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VIDEO: Rival supporters clash in Yemen

Friday, February 18th 2011, 16:19

There have been rival demonstrations in Yemen between anti-government protesters and those who support President Ali Abdullah Saleh.
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VIDEO: No sign of end to unrest in Mid East

Friday, February 18th 2011, 6:37
related countries: Libya Libya

Further unrest is expected in Yemen, and in Libya, thousands have been out in the streets demanding an end to the rule of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi.
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Dozens injured in Yemen clashes

Thursday, February 17th 2011, 18:19
related places: Sanaa

Dozens of people are injured in the Yemeni capital Sanaa in clashes between pro- and anti-government activists, and one protester has been reported killed in Aden.
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Aden man dies amid Yemen unrest

Wednesday, February 16th 2011, 18:18

At least one protester dies in clashes with police in Yemen, during a sixth consecutive day of anti-government demonstrations.
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Fresh clashes in Yemeni capital

Tuesday, February 15th 2011, 22:24
related places: Sanaa

Security forces in Yemen's capital Sanaa use tear gas and batons to disperse thousands of anti-government protesters.
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Street battles in Yemeni capital

Monday, February 14th 2011, 21:20
related places: Sanaa

Unrest in Yemen turns ugly as protesters clash with police and government loyalists in Sanaa on a fourth day of rallies.
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Fresh violent protests rock Yemen

Sunday, February 13th 2011, 22:14
related places: Sanaa

About 2,000 demonstrators clash with police in the Yemeni capital Sanaa in the third consecutive day of anti-government protests.
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Nato seizes 'pirate mother ship'

Sunday, February 13th 2011, 9:53
related countries: Somalia Somalia

A Nato warship captures a suspected pirate mother ship off Somalia, freeing two Yemeni hostages, Nato's counter-piracy mission says.
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Algeria, Yemen protests dispersed

Saturday, February 12th 2011, 20:53
related countries: Algeria Algeria, Egypt Egypt

Anti-government rallies in Algeria and Yemen, inspired by the toppling of Hosni Mubarak in Egypt, are broken up by police and government supporters.
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Holding on

Friday, February 11th 2011, 13:54

Yemen's president compromises but resists demands of protesters
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Yemen 'day of rage' gathers momentum

Thursday, February 3rd 2011, 17:40
related places: Sanaa

More than 20,000 anti-government protesters gather in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, on a "day of rage" against President Ali Abdullah Saleh's rule.
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Mass rally on Yemen 'day of rage'

Thursday, February 3rd 2011, 14:26
related places: Sanaa

More than 20,000 anti-government protesters gather in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, on a "day of rage" against President Ali Abdullah Saleh's rule.
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Yemen president to quit in 2013

Wednesday, February 2nd 2011, 15:43

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh says he will not extend his presidency, or appoint his son to the role, when his current term expires in 2013.
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On edge

Saturday, January 29th 2011, 12:26

Mass protests put Yemen leadership under pressure
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Yemenis rally against president

Thursday, January 27th 2011, 17:21
related places: Sanaa

Thousands of Yemenis demonstrate in the capital, Sanaa, calling on President Ali Abdullah Saleh to step down after more than 30 years in power.
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Yemenis rally against president

Thursday, January 27th 2011, 14:48
related places: Sanaa

Tens of thousands of Yemenis demonstrate in the capital, Sanaa, calling on President Ali Abdullah Saleh to step down after more than 30 years in power.
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Yemen convicts Frenchman's killer

Monday, January 17th 2011, 11:27
related countries: France France

A Yemeni court condemns a man to death for killing a French contractor and sentences in absentia radical preacher Anwar al-Awlaki to 10 years.
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Clinton in Yemen surprise visit

Tuesday, January 11th 2011, 18:22
related countries: United States United States

Al-Qaeda militants in Yemen are an "urgent concern" for Washington, Hillary Clinton has said on the first visit to Sanaa by a US secretary of state in 20 years.
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African migrants drown off Yemen

Monday, January 3rd 2011, 16:46

Up to 80 African migrants are feared drowned off the coast of Yemen after two boats capsized, says the Yemeni Interior Ministry.
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Jailed Shia rebels freed by Yemen

Thursday, December 30th 2010, 16:37

The Yemeni government begins freeing hundreds of northern Shia rebels as part of a peace deal, officials say.
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'Secret US-Yemen deal' revealed

Saturday, December 4th 2010, 12:31
related countries: United States United States

Files released by Wikileaks suggest that Yemen claimed responsibility for missile strikes against al-Qaeda suspects that the US carried out.
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Yemen suicide attack hits rebels

Friday, November 26th 2010, 11:55

A suicide attack on a Houthi rebel procession in northern Yemen kills at least two people and wounds 10 others.
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Yemen car bomb attack 'kills 15'

Wednesday, November 24th 2010, 9:55

A car bomb targeting a Shia religious procession in the north of Yemen kills 15 people, reports say.
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Yemen Muslim cleric tried in absence

Monday, November 8th 2010, 23:43

Yemen Muslim cleric, Anwar al-Awlaki who has encouraged attacks on Americans is being tried in his absence for a long list of crimes.
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US bans air freight from Somalia

Monday, November 8th 2010, 18:46
related countries: Somalia Somalia, United States United States

The US extends an air cargo ban to cover Somalia as well as Yemen and bans ink cartridges from passenger flights, in the wake of last month's bomb plot.
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Yemen cleric in US death message

Monday, November 8th 2010, 13:04
related countries: United States United States

A US-born Yemeni Islamist cleric calls for the killing of Americans in a new video message posted on radical web sites.
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Juggling act

Monday, November 8th 2010, 11:15

Western fears complicate Yemen's security problems
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Inside Yemen after bomb discovery

Thursday, November 4th 2010, 23:39

The parcel bomb plot has been blamed on al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, a group which the government in Yemen is struggling to contain.
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Yemen bomb 'defused just in time'

Thursday, November 4th 2010, 17:13
related countries: France France

A French official says a bomb sent from Yemen last week was minutes from exploding when it was defused, but the US says this cannot be confirmed.
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Car bomb kills two in south Yemen

Thursday, November 4th 2010, 15:40

A car bomb in southern Yemen has killed two people and wounded 13 others, local officials say.
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Impact of cargo restrictions in Yemen

Wednesday, November 3rd 2010, 0:18

Britain and several other countries have suspended air freight from Yemen.
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Yemen hunts parcel bomb suspects

Tuesday, November 2nd 2010, 15:38

Yemen launches a manhunt for suspects behind the failed US parcel bomb plot as suspected al-Qaeda militants blow up an oil pipeline.
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Al-Qaeda's influence in Yemen

Monday, November 1st 2010, 22:53

The bomb plot has deepened anxiety in the international community about Yemen's volatile state and the ability of al-Qaeda to strengthen its presence there.
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