Yemen

At least six dead in attacks on southern Yemen army posts

ADEN - Militant attacks on two army outposts in southern Yemen killed at least eight people early on Sunday, local officials said, two months after the government said it had cleared that area of al Qaeda fighters in an offensive.

At least six dead in attacks on southern Yemen army posts

ADEN - Militant attacks on two army outposts in southern Yemen killed at least eight people early on Sunday, local officials said, two months after the government said it had cleared that area of al Qaeda fighters in an offensive.

World, 27 Jul 2014

Briton kidnapped in Yemen has been released - Foreign Office

LONDON - A British teacher who was kidnapped in Yemen in February has been released safely, the Foreign Office said on Saturday.

World, 27 Jul 2014

Yemen resumes oil flow after pipeline repair, 7 killed -official

SANAA, July 24 - Yemen resumed pumping crude oil through its main export pipeline on Thursday, an oil official said, after repairs took place under army protection and seven people were killed in brief clashes between solders and tribesmen.

24 Jul 2014

Yemen president says Houthis agree to return town to state control

SANAA, July 23 - Yemen's president on Wednesday visited a town close to the capital that was captured by Shi'ite Muslim Houthi fighters this month, and said all sides had agreed to allow the state to retake control, state news agency Saba reported.

23 Jul 2014

Magnitude 6.3 quake hits off Yemen coast: USGS

LONDON - A magnitude 6.3 quake hit off the coast of Yemen on Saturday, at a depth of 10 km (6 miles), the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Environment, Environment, 19 Jul 2014

Magnitude 6.3 quake hits off Yemen coast - USGS

LONDON - A magnitude 6.3 quake hit off the coast of Yemen on Saturday, at a depth of 10 km (6 miles), the U.S. Geological Survey said.

World, 19 Jul 2014

Shi'ite group hands back army camp to Yemeni government

SANAA - Shi'ite Muslim tribesmen handed back an army camp to the Yemeni government on Saturday, a spokesman for the group said, to try to defuse tensions caused by the capture of a provincial capital north of Sanaa this week.

World, 15 Jul 2014

Yemeni leader demands Shi'ite group give up captured city

SANAA - Yemen's president on Sunday demanded the withdrawal of Shi'ite Muslim tribesmen from a captured provincial city, in a stand-off that threatens to intensify turmoil in the Arab country.

World, 13 Jul 2014

Tribesmen bomb Yemen's oil pipeline, halt crude flows - officials

SANAA - Tribesmen bombed Yemen's main oil export pipeline on Saturday, halting crude flows, local officials said, disrupting an important source of revenue for the impoverished state.

World, 12 Jul 2014