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Report: 6 Yemeni Civilians Killed in 34 Saudi Airstrikes in a Single Day

Sana’a (YE) – The warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition conducted at least 34 airstrikes over the past 24 hours, killing six civilians and wounding three others, local officials told YemenExtra on Tuesday. In the Red Sea port city of Hudayda, 4 civilians were killed when the coalition warplanes launched an air raid targeting an onion […]

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Hell on Earth: Saudi Airstrikes Continue Attacking Civilians in Yemen

Sana’a (GPA) – Yemenis truly live in hell on earth as US-backed Saudi airstrikes continue attacking civilian areas. No Yemeni province is entirely immune to air attacks whether from the United States or Saudi Arabia. Saada province, however, falls victim to high levels of strikes both in frequency and intensity. Hell on Earth: The Terrorist […]

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Yemeni Resistance Fighters Capture Saudi Military Base [VIDEO]

Sana’a (GPA) – Video footage released by Yemen’s Military Media show Yemeni resistance fighters storming a Saudi military base in Najran on Wednesday. Najran lies within Saudi territory just beyond the southwestern border with Yemen. Resistance forces have expanded their operations in the region in retaliation for the ongoing Saudi airstrike campaign and aggression on the nation. […]

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MSNBC Ignores Catastrophic US-Backed War in Yemen

New York (FAIR) – For the popular US cable news network MSNBC, the largest humanitarian catastrophe in the world is apparently not worth much attention—even as the US government has played a key role in creating and maintaining that unparalleled crisis. An analysis by FAIR has found that the leading liberal cable network did not run a single segment […]

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Saudi Arabia is Reportedly Looking to Buy Israel’s Anti-missile Iron Dome System

Riyadh (YE) – Relations between Riyadh and Tel Aviv seem to be growing closer as reports suggest that Saudi Arabia is considering purchasing Israel’s anti-missile Iron Dome system. Yemeni forces often launch attacks in Saudi territory in response to the ongoing airstrike campaign, military aggression, and blockade. The Swiss paper Basler Zeitung reported this week that Saudi […]

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Yemen Warns: We Will Cut Off Red Sea Access if Aggression Continues

Sana’a (AMN) – Yemen will not hesitate to cut off the international shipping route in the Red Sea if the Saudi-led coalition will not cease with its attack against major port city Al-Hudaydah. This was said by Yemeni president Saleh Ali al-Sammad on Monday. Saleh Ali al-Sammad, who is the chairman of the Supreme Council […]

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Eleven Saudi Princes Arrested for Protesting Utility Costs

Riyadh (GPA) – A protest at a royal palace in Riyadh late last week has ended with eleven Saudi princes arrested. The privatization of the Saudi economy is continuing to affect more layers of society that the government has previously kept compliant with massive subsidies, resulting in another sign of the fracturing upper and middle classes in the […]

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New Year, New Massacre. US-backed Raids Kill and Injure Nearly 40 in Yemen

Sana’a (GPA) – Saudi Arabia and the United States rang in the New Year by massacring nearly 30 civilians in a series of air raids in Yemen’s Hodeidah province. Three separate attacks took place in a small area striking a busy market, car, and gas station. 28 civilians lost their lives and 10 more were injured. […]

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Twitter feud: UAE diplomat says Arabs won’t be led by Turkey

Abu Dhabi (MEE) – A senior UAE diplomat said on Wednesday that the Arab world would not be led by Turkey, the Gulf state’s first comment on Ankara since a quarrel broke out last week over a retweet by the Emirati foreign minister that President Tayyip Erdogan called an insult. Anwar Gargash, minister of state for foreign affairs […]

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Qatari Wahhabism vs. Saudi Wahhabism & the Perils of Top-down Change

Doha (AMN) – A multi-domed, sand-colored, architectural marvel, Doha’s biggest and national mosque, symbolizes Qatar’s complex and troubled relationship with Saudi Arabia. Its naming six years ago after an eighteenth-century Islamic scholar, Mohammed Ibn Abdul Wahhab, the founder of one of Islam’s most puritan strands, raised eyebrows, sparked controversy, and has since become an episode […]