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Posts Tagged ‘Yemen’

Starving girl shows impact of Yemen war, economic collapse

Posted on Friday, 15 February 2019 10:24 AM | No Comments
Displaced by war, starving and living under a tree, 12-year-old Fatima Qoba weighed just 10kg when she was carried into a Yemeni malnutrition clinic. “All the fat reserves in her body...

Diphtheria kills 48, infects more than 500 in Yemen – WHO

Posted on Wednesday, 10 January 2018 09:17 PM | No Comments
At least 514 people in Yemen are believed to have been infected with diphtheria, with the disease killing 48 of them since the outbreak began in mid-august, as reported by...

U.S. Supreme Court tosses one travel ban ruling

Posted on Wednesday, 11 October 2017 05:01 PM | No Comments
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday threw out an appeals court ruling that struck down President Donald Trump’s previous temporary travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority nations countries that have now...

Trump signs proclamation restricting travel from 8 countries

Posted on Monday, 25 September 2017 05:59 PM | No Comments
US President Donald Trump on Sunday signed the new rules, which will impact the citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen and will take effect...

U.N. pushes Syria, Yemen peace amid ‘worrying’ Saudi break with Iran

Posted on Tuesday, 5 January 2016 05:33 PM | No Comments
The United Nations worked quickly on Monday to salvage fragile international bids to broker peace in Syria and Yemen from a spillover of tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran after...

Ilang Filipino repatriates, plano pa ring bumalik sa Yemen

Posted on Friday, 17 April 2015 07:57 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Sakaling matigil na ang kaguluhan sa Yemen, may ilan pa ring Filipino repatriates ang nagbabalak na bumalik upang magtrabaho. Katwiran ni Eric de Asis, isa sa mga...

Egypt and Saudi Arabia discuss maneuvers as Yemen battles rage

Posted on Wednesday, 15 April 2015 04:47 PM | No Comments
ADEN | BY MOHAMED MUKASHAF (Reuters) – The U.N. Security Council on Tuesday imposed an arms embargo targeting the Iran-allied Houthi rebels who now control most of Yemen as battles...

78 OFW mula sa Yemen, dumating na sa bansa

Posted on Tuesday, 14 April 2015 04:47 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Alas-nuebe kinse nitong umaga ng Martes dumating ang eroplanong sinakyan ng pitumpu’t walong Filipino mula sa bansang Yemen. Kabilang sa mga sakay ng PAL PR Flight 655...

Heavy clashes on Saudi-Yemeni border; Hadi government pleads for troops

Posted on Wednesday, 1 April 2015 05:46 AM | No Comments
(Reuters) – Saudi troops clashed with Yemeni Houthi fighters on Tuesday in the heaviest exchange of cross-border fire since the start of a Saudi-led air offensive last week, while Yemen’s...

Warplanes hit Yemen’s Sanaa overnight, after dawn: residents

Posted on Monday, 30 March 2015 04:35 PM | No Comments
(Reuters) – Warplanes struck the Yemeni capital of Sanaa overnight and after daybreak on Monday, residents said, the fifth day of a campaign by Saudi-led forces against Houthi forces opposed...