Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:37:09 GMT
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:21:13 GMT
U of O student starts fundraiser for Yemeni refugees
- The Fulcrum
Zein Ahmed, a fourth-year biomedical sciences student at the University of Ottawa, wants to make a difference in the lives of Yemeni
refugees settling in Djibouti—and to do so, she's started a fundraiser that will run until Dec. 22. “For a while I've ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:14:18 GMT
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:47:48 GMT
What You Need to Know About the Crisis in Yemen
18-month civil war has killed about 10,000 people, and now it is pushing the country to the brink of famine. More than 21 million Yemenis — 80% of the population — are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance, according to the U.N. Drowned ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:18:00 GMT
UN envoy to reach Sana'a for another round of talks
United Nations Special Envoy to Yemen
, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, is expected to arrive in Sanaa on Thursday to meet with the rebels' delegation as part of a new a round of negotiations, Yemeni
sources said. Ould Cheikh visited Sanaa last week to push ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 05:50:20 GMT
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 04:04:02 GMT
Proposed UN resolution demands Yemen cease-fire and talks
- The Courier-Express
It was first published by Inner City Press. The U.N. special envoy to Yemen
, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, drafted the roadmap. It was immediately rejected by President Abed-Rabbo Mansour Hadi of Yemen's
internationally recognized government.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 02:38:50 GMT
Yemen: Crisis update - September 2016
After 18 months of conflict, Yemen
is a full-blown humanitarian emergency. After a short ebb in fighting due to the peace negotiations, airstrikes and ground fighting have fully resumed, with enormous consequences for the civilians. All armed actors ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 01:54:21 GMT
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 00:32:38 GMT
How America Can Genuinely Push the Saudis on Yemen
- The National Interest Online (blog)
This week, U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power took to the floor of the UN Security Council and delivered a stern warning to the combatants in Yemen's
ongoing, ever-bloody, ever-destructive civil war. It is time to stop the bloodshed, she exclaimed, come to ...