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Yemeni President Abdu-Rabbu Mansour Hadi (L) is seen during the parliamentary session in Seiyun city of Hadramout province, Yemen, on April 13, 2019. Yemen's parliament convened on Saturday in the city of Seiyun, the second largest city in the southeastern province of Hadramout, for the first time since the outbreak of the devastating civil war in the impoverished Arab country in March 2015. (Xinhua/Ismail Rabidhy)

Yemen’s Parliament Holds Maiden Sitting After Years of Conflict

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Yemen's parliament convened on Saturday for the first time since the outbreak of the devastating civil war in the impoverished Arab country in March...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

Yemen’s Conflict moves into its 5th year amid decreasing peace initiative

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War-ravaged Yemen entered the fifth year of the years-long internal military conflict on Tuesday amid an ongoing escalation in fighting and complete absence of...
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Power blackouts hit Yemen’s Aden amid burning temperatures

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Frequent power outages started to hit Yemen's southern port city of Aden in recent days, leading to a partial paralyze of people's daily life...
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U.S. drone strike kills nephew of dead leader of al-Qaeda branch in Yemen

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An overnight airstrike by a U.S. drone killed two militants of the Yemen-based al-Qaida branch, including the nephew of a dead top leader of...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

30 African immigrants killed in airstrike off Yemen western coast

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About 30 African immigrants including women, were killed in an airstrike launched by suspected Saudi-led helicopters on their boat on the western coast of...
Iraq

Feb. 14 Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT

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DAMASCUS -- Syrian army captured the Hayan gas field in central province of Homs, following battles with the Islamic State (IS) militants, pro-government al-Watan...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

IS-claimed bombing kills 4 in Yemen

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At least four people were killed and 10 others injured when an IS-claimed car bombing targeted a gathering of the Shiite Houthi group in...
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Two al-Qaeda operatives killed by U.S. drone attack in Yemen

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Two operatives of the Yemen-based al-Qaida branch were killed by a U.S. drone strike in the southeastern province of Shabwa on Monday, military source...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces fires a rocket-propelled grenade launcher during an operation in al-Shahabi village, east of Fallujah, in an operation to retake the city from Islamic State group, on May 24, 2016

Jan. 23 world news summary at 0030 GMT

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MOSUL, Iraq -- Iraqi security forces recaptured on Sunday the last areas in the central part of the eastern side of Mosul, while the...
Yemen

Fighting rages on in Yemen’s western coast

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The Saudi-backed Yemeni forces advanced against the Shiite Houthi rebels during the past 24 hours and seized areas across the country's western coast and...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

Yemenis still besieged by violence and crisis as rift widens

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Yemen's people are still besieged by violence and crisis two years after the military intervention of the Saudi-led coalition to support Yemen's government against...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces fires a rocket-propelled grenade launcher during an operation in al-Shahabi village, east of Fallujah, in an operation to retake the city from Islamic State group, on May 24, 2016

Jan. 9 Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT

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ANKARA -- As many as 48 Islamic State (IS) terrorists were killed in Al-Bab, in northern Syria, in military operations in the last 24...

Jan. 7 world news summary at 1630 GMT

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BUJUMBURA -- At least six suspects have been arrested in connection with the assassination in the Burundian capital Bujumbura, of Burundian Environment Minister Emmanuel...

Oct. 19 world news summary at 0030 GMT

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ADEN, Yemen -- U.S. drone strikes killed about seven members of the Yemen-based al-Qaeda offshoot in the country's southeastern province of Shabwa on Tuesday,...
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Oct. 18 world news summary at 0030 GMT

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LAGOS -- The death toll from the attacks over the weekend by suspected Fulani Herdsmen on residents of Godogodo town in central north Nigeria's...
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Oct. 11 world news summary at 0030 GMT

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CAIRO -- Egypt denied on Monday the possibility of allowing foreign military bases on its territories, state-run Ahram Online website reported. According...
An Islamic State fighter (Reuters / Stringer)

Islamic State takes credit for Yemen bomb which claimed 60 lives

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Dozens of others were injured, authorities reported. The Islamic State's news agency said the organization was responsible for the attack, in which a bomb-laden car...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

Aden: 28 killed in a suicide bombing at a recruiting station

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The Aden-based security source said that a suicide bomber slammed his explosives-laden car into a gathering of army recruits near a school in Aden's...
Gunmen

Aug. 16 world news summary at 0030 GMT

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BUJUMBURA -- Unidentified gunmen Sunday night ambushed a car and abducted its passengers before burning it on the road Bujumbura-Cibitoke at Gihanga, 15 km...
Yemen

Aug. 7 Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT

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TEHRAN -- Iran's Judiciary on Sunday confirmed the execution of Iranian nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri on espionage charges, state IRIB TV reported. ...
Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Aug. 7 world news summary at 0030 GMT

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RIO DE JANEIRO -- The Rio 2016 organizing committee has confirmed a suspicious package was detonated at the Olympic cycle road race venue on...
Yemen

July 31 Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT

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ADEN, Yemen -- The Yemeni government announced Sunday that its delegation to the Kuwait-based talks is ready to sign a UN-proposed agreement in a...
Yemen security forces

June 28 world news summary at GMT 0030

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LAGOS -- The police in Nigeria on Monday confirmed two suspected suicide bombers killed themselves when they were intercepted on their way to attack...
Binali Yildirim addresses his supporters at the congress of Turkish ruling Justice and Development Party in Ankara, Turkey on May 22, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

June 27 Middle East news summary at 2400 GMT

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ANKARA -- Turkey and Israel will exchange ambassadors after reaching a deal to normalise ties after a six-year diplomatic rift, Turkish Prime Minister Binali...
Yemen

May 29 Middle East news summary at 2400 GMT

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AMMAN -- King Abdullah II of Jordan appointed Hani al Mulqi as prime minister, the state-run PETRA news agency reported. (Jordan-PM) -...
Islamic State

May 15 world news summary at 1530 GMT

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BAGHDAD -- Up to seven security members and civilian workers were killed and 24 others wounded on Sunday, as Iraqi security forces foiled an...
Turkey

May 1 Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT

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ANKARA -- Two police officers were killed in a bomb attack on a police headquarters in southeastern Turkey on Sunday, Gaziantep Governor Ali Yerlikaya...
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April 27 world news summary at 0030 GMT

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WASHINGTON -- World Bank on Tuesday raised its forecast for crude oil prices in 2016 to 41 U.S. dollars per barrel, saying that the...
Drone

Prominent Al-Qaida leaders killed in US drone strikes

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Missiles were fired from a U.S. unmanned aircraft and targeted two cars carrying local commanders of the al-Qaida terrorist group near the town of...
Yemen

April 24 world news summary at 1530 GMT

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QUITO -- The Ecuadorian government on Saturday declared eight days of national mourning as the death toll from the massive earthquake that hit the...