Yemen http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19023/all en Have Yemen protests reached a turning point? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/yemen/110217/have-yemen-protests-reached-turning-point <p> In the largest demonstration yet, about 5,000 anti-government protesters gathered near Sanaa University. The large numbers appear to mark a turning point for those clamoring for revolution.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/yemen/110217/have-yemen-protests-reached-turning-point" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Yemen Middle East Thu, 17 Feb 2011 18:23:00 +0000 Jeb Boone 5624590 at http://www.globalpost.com Yemen forces open fire in Sanaa http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/middle-east/110219/yemen-protests-sanaa <p> Following reports of shootings during demonstrations in the cities of Aden and Taiz, this is the first instance of protesters being shot in the capital, Sanaa.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/middle-east/110219/yemen-protests-sanaa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Yemen Middle East Sat, 19 Feb 2011 17:05:00 +0000 Jeb Boone 5625504 at http://www.globalpost.com Tunisia asks Saudi Arabia to extradite Ben Ali, if not dead (UPDATES) (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/africa/110220/tunisia-ben-ali-extradition-saudi-arabia <p> Thousands protested in Tunis on Sunday demanding that the caretaker government, led by Ben Ali ally Mohamed Ghannouchi, resign.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/africa/110220/tunisia-ben-ali-extradition-saudi-arabia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Arab Spring Dictators Egypt Libya Tunisia Yemen Middle East Saudi Arabia Sun, 20 Feb 2011 23:08:00 +0000 News Desk 5625640 at http://www.globalpost.com Yemen: Students hold sit-in to call for resignation of Ali Abdullah Saleh http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/yemen/110221/yemen-students-protests <p> The atmosphere was jovial in Sanaa as thousands of students sang and danced their way through the night. The protests in Yemen are now in their 10th day.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/yemen/110221/yemen-students-protests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Yemen Politics Middle East Mon, 21 Feb 2011 18:58:00 +0000 Tom Finn 5625789 at http://www.globalpost.com Continuing Yemen protests http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5625800 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Since Mubarak resigned, Yemenis have marched against the regime in Sanaa.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Portia Walker and Joshua Maricich </div> </div> </div> <p>In Sanaa, Yemen, the protests march on.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="360" height="270" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/yemen-student-protests-2011-02-21_0.jpg?1298328684" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2011:02:21 14:37</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("1e253c3ec38f7", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Yemen Middle East Mon, 21 Feb 2011 19:37:00 +0000 Portia Walker and Joshua Maricich 5625800 at http://www.globalpost.com Yemen protesters shot dead at Sanaa University http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/yemen/110223/yemen-sanaa-university-protests <p> One anti-government demonstrator clutching two fistfuls of spent AK-47 rounds screamed, &ldquo;This is the beginning.&rdquo;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/yemen/110223/yemen-sanaa-university-protests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Yemen Middle East Wed, 23 Feb 2011 16:51:44 +0000 Jeb Boone 5626331 at http://www.globalpost.com Two options for Yemen on the brink http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110301/yemen-saleh-civil-war <p> The warning that any minute now Yemen will collapse into a horrific civil war, has become almost cliche these last few days.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110301/yemen-saleh-civil-war" target="_blank">read more</a></p> World Leaders Yemen Conflict Zones Middle East Tue, 01 Mar 2011 14:49:00 +0000 Haley Sweetland Edwards 5627648 at http://www.globalpost.com Yemen: Islamic party shows up at protests http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110301/yemen-islamic-party--sanaa-protests <p> Despite demonstrations that drew thousands today in Yemen&#39;s capital, some say the protests are devolving and starting to feel like a festival.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110301/yemen-islamic-party--sanaa-protests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Yemen Middle East Tue, 01 Mar 2011 19:00:48 +0000 Tom Finn 5627777 at http://www.globalpost.com Yemen leader may accept opposition plan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110303/yemen-president-saleh-protests <p> Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh may accept a plan that would pave the way for his exit from power and for political reforms.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110303/yemen-president-saleh-protests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring World Leaders Yemen Middle East Thu, 03 Mar 2011 18:13:00 +0000 Tom Finn 5628291 at http://www.globalpost.com Gender issues crucial to Yemen reform http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/opinion/110307/gender-issues-should-be-yemen-reform <p> International Women&rsquo;s Day, March 8, is a time to acknowledge that Middle Eastern women have an opportunity to improve gender rights.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/opinion/110307/gender-issues-should-be-yemen-reform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Yemen Opinion Tue, 08 Mar 2011 17:44:00 +0000 By Lauren Serpe 5629144 at http://www.globalpost.com Protestors in Yemen clash with security forces http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5629551 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Raw Feed: Violent clash marks turning point for Yemen's protest movement.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Tom Finn </div> </div> </div> <p>Video: Violent clash with uniformed security agents could mark a turning point for Yemen's protest movement.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="640" height="360" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/5a39068b6ff37-original.jpg?1299691112" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2011:03:09 13:41</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("5a39068b6ff37", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Arab Spring Yemen Middle East Video Wed, 09 Mar 2011 18:41:26 +0000 Tom Finn 5629551 at http://www.globalpost.com Doctors in Yemen say nerve gas used on protesters http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110309/yemen-violence-protests-sanaa-nerve-gas <p> Whether or not an illegal substance was used to gas protesters, Tuesday&rsquo;s violence marked a turning point for the country&rsquo;s protest movement.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110309/yemen-violence-protests-sanaa-nerve-gas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Yemen Conflict Zones Middle East Wed, 09 Mar 2011 19:18:00 +0000 Tom Finn and Shatha Al-Harazi 5629562 at http://www.globalpost.com Yemen: Protesters attacked as police storm site http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110312/yemen-protesters-police-square <p> &quot;It felt like a massacre, there were police teams in official uniforms and plain clothes police and they were attacking the protesters. They used tear gas and gunfire and chased some people out into the streets.&quot;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110312/yemen-protesters-police-square" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Yemen Middle East Sat, 12 Mar 2011 10:34:27 +0000 News Desk 5630267 at http://www.globalpost.com Yemen: Anatomy of a protest http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5630993 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Video: A look at protesters at Sana'a University, the hub of the movement </p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Tom Finn </div> </div> </div> <p>A look at how the protesters amassing in Yemen's capital continue to organize, despite several violent crackdowns.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="640" height="360" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/96da8b399cdbb-original.jpg?1300239070" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2011:03:16 06:31</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("96da8b399cdbb", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Arab Spring Yemen Middle East Wed, 16 Mar 2011 10:31:00 +0000 Tom Finn 5630993 at http://www.globalpost.com Scores dead in Yemen after snipers open fire on protesters (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110318/yemen-protest-guns-cnn-video <p> Tens of thousands of protesters gathered in cities across Yemen on Friday, from the southern port city of Aden to Hodeida in the west.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/110318/yemen-protest-guns-cnn-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Yemen Middle East Fri, 18 Mar 2011 14:30:30 +0000 Jeb Boone and News Desk 5631638 at http://www.globalpost.com