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Houthi Tribesmen Continue to Pose a Risk to Yemen
(Yemen Online) - 2014-09-23
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Sep.22.2014  Houthi tribesmen light up the evening sky with endless gunfire in downtown Sana’a. Everyone is really frightened. The Houthis have moved into the capital, taken over government buildings and a TV station as a show of force to press action from President Hadi. They want a better share of the proposed 6 state solution to new Yemen because they want to group their people together, gain oil resources and also secure access to the sea

Yemen rebels raid army commander house
(Yemen Online) - 2014-09-23
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Sep.22.2014  Houthi rebels in Yemen have raided the houses of a powerful military commander and his allies in the capital Sanaa.The raid on the home of Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar, an adviser on defence and security affairs for the president, came a day after the signing of a UN-brokered peace deal between the government and the Shia rebel group

Houthis get huffy
(Yemen Online) - 2014-09-22
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Sep.22,2014  IT IS almost exactly a decade since the death of Hussein al-Houthi, a radical cleric who hoped to revive the Zaydi Shia Islam unique to north Yemen. Mr Houthi left behind a movement that had few followers outside his home province of Saada and a few university students in the capital, Sana’a

Yemen Rebels Gain Concessions From Government After Assault on Capital
(Yemen Online) - 2014-09-22
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  Sep.22,2014    An assault on Yemen’s capital rocked the transitional government on Sunday as fighters from a Shiite rebel group stormed through the city, seizing government buildings, state media facilities and military bases. The military broke apart, some units appeared to side with rebels, and the prime minister abruptly resigned

Yemeni leaders, rebels sign ceasefire calling for new government
(Yemen Online) - 2014-09-22
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Sep.22,2014   Yemen's president, a powerful rebel group and representatives of major political parties signed a ceasefire Sunday, the government announced."The document calls for an immediate ceasefire and ending all forms of violence," the written statement said. "It also calls for the formation of a technocratic national government, which will work to enhance government transparency, implement economic reforms, in addition to continuing military and security

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Houthi militants committed 52 violations against media in month, Foundation says
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-20 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-20 20:10:00 GMT

  Freedom Foundation has documented many violations against local and international media during the first month of Houthi militants' occupation of Yemen's capital city of Sanaa. The foundation said in a statement that it has received 52 complaints about violations against media ranging from simple to very serious assaults
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]

New Saudi envoy reveals aid to Yemen as kingdom warns of threats
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-20 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-20 20:10:00 GMT

  New Saudi Ambassador to Yemen Mohammed Saeed Al Jabir said on Monday that his country had given 0 million in aid to Yemen in last July. In a statement after the ambassador delivered his credentials which was quoted by media, he said the Saudi aid was provided for social welfare projects and is supposed to help around one and half million of the poorest Yemenis
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]

Situation remains tense in Yemen Ibb city
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-20 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-20 20:10:00 GMT

  The mediation committee on ending violence in Yemen's Ibb city on Monday assigned the provincial security committee to intervene and help put an end to the battles between militants from the Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and the Houthi Group. A source told the Yemen Post the local government held a meeting chaired by governor Yahya Al-Eryani and assigned the provincial security committee to handle the security situation in Ibb
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]

Dozens of Houthi killed in two days in AQAP Yemen stronghold
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-20 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-20 20:10:00 GMT

  Dozens of Houthis were killed, injured and arrested as violence intensified on Monday in Yemen's central city of Baidha where militants from the Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and the Zaidi Houthi Group continued to fight. Informed sources said AQAP militants escalated their battles and attacks including car bombs against Houthi militants in the Rada town killing, wounding and arresting more than 80 Houthis
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]

Yemenis give Houthi militants 48 hours to leave port city of Hodeida
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-20 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-20 11:10:00 GMT

  Yemeni citizens in the western port city of Hodeida have given Houthi militants a 48-hour deadline to leave the city as they continued to protest against presence of armed militants in the city. Local sources said the protesters marched in several streets on Hodeida and at a rally they read a statement which urged Houthis to leave or locals will use force to drive them out of the city
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]

At least 20 Houthis killed in clashes, car bomb in AQAP stronghold
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-20 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-20 11:10:00 GMT

  At least 20 Houthi militants were killed in clashes and a car bomb by militants from Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in Yemen's central Baidha city on Monday, a local security source said. The source said the car bomb targeted a residence of Houthis in the Rada town where Houthis have been clashing AQAP militants for around a week
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]

Battles between tribes, Houthi militants erupt in central Yemen
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-18 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-17 23:10:00 GMT

  Tribes in Yemen's Ibb province fiercely fought Houthi militants on Friday as the latter are trying to expand their influence in central and southern regions following the capture of cities in the far north including the capital Sanaa. Sources in the Wadi Al-Sohoul area said local tribes gathered, armed and started today battles against Houthi militants killing and injuring more than a dozen from them
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]

Militants smoothly expand presence in Yemen
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-17 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-16 23:10:00 GMT

  Houthi militants on Wednesday seized Yemen's central city of Ibb as they continued to take advantage of the situation to expand their influence. The seizure occurred without resistance or clashes and came a day after Houthis took control of the port city of Hodeida in the west and the central city of Dhamar
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]

Fierce battles between AQAP, Houthi militants continue in Yemen
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-17 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-16 23:10:00 GMT

  Fierce battles between Al-Qaeda and Houthi militants erupted in Yemen's Baidha province on Thursday, local sources told the Yemen Post. The battles on the second day since Houthi militants arrived in the city occurred in the Rada town, the sources said, while adding that huge explosions were heard at the fight area
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]

Zaidi, AQAP militants fight as Iran-backed Houthis continue to extend presence in Yemen
(Yemen Post Staff) 2014-10-15 - Retrieved at: 2014-10-15 20:12:00 GMT

  Houthi militants arrived on Wednesday Baidha province and started clashes with militants from the Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) coinciding as Houthis continued to expand their presence in central and southern Yemen. There were no reports about casualties from both sides. Baidha in northeast of Yemen has been recently known as a hotbed for AQAP operatives who fought the armed forces several times last year
[source: Yemen Post Newspaper]



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