Showing posts with label United Arab Emirates. Show all posts
Showing posts with label United Arab Emirates. Show all posts

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Amnesty accuses UAE of war crimes in Yemen

Amnesty accuses UAE of war crimes in Yemen
An international rights group is calling for an investigation into alleged disappearances, torture and likely deaths in prisons and "network of secret detention facilities" run by the United Arab Emirates and allied militias in southern Yemen.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

U.S. lawmaker holds back support for munitions sale to Gulf allies, due to Yemen

Yemen
A top U.S. Senate Democrat said on Thursday he cannot support for now a Trump administration plan to sell high-tech munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates over concerns about the war in Yemen, a decision that could derail the sale.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Saudi-led Coalition Forces Enter Hodeidah Airport in Yemen - Reports

Saudi-led Coalition Forces Enter Hodeidah Airport in Yemen - Reports
The Yemeni military backed by the Saudi-led coalition launched an offensive to seize Hodeidah from the Houthis on June 13 after the Shiite rebels had failed to respond to the government's offer to withdraw from the port city in order to peacefully resolve the conflict.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Turkey slams UAE’s foreign minister for accusations about "Operation"/invasion/looting Olive Branch

"Operation"/invasion/looting Olive Branch
The Turkish Foreign Ministry on March 20 criticized the United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan for his remarks that Turkey’s military operation in Syria is “a threat to the Arab world.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Clashes in S. Yemen abate as separatists cede 2 military bases

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

Monday, January 29, 2018

Yemen's complicated war just got more complicated

Yemen's complicated war
Yemen's southern coastal city of Aden has been gripped by days of fighting after armed separatist forces - backed by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) - moved against the internationally recognised government.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

"Former" Lebanese PM Hariri returns to Saudi Arabia after visiting UAE

"Former" Lebanese PM Hariri returns to Saudi Arabia after visiting UAE
Saad Hariri, Lebanon's prime minister who suddenly resigned over the weekend, has reportedly returned to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, after visiting the United Arab Emirates, where he met a top official, his office said Tuesday.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Yemeni militants threaten to attack UAE capital

Yemeni militants threaten to attack UAE capital
Yeman’s Ansar Allah Houthi movement has threatened to attack the capital of United Arab Emirates and step up its military action in Saudi Arabia, the Alsumaria News Iraqi satellite TV network reported on Saturday evening.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

US Interrogates Detainees in Secret Yemen Prisons

Hundreds of Yemeni people have disappeared into a secret network of prisons in southern Yemen where abuse is routine and torture extreme - including the "grill," in which the victim is tied to a spit like a roast and spun in a circle of fire.

Friday, May 12, 2017

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Saturday, June 18, 2016

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

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