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Al-Qaeda’s air war in Yemen

Yemen’s president Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi and the commander of the country’s Air Force, Brigadier Rashid Al-Janad, have responded to …

Trapped in Limbo

In 2008, the then fresh-faced US presidential hopeful Barack Obama promised to shut down the detention center that had become …

A Martyr’s Funeral

Fourteen-year-old Ezzuddin has never met his father, but on the morning of Sunday, 16 December, his uncles and other family …

Yemen’s Turn

Yemen will hold a presidential election on 21 February. Yet opposition groups lack unity, sporadic fighting continues in the south, …

Saleh for Sale

President Ali Abdullah Saleh has finally left Yemen, and now the Yemenis along with the international community must make sure …

Ceasefire in Yemen

The international spotlight alighted, then lingered, on Yemen this past week. On 21 October—the day after the capture and then …

Defeat for Al-Qaeda?

The notion that somehow the Arab Spring has defeated Al-Qaeda (AQ) and undermined its ideology is not only simplistic and …