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Confusion and outrage over Trump migrant ban as UK secures exemption
# Chaos Reigns
# Chaos Reigns

Confusion and outrage over Trump migrant ban as UK secures exemption

Jan 30th 2017, 7:45 AM 25,500 Views 94 Comments

The new American president has ruffled feathers globally with his ban on refugees from Muslim-dominated countries entering the US.

Refugees detained at airports after Trump bans them from entering US
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Refugees detained at airports after Trump bans them from entering US

Jan 28th 2017, 2:55 PM 59,458 Views 299 Comments

Trump has barred all refugees from entering the country for three months — and those from war-ravaged Syria indefinitely.

'A child under the age of 10 dying every 10 minutes' - Threat of famine in Yemen
# Conflict
# Conflict

'A child under the age of 10 dying every 10 minutes' - Threat of famine in Yemen

Jan 27th 2017, 7:40 AM 8,618 Views 50 Comments

The UN has warned that famine is now a possible scenario for 2017.

Ireland pledges €2 million in aid to victims of Yemen's devastating, never-ending, civil war
# Conflict Fallout
# Conflict Fallout

Ireland pledges €2 million in aid to victims of Yemen's devastating, never-ending, civil war

Jan 7th 2017, 10:00 PM 12,104 Views 119 Comments

Three million people have been displaced from their homes by the ongoing conflict in the gulf state.

Ireland pledges €2 million to 'forgotten humanitarian crisis' in Yemen
# Devastating War
# Devastating War

Ireland pledges €2 million to 'forgotten humanitarian crisis' in Yemen

Jan 4th 2017, 9:26 PM 12,080 Views 38 Comments

Almost 19 million Yemenis require humanitarian support, said Minister Charlie Flanagan.

A suicide bombing in Yemen has killed at least 30 soldiers
# Isis
# Isis

A suicide bombing in Yemen has killed at least 30 soldiers

Dec 18th 2016, 7:55 AM 5,534 Views 5 Comments

The camp where the explosion took place also a suicide bombing on 10 December which killed at least 45 people.

ISIS suicide bomber kills 35 Yemeni troops
# Attack
# Attack

ISIS suicide bomber kills 35 Yemeni troops

Dec 10th 2016, 5:29 PM 6,827 Views 28 Comments

Yemeni authorities have for months pressed a campaign against jihadists.

Boris Johnson accuses Saudi Arabia of being a 'puppeteer' in the Middle East's religious wars
# Allies
# Allies

Boris Johnson accuses Saudi Arabia of being a 'puppeteer' in the Middle East's religious wars

Dec 8th 2016, 11:34 AM 8,637 Views 33 Comments

Such public criticism of the Sunni power is unprecedented for a British foreign minister.

Explainer: What's happening in Yemen right now?
# Tomahawk Missiles
# Tomahawk Missiles

Explainer: What's happening in Yemen right now?

Oct 18th 2016, 7:10 AM 18,651 Views 31 Comments

The United States backs a Saudi-led coalition that is fighting the rebels loyal to the former Yemeni president.

Introducing the new UN Secretary General - a former prime minister of Portugal
# António Guterres
# António Guterres

Introducing the new UN Secretary General - a former prime minister of Portugal

Oct 14th 2016, 10:26 AM 6,724 Views 18 Comments

Antonio Guterres has pledged to make the pursuit of peace in a conflict-torn world his “over-arching priority”.

At least 60 have been killed in a suicide bomb in Yemen
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

At least 60 have been killed in a suicide bomb in Yemen

Aug 29th 2016, 9:10 AM 8,799 Views 56 Comments

Attacks in Aden are often claimed by jihadists from either Al-Qaeda or the Islamic State group, which have both taken advantage of the chaos in Yemen to make gains in southern and southeastern regions.

At least 10 children have been killed in an airstrike on school in Yemen
# Peace Talks
# Peace Talks

At least 10 children have been killed in an airstrike on school in Yemen

Aug 14th 2016, 5:49 PM 8,722 Views 44 Comments

Aid group Doctors Without Borders condemned the attack, saying that all of the children killed were between eight and 15 years old.

25 police recruits killed by suicide bomber in Yemen
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

25 police recruits killed by suicide bomber in Yemen

May 15th 2016, 11:41 AM 8,680 Views 58 Comments

In a separate incident, at least seven people were killed by suicide bombers in Iraq.

Atrocities you probably haven't heard about through the media
# Opinion
# Opinion

Atrocities you probably haven't heard about through the media

Apr 7th 2016, 8:00 AM 1,680 Views 138 Comments

Brutality in Saudi Arabia, Yemen and elsewhere has been largely overlooked by western media outlets, Julien Mercille writes.

Born in the middle of a war, this baby starved to death after just five months of life
# Yemen
# Yemen

Born in the middle of a war, this baby starved to death after just five months of life

Apr 2nd 2016, 11:15 AM 36,057 Views 44 Comments

“He didn’t cry and there were no tears, just stiff”.

Pope Francis condemns 'senseless and diabolical' terrorist attack on elderly care home
# Yemen
# Yemen

Pope Francis condemns 'senseless and diabolical' terrorist attack on elderly care home

Mar 5th 2016, 3:20 PM 18,470 Views 58 Comments

16 people were killed in the attack including four nuns.

Man held at Guantánamo Bay for 13 years in case of mistaken identity
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Man held at Guantánamo Bay for 13 years in case of mistaken identity

Dec 2nd 2015, 8:58 AM 17,197 Views 31 Comments

Mustafa al-Aziz al-Shamiri has been detained at the camp without charge.

Human rights group calls for the west to stop supplying arms to those 'committing war crimes'
# Yemen
# Yemen

Human rights group calls for the west to stop supplying arms to those 'committing war crimes'

Oct 7th 2015, 7:16 AM 7,019 Views 20 Comments

American allies Saudi Arabia and the UAE are leading the coalition battling rebels in Yemen.

