Yemen Newslinks 5 August 2011

5 August 2011 — williambowles.info

Tribe digs in as army advances on Yemen capital
AFP
Tribes wield much influence in impoverished Yemen, where the Hashid is a heavily armed tribal confederation capable of rallying and financing thousands of fighters. The Bakil is the other main tribal confederation.
http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5gdjqMPA17H28aC_L8SjgtKkGvNNQ?docId=CNG.295eadd7a57a513209fd6cf0da430227.221

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Yemen Newslinks 3 August 2011

3 August 2011 — williambowles.info

Latest word from Yemen’s ill president doesn’t allay tensions
MiamiHerald.com
By ADAM BARON SANAA, Yemen — When Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh left for medical treatment in Saudi Arabia on June 5 after suffering severe injuries in a bomb attack on his compound, many in the impoverished Arabian Peninsula nation breathed a …
http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/08/03/2343044/latest-word-from-yemens-ill-president.html

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Yemen Newslinks 26 July 2011

26 July 2011 — williambowles.info

12 suspected Qaeda militants killed in south Yemen
DAWN.com
File Photo by AP ADEN: Twelve suspected al Qaeda militants were killed in overnight bombings and clashes near Zinjibar, the capital of Abyan province in south Yemen, a military officer and a local official said on Tuesday. “The Yemeni air force carried …

http://www.dawn.com/2011/07/26/12-suspected-qaeda-militants-killed-in-south-yemen.html

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Yemen Newslinks 13 July 2011

13 July 2011 — williambowles.info

YEMEN: TV appearance sparks fresh wave of violence
IRINnews.org
SANA’A, 13 July 2011 (IRIN) – A surprise 7 July appearance on Yemeni state TV by President Ali Abdullah Saleh is behind a recent country-wide spike in violence, say observers. Analyst Adel al-Shujaa said the TV appearance surprised opposition leaders …
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Yemen Newslinks 29-30 June 2011

30 June 2011 — williambowles.info

Yemeni VP unsure about Saleh’s return.
CNN
Sanaa, Yemen (CNN) — The Yemeni government has lost control over five provinces, and security in the country is deteriorating, the nation’s acting president told CNN in an exclusive interview Wednesday. In his first interview with a Western TV network …
http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/06/29/yemen.vice.president/

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Yemen Newslinks for 16-17 June 2011

16 June 2011 — williambowles.info

17 June

Yemeni government says Saleh to return from Saudi Arabia soon
Reuters
Anti-government protesters shout slogans during a demonstration to demand the ouster of Yemen’s President Ali Abdullah Saleh in the southern city of Taiz June 16, 2011. SANAA (Reuters) – Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, taken to Saudi Arabia for …
http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/06/17/us-yemen-idUSTRE73L1PP20110617

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Yemen Newslinks for 15 June 2011: CIA to send armed drones into Yemen

15 June 2011 — williambowles.info

UN official calls for Syria probe…US preps for Yemen problems
9&10 News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is getting ready in case the worst happens in Yemen. The US is building a secret CIA air base in the Persian Gulf region to target al-Qaida terrorists there in case anti-American factions win the Yemeni power …
http://www.9and10news.com/Category/Story/?id=294090&cID=3

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Yemen Newslinks 14 June 2011: CIA Plans Drone Strikes in Yemen

14 June 2011 — williambowles.info

Yemen president health stable but suffers throat problem, prime minister very …
Washington Post
By AP, SANAA, Yemen — A senior Yemeni official in the Saudi capital says
President Ali Abdullah Saleh has developed a problem with his throat but that his overall condition is stable. Saleh is being treated in Riyadh along with several to government …
http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle-east/yemen-president-health-stable-but-suffers-throat-problem-prime-minister-very-critical/2011/06/14/AGBHmLUH_story.html

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Yemen Newslinks for 13 June 2011

13 June 2011 — williambowles.info

Yemen’s opposition ‘in power transfer talks’
Aljazeera.net
Opposition sources in Yemen say that they are in talks with Abed Rabbu Mansour Hadi, the vice president, to discuss a transfer of power within a transitional period. The sources said they are worried that President Ali Abdullah Saleh’s son and …
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/middleeast/2011/06/201161391749979150.html

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Yemen Newslinks 9-11 June 2011

11 June 2011 — williambowles.info

11 June 2011

10 June 2011

9 June 2011

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