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Yemen Raid Targeted Al Qaeda Leader Qassim Al-Rimi

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 6, 2017 at 8:00pm 2/6/2017 at 8:00pm

Military intelligence officers have told NBC News that the Navy SEAL raid in Yemen targeted al-Qaeda leader Qassim al-Rimi.

Unfortunately, he survived the attack.

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Report: U.S. Military Retaliated Against Yemen Rebel Attack on USS Mason

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 9:00am 10/13/2016 at 9:00am
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The Obama Administration’s foreign policies have lit fires all over the world. Mid-2015, we covered the civil war in Yemen. As a reminder:

The fighting in Yemen pits the Houthis and allied troops loyal to Saleh against southern separatists, local and tribal militias, Sunni Islamic militants and loyalists of exiled President Abed...

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Saudi Arabia Blackmails UN Over Children’s Rights Abuse List

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at 1:00pm 6/8/2016 at 1:00pm

The United Nations has shown they care more about money than children’s rights as they removed Saudi Arabia from a list of countries who committed atrocities in Yemen.

The kingdom threatened to pull money from numerous UN programs if they remained on the list. UN General Secretary Ban Ki-moon immediately gave into...

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Last Yemeni Jews arrive in Israel with 600-year old Torah Scroll

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 21, 2016 at 9:00pm 3/21/2016 at 9:00pm
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Among the last remaining Yemeni Jews secretly were rescued and brought to Israel to escape persecution and increased danger in Yemen.

The once thriving Yemeni Jewish community of over 50,000 mostly were rescued just after Israel’s founding, in what became known as Operation Magic Carpet. Watch...

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Negotiations continue as war in Yemen rages on

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 11:40am 6/24/2015 at 11:40am

Representatives from the Yemeni southern separatist movement are meeting in Oman this week with Houthi officials in an attempt to stall the fighting that has led to a humanitarian crisis in the impoverished nation. In addition, a coalition loyal to former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has headed to Moscow for...

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Saudi Arabia facing tough choices in Yemen

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 6:15pm 6/11/2015 at 6:15pm

Every headline today concerning Saudi Arabia and the conflict in Yemen contains the words “crunch time.”

Every. Single. One.

It’s an accurate assessment, of course, and it does a good job of describing the urgency that Saudi and western powers are finding themselves operating under.

Saudi Arabia has now spent 11...

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Houthi rebels release American hostage

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 1, 2015 at 2:45pm 6/1/2015 at 2:45pm

Finally—a hostage crisis that didn’t end in bloodshed. (Yet.)

Today Houthi rebels released the first of several American hostages currently being held in Yemen. Casey L. Coombs was held by the Iranian-backed group for two weeks in the capital city of Sanaa before his family was informed of his successful transfer out...

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India assists Americans evacuating Yemen in wake of weak State Department response

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 5:00pm 4/8/2015 at 5:00pm

One has to ask, what exactly is going on at the US State Department?

We have been following the deterioration of Yemen for months. Despite the obvious dangers to American citizens within this country, I guess our bureaucrats decided they really didn’t need an evacuation plan.

Fortunately, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and ...

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