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Mohammed Mukhashaf

Protests over Yemen's weakening currency paralyse Aden

02 Sep 2018

ADEN Hundreds of demonstrators protesting against Yemen's deteriorating economic situation and weakening currency blocked major roads and burned tyres in the southern city of Aden on Sunday, with shops and government offices closing.

At least 14 dead in attack on Yemen counter-terrorism base

25 Feb 2018

ADEN At least 14 people were killed and 40 wounded when Islamist car suicide bombers and gunmen tried to storm the headquarters of a counter-terrorism unit in the southern port city of Aden on Saturday, security and medical sources said.

South Yemen clashes abate as separatists cede bases

31 Jan 2018

ADEN Three days of deadly clashes between southern Yemeni separatists and an internationally recognised government based in the port of Aden subsided on Wednesday after fighters handed back two military bases they had seized, residents said.

Death toll rises on second day of clashes in Yemeni port of Aden

29 Jan 2018

ADEN, Yemen Four people were killed on Monday in a second day of fighting between rival factions seeking control of the southern Yemeni port city of Aden, where the internationally recognised administration is based, witnesses and officials said.

Aden gripped by fresh fighting as Yemen rivals battle for control

29 Jan 2018

ADEN, Jan 29 Fresh fighting erupted around Yemeni government facilities in Aden on Monday, witnesses said, as rival factions battled for a second day for control of the southern port city where the internationally-recognized administration is based.

Ten dead as rival Yemenis battle for control of Aden

28 Jan 2018

ADEN/MARIB, Yemen At least 10 people were killed and about 100 others were wounded as southern Yemeni separatists fought government troops in the southern city of Aden on Sunday, local medics said, deepening a rift between forces that had been on the same side.

Yemen government bans protests in Aden ahead of separatist deadline

27 Jan 2018

ADEN Yemen's internationally-recognized government said on Saturday it had banned public gatherings in Aden ahead of a deadline given by southern separatists to President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi to dismiss the cabinet.

Yemen government bans protests in Aden ahead of separatist deadline

27 Jan 2018

ADEN, Jan 27 Yemen's internationally-recognized government said on Saturday it had banned public gatherings in Aden ahead of a deadline given by southern separatists to President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi to dismiss the cabinet.

Southern Yemen separatists want Saudi-backed government overthrown

21 Jan 2018

ADEN Southern Yemeni separatists declared a state of emergency in the port city of Aden on Sunday and vowed to overthrow the internationally recognised government, the group said, in a move that puts the two allies on a collision course.

Arab coalition says will keep Yemen port open; air raids kill at least nine

20 Dec 2017

ADEN The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen said on Wednesday it would keep the Houthi-controlled Hodeidah port, vital for aid, open for a month despite a fresh missile attack against Riyadh, but it kept up air raids that killed at least nine people.

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