The 18 most 'miserable' countries in the world
# Misery Index
# Misery Index

The 18 most 'miserable' countries in the world

Sep 20th 2015, 5:00 PM 49,078 Views 56 Comments

There are a few surprises in here.

Abandoned dead bodies are a horrible but very real problem of war
# Yemen
# Yemen

Abandoned dead bodies are a horrible but very real problem of war

Aug 22nd 2015, 9:45 AM 13,486 Views 19 Comments

Look at Yemen today.

Bombed, embargoed, displaced - life inside war-torn Yemen
# Conflict
# Conflict

Bombed, embargoed, displaced - life inside war-torn Yemen

Jul 18th 2015, 10:00 PM 8,676 Views 12 Comments

Over a million Yemenis have been displaced as a result of ongoing conflict.

Man who masterminded Charlie Hebdo massacre has been killed in a drone strike
# War On Terror
# War On Terror

Man who masterminded Charlie Hebdo massacre has been killed in a drone strike

May 8th 2015, 7:19 AM 16,265 Views 102 Comments

Nasser bin Ali al-Ansi was killed last month.

Video captures Yemeni arms dump being completely blown apart
# Shock And Awe
# Shock And Awe

Video captures Yemeni arms dump being completely blown apart

Apr 20th 2015, 12:42 PM 8,762 Views 21 Comments

The capital Sanaa has been rocked by air-strikes.

At least 77 children killed in the past 14 days
# Yemen
# Yemen

At least 77 children killed in the past 14 days

Apr 9th 2015, 12:17 PM 5,082 Views 16 Comments

Over 100,000 people have left their homes in Yemen in search of safer places to stay.

Irish citizen evacuated from Yemen with the help of China
# Rebels
# Rebels

Irish citizen evacuated from Yemen with the help of China

Apr 3rd 2015, 1:28 PM 12,040 Views 20 Comments

225 people from ten different countries were evacuated.

Saudi air strikes on Yemen have "dramatically worsened" the situation there
# Yemen
# Yemen

Saudi air strikes on Yemen have "dramatically worsened" the situation there

Mar 26th 2015, 2:00 PM 14,866 Views 50 Comments

The beleaguered Middle Eastern state is facing civil war.

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Mar 26th 2015, 12:52 PM 6,689 Views 0 Comments

All of the news, none of the waiting.

You need to read about Yemen...
# Explainer
# Explainer

You need to read about Yemen...

Mar 23rd 2015, 9:30 PM 30,664 Views 43 Comments

What do you know about what’s going on? Catch up here.

American troops evacuated from Yemen as civil war approaches
# Crisis
# Crisis

American troops evacuated from Yemen as civil war approaches

Mar 22nd 2015, 8:39 AM 12,692 Views 50 Comments

The advance of rebel forces has continued.

Suicide bombings that killed 142 'just the tip of the iceberg' ISIS warns
# Yemen Blasts
# Yemen Blasts

Suicide bombings that killed 142 'just the tip of the iceberg' ISIS warns

Mar 20th 2015, 5:55 PM 11,731 Views 44 Comments

Bombers have attacked mosques in Yemen’s capital, killing scores and wounding more than 300 people.

Masked gunmen have captured the Yemeni president's chief of staff
# Uprising
# Uprising

Masked gunmen have captured the Yemeni president's chief of staff

Jan 17th 2015, 11:13 AM 7,883 Views 23 Comments

The abductors are believed to be Shiite militiamen.

Al Qaeda in Yemen claims responsibility for Charlie Hebdo attack
# Je Suis Charlie
# Je Suis Charlie

Al Qaeda in Yemen claims responsibility for Charlie Hebdo attack

Jan 14th 2015, 9:56 AM 9,995 Views 101 Comments

One of the terror group’s leaders said it was an act of vengeance.

At least 30 dead as car bomb explodes outside police academy
# Yemen
# Yemen

At least 30 dead as car bomb explodes outside police academy

Jan 7th 2015, 10:34 AM 5,661 Views 14 Comments

The attack struck as dozens of Yemenis queued to join the police academy in the centre of the capital.

Ireland to give €3 million to 'forgotten emergencies'
# Helping Out
# Helping Out

Ireland to give €3 million to 'forgotten emergencies'

Dec 29th 2014, 12:49 PM 7,230 Views 24 Comments

“These crises are not well-known situations, but the needs are very real”.

Al Qaida threatens to kill US hostage and mocks 'foolish' rescue attempt
# Luke Somers
# Luke Somers

Al Qaida threatens to kill US hostage and mocks 'foolish' rescue attempt

Dec 4th 2014, 11:04 PM 14,346 Views 35 Comments

“I’m certain that my life is in danger…If anything can be done, please let it be done.”

Ireland makes the top 10 in global study on gender gap
# Mind The Gap
# Mind The Gap

Ireland makes the top 10 in global study on gender gap

Oct 28th 2014, 8:41 AM 10,418 Views 16 Comments

Iceland came out on top while Yemen was listed last.

Two suicide bombs kill nearly 70 people in Yemen
# Al-Tahrir Square
# Al-Tahrir Square

Two suicide bombs kill nearly 70 people in Yemen

Oct 9th 2014, 8:58 PM 6,051 Views 15 Comments

At least 47 people were killed in Sanaa, while 20 soldiers are dead after a separate bombing.

Obama warns that Iraqi extremists could destabalise other countries
# ISIL
# ISIL

Obama warns that Iraqi extremists could destabalise other countries

Jun 22nd 2014, 5:55 PM 6,009 Views 88 Comments

The US President has said the unrest in Iraq could spill over in other countries such as Jordan.