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What You Need To Read To Understand The Crisis In Yemen
World  (tags: Human Rights, Civil Liberties, war, violence, government, politics, world, interesting, humans, Houthi Rebels, Yemen, ISIS, Sunnis, Al Qaeda, middle-east, ethics, death, conflict, freedoms, news )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The rapidly escalating crisis in Yemen continues to bring chaos to the country as forces of the Shiite Houthi militia drive south in an aim to take the port city of Aden. Their advance has forced President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi to flee from Aden to ...
Yemen: Over 100 Dead in Suicide Bombings at Houthi Mosques in Sana'a
World  (tags: Yemen, Terrorism, Mosque, Bombings, Houthi, ISIS )

Brian
- 4 days ago - theguardian.com
At least 126 people reported killed in attacks claimed by Isis affiliate in Yemeni capital, which was overrun by Houthi militia in September.
Greed, Brutality, and An Unraveling Coup in Yemen
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, society, middle-east, Yemen )

Cal
- 43 days ago - news.vice.com
After months of relentless activity, Yemen's "slow-burning coup" is nearing the endgame.
Pentagon Loses Track of Weaponry Sent to Yemen in Recent Years
World  (tags: Yemen, US military, Middle East and North Africa, Obama administration )

Judy
- 52 days ago - theguardian.com
Chaos in the functionally leaderless country has seen Houthi rebels reportedly take control of Yemeni military's arms depots and bases
Why Is Yemen So Violent? Because It Is So Poor and Thirsty
World  (tags: poverty, violence, Yemen, world, violence, society, politics, humanrights, news, middle-east )

Cal
- 109 days ago - thenation.com
Since 2012 a little over half of Yemenis have been below the poverty line. About half of children are malnourished and a third are estimated to go to bed hungry each night.
After An Errant Drone Strike in Yemen, a Trail of Secret Meetings and U.S. Cash
World  (tags: Yemen, drone strikes, innocent victims, U.S. Government, CