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Mohammed Ghobari

Mohammed Ghobari

    Rebels welcome government's concessions, but still hold Yemeni president 'prisoner'
    Rebels welcome government's concessions, but still hold Yemeni president 'prisoner'
    Yemen's Houthi rebels welcomed on Thursday proposed concessions by the government on power-sharing but their gunmen still held positions outside...
    Five militants killed in fresh clashes in Yemen
    Five militants killed in fresh clashes in Yemen
    Thea Yemen defence ministry official and residents said on Tuesday a separate incident, two gunmen riding a motorbike shot dead Brigadier Fadel...
    US air raids kill al-Qaeda fighters in Yemen
    US air raids kill al-Qaeda fighters in Yemen
    United States drone attacks have killed at least 20 al-Qaeda-linked fighters including some of their leaders, tribal sources said on Saturday,...
    CIA drone kills US-born al-Qaeda cleric in Yemen
    CIA drone kills US-born al-Qaeda cleric in Yemen
    Anwar al-Awlaki, a US-born cleric linked to al-Qaeda, was killed in a CIA drone strike in Yemen on Friday, US officials said, removing a "global...
    Yemen's Saleh calls for early elections
    Yemen's Saleh calls for early elections
    Yemeni President Abdullah Ali Saleh called for early elections on Sunday in his first speech since returning to Yemen but his latest peace formula...
    Clashes escalate in Yemen after crackdown
    Clashes escalate in Yemen after crackdown
    Soldiers opposed to President Ali Abdullah Saleh exchanged heavy fire with government troops in the centre of Sanaa on Monday, as violence...
    Fears of civil war in Yemen as dozens die
    Fears of civil war in Yemen as dozens die
    Dozens of Yemenis were killed in overnight gun battles in the capital, a government official said on Thursday, as fighting aimed at toppling...
    Protesters vow escalation as Saleh promises to quit
    Protesters vow escalation as Saleh promises to quit
    Yemeni protesters demanding President Ali Abdullah Saleh's immediate resignation vowed to step up street protests and voiced suspicions that...
    Yemen's Saleh agrees to quit in return for immunity
    Yemen's Saleh agrees to quit in return for immunity
    Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh agreed on Saturday to step down in weeks in return for immunity from prosecution but it was unclear if the...
    Ruling party defectors rally against Yemen's Saleh
    Ruling party defectors rally against Yemen's Saleh
    Members of Yemen's ruling party, including three former ministers, formed a new bloc on Monday to support protests against the rule of President...
    Thousands of women protest over Saleh remarks
    Thousands of women protest over Saleh remarks
    Thousands of Yemeni women protested in Sana'a and other cities on Saturday, enraged by President Ali Abdullah Saleh's remarks it was against Islam...
    Yemen tensions on the boil as protests escalate
    Yemen tensions on the boil as protests escalate
    Opponents of Yemen's president stepped up a campaign on Friday to force him out, but Ali Abdullah Saleh was defiant, urging the opposition to join...