for a change, using age-old wisdom that actually worked: one that has brought peace to both ancient Arabia and the so-called "new" world already.

Yemen Tribe Turns Guns Against Saleh

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 07.24.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Fighters from Yemen's powerful tribes fired on government buildings Tuesday, prompting soldiers to respond with intense shelling ...