Following calls from Sharif Mobley’s attorney (the disappeared US national who faces murder charges in Yemen) Cori Crider, that proof of life be given after her client was disappeared, US diplomats in Yemen have said to have made contact.
Following the announcement on Saturday that Mike Harvey, a British national had successfully been freed following five months of captivity; a video featuring those who negotiated his release emerged online.
Following a brazen attack on Friday in the province of Al Baydha, officials in the southern province of Abyan have confirmed that elements believed to be affiliated to Al Qaeda have targeted soldiers in Mahfad.
Britain Foreign Office confirmed on Saturday that Mike Harvey, a British national who came to work in Yemen as an English teacher has been freed and safely released to the authorities by his captive.
Even though al Qaeda has disavowed ISIL (Islamic State for the Levant and Iraq) back in February 2014, when Ayman Al Zawahiri, the grand leader of Al Qaeda clearly stated that his group had neither allegiance nor link to ISIL; the terror group appears nevertheless keen to emulate its victories by setting a caliphate of its own.
Following a fragile lull in violence during the holy month of Ramadan, it seems that as Eid draws near, terror militants are intent on drawing government forces back into a whirlwind of violence and bloodshed.
As of Friday the Houthis (Zaidi group based in the northern province of Sa’ada organized under the leadership of Abdel-Malek Al Houthi) have officially handed back the control of Amran (northern province located some 50km away from the capital, Sana’a) back to the central government.
I travelled to Amran Governorate yesterday to observe conditions following the recent conflict, to advocate for unrestricted access of humanitarian partners to all people in need, and to seek commitments from all parties to abide by the ground rules for humanitarian action in Yemen.
Violent clashes in the oil-rich province of Marib left seven people dead this Wednesday, among whom four soldiers confirmed local officials.
In an interview with AbdulMoez Dabwan, the executive director of YemenPac (Parliamentarians Against Corruption) and prominent Islah Member of Parliament, he called on civil societies, NGOs and media to work tightly together with government officials to monitor and reinforce capacity building, security and growth. He discusses the crisis within parliament and the lack of strong governance.
The main focus of the interview with the Iranian involvement in the Yemeni affairs as Hadi said, "Iran is still meddling in Yemen's internal affairs."
"It is up to President Abdo Rabbo Mansour Hadi to ensure that the cease fire is implemented on the ground. So far the central government has failed on every account. "
Nothing is currently an obstacle in front of the National Dialogue. So as it is now there is nothing going wrong.
Yemenis celebrated the end of the National Dialogue Conference (NDC) with joy and relief, feeling confident that tomorrow could be better. They now await the implementation of the NDC resolutions.
Bura is a protected area in Yemen in Al- Hudaydah governate. The mountain rises 2,200 meters and is covered by natural forest resembling the rainforests of Africa. There are many flora and fauna varieties in Bura.
At its time, the Youth Popular Revolution in Yemen rocked the Yemeni street to express their distaste for the traditional despot regime, Yemenis broke barrier of fear that has been chained them.
Following a series of sabotage attacks on its Marib’s oil installations (Yemen’s main oil pipelines which run through the province of Marib was attacked by armed tribesmen on several instances over the past few weeks, thus forcing officials to halt all activities on-site) Marib local officials confirmed that workers have resumed their work as usual.
On World Malaria Day (April 25th) Saudi officials commented in Riyadh that they intend to further assist Yemen, the poorest country in the Arabian Peninsula, fight off Malaria in order to ensure that the disease is completely eradicated by 2020.
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For Yemen Post
The present situation in Yemen can be best described as "The Emperor has new Clothes and "the Rape of Yemen" and UN providing the cover.
Possible Turkey fallout and Iran advances are not necessarily related.
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