Yemen government - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Yemen government Sacked Yemeni governor departs to Saudi Arabia SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A former Yemeni governor, recently sacked by the president, departed the southern city of Aden to Saudi Arabia on Friday after forming a separatist council rejected by Yemen's internationally-recognized government, Yemeni officials said. Aidarous al-Zubaidi, along with ex-Cabinet Minister Hani Bin Braik, both known to be close to the U... Fri, 12 May 2017 18:13:00 GMT 2017-05-12T18:13:00Z Pro-secession rallies in Yemen spotlight tensions with UAE SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Thousands of southern Yemenis who support the secession of their region rallied in Aden on Thursday against the sacking of the city's governor. President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi last week fired Aden's governor, Aidarous al-Zubaidi, along with Cabinet minister Hani Bin Braik. They are both believed to be close to the United Arab Emirates, a key member of a... Thu, 04 May 2017 16:33:00 GMT 2017-05-04T16:33:00Z The Latest: US envoy at Arab summit: Mideast peace possible DEAD SEA, Jordan (AP) — The Latest on the Arab summit being held in Jordan (all times local): 8:20 p.m. Donald Trump's international envoy has told officials at an Arab summit that the U.S. president believes an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal is possible and would "reverberate positively throughout the region and the world." ... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:26:00 GMT 2017-03-29T19:26:00Z Arab autocrats: Exiled, killed or fighting for survival BEIRUT (AP) — Egypt's ousted former President Hosni Mubarak was released Friday after six years in custody but he is not the only autocratic ruler in the Middle East that was caught up in Arab Spring revolts that swept across the region in 2011. Exiled, killed or fighting for survival, here's a look at the fate of other Arab leaders and where they are now... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:59:00 GMT 2017-03-24T16:59:00Z Somalia blames Saudi-led coalition for deadly strike on boat MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia's government on Saturday blamed the Saudi-led coalition for Friday's attack on a boat that killed at least 42 Somali refugees off the coast of war-torn Yemen, calling the assault by a military vessel and a helicopter gunship "horrific." Somalia urged the United States-supported coalition to investigate. The boat was packe... Sat, 18 Mar 2017 19:15:00 GMT 2017-03-18T19:15:00Z Yemen seeks 'reassessment' of deadly US raid CAIRO (AP) — Yemen's foreign minister said Wednesday his country has asked for a "reassessment" of a U.S. raid last month that killed several women and children, but denied reports that his government has requested a suspension of American ground operations. Abdul-Malik al-Mekhlafi said that "Yemen continues to cooperate with the United States and continu... Wed, 08 Feb 2017 21:02:00 GMT 2017-02-08T21:02:00Z The Latest: Trump appeal: Aliens lack constitutional rights WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the reaction to a court order blocking U.S. President Donald Trump's ban on travelers and immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries (all times Eastern): 1:30 p.m. The Justice Department has appealed a judge's order blocking his travel ban at the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisc... Sun, 05 Feb 2017 06:37:00 GMT 2017-02-05T06:37:00Z Yemeni government forces take strategic port of Mokha SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Forces allied with the internationally-recognized government of Yemen seized control of a strategic Red Sea port on Monday after waging an assault against Shiite rebels, a top military commander said. Brig. Gen. Ahmed Seif al-Yafai said in press remarks that his forces have entered the city of Mokha, where dozens of families were seen ... Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:43:00 GMT 2017-01-23T19:43:00Z Dozens killed as fighting rages at Yemen's Red Sea strait SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Heavy fighting continued to rage Wednesday near the strategic Red Sea strait of Bab al-Mandab in western Yemen, leaving dozens dead and wounded, security officials said. Since Monday, fighters aligned with Yemen's internationally recognized President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi have been making advances and seizing more territory from Yemen's Houthi rebels, t... Wed, 11 Jan 2017 12:57:00 GMT 2017-01-11T12:57:00Z