Yemeni

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jul 19th, 2013
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By Yalda Hakim, Efta is just 17 but has experienced shocking brutality.   The Ethiopian teenager survived a treacherous boat journey being smuggled across the Red Sea.   But on reaching Yemen, she was kidnapped and driven at gunpoint to a mud brick house.   She said: “They tortur...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jul 2nd, 2013
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(Reuters) – An Iranian ship laden with arms seized by Yemeni authorities in January may also have been bound for Somalia, according to a confidential U.N. report seen by Reuters on Monday. Yemeni forces intercepted the ship, the Jihan 1, off Yemen’s coast on Jan. 23. U.S. and Yemeni offic...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Mar 15th, 2013
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Many Africans from war-torn Somalia and Ethiopia seek their luck across the sea in Yemen. Luck they hardly find. Racism they do. The black man on the bus, they pat him on the head and push him in the back. They make jokes about his pronunciation of the name of the market he is going […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Nov 5th, 2012
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Yemen’s proximity to the eastern coast of Africa has led to the influx of refugees from embattled African countries‭.‬ A new report released by the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) found that approximately 51,000 Ethiopian refugees entered Yemen since the end of July. Yemen has continued to see an influx...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Nov 2nd, 2012
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by Katy Migiro (AlertNet) – Migrants travelling from the Horn of Africa to Yemen in search of a better life are regularly   Ethiopian migrants sleep out in the open near a transit centre where they wait to be repatriated in the western Yemeni town of Haradh, on the border with Saudi Arabia, Marc...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Feb 27th, 2012
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Sana’a – Aides to Ali Abdullah Saleh said on Monday that the ousted Yemeni president plans to go into exile in Ethiopia, as pressures mounted on him to depart the country for fear of sparking new cycles of violence. The news that the longtime Yemeni leader might leave to Ethiopia marks the late...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Jan 3rd, 2011
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Up to 80 African migrants are feared to have drowned off the south coast of Yemen after their boats capsized, Yemeni officials say. The migrants, mostly from Ethiopia, were travelling in two boats which were hit by strong wind and waves, the Interior Ministry said in a statement. Three Somali migrant...
By benim
In Asia
Dec 26th, 2010
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Asssange has told the British Sunday Times that he will write his memoirs as part of a book deal worth up to 1 million pounds (1.5 million dollars). Mr. Assange, who is currently under a form of house arrest in Britain, says he needs the money to pay his legal bills. The [&he...
By benim
In Asia
Dec 25th, 2010
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The whistleblower has released its much-anticipated Iraq War logs, a massive trove of nearly 400,000 files that constitute the biggest leak of military secrets in U.S. history. From unreported cases of torture to a potential coverup involving the imprisoned American hikers in Iran, see what’s in the ...
By benim
In WikiLeaks Cables
Dec 24th, 2010
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The whistleblower’s latest document dump exposes Saudi Arabia’s plot against Iran, a corrupt Afghan’s $52 million payday, Putin and Berlusconi’s “bromance,” and more. See nine of the most startling details. 1. Yemen Takes the Fall for U.S. Drones Leaked documents reveal that Yemen has been covering u...