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Photos of Malnourished Children Show Horrors of Yemen's Forgotten War
A boy lies on a hospital bed in Yemen's port city of Al-Hudaydah. His eyes are full of life, but his skinny body tells another story: His arm is so thin that he can wrap his lips around it. His ribs stick out under his skin. He is one of 1.5 million children in Yemen who are suffering from
Yemeni Officials Say Missing American Detained by Rebels
Yemeni officials say an American who worked as an English teacher in Sanaa has been detained on suspicions of espionage
Yemeni Leader Relocates Central Bank in Blow to Rebels
Yemen's exiled president has sacked the central bank chief and ordered it relocated to the southern city of Aden, a move that would ramp up pressure on the Houthi rebels who control the capital but also bring increased hardship to millions of Yemenis
UN Says Airstrikes on Yemen Water Well Reportedly Kill 30
A U.N. official says airstrikes launched by the Saudi-led coalition on a water well in northern Yemen have reportedly killed 30 people and wounded another 17
Today in Pictures: Democracy Protest, Spring Training, Art Fair
Yemeni pro-democracy protesters chant slogans as they march during a demonstration demanding the trial of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh in Sanaa, Yemen, Feb. 28, 2013. (Hani Mohammed/AP Photo) Click to see the rest of ABC News’ Today in Pictures
Yemen's Other Crisis: Humanitarian Crisis Grows as Violence Increases
Yemen is not only one of the most dangerous countries in the world, it’s also home to one of the world’s worst humanitarian crises, according to the grim numbers offered today by State Department officials. Nearly 40 percent of the country — 10 million people...
US Escalates Drone War on al Qaeda in Yemen
ABC News’ David Kerley and Stephanie Liu report: The United States is intensifying its strikes in Yemen and increasing its presence there as it pursues al Qaeda. Two suspected U.S. drone strikes killed 11 suspected al Qaeda militants in southern Yemen Saturday, according to military...
Today In Pictures; Marilyn's Legs, Olympic Torch, Thailand Oxen, The Lakers, and Rainbows
One of the dismantled pieces of ‘Forever Marilyn’, a sculpture by Seward Johnson, is seen dismantled, as it is prepared for removal from Pioneer Court May 8, 2012 in Chicago. The stainless steel and aluminum sculpture, which stands 26 feet tall and weighs 34,000 pounds,...
White House Stands By Obama Push for Yemeni Journalist to Remain Behind Bars
White House officials Friday defended President Obama’s request that the government of Yemen keep a local journalist detained for alleged terrorist ties. Al-Sha’i had investigated a series of airstrikes in December 2009 against what Yemeni officials described as an Al Qaeda training camp in al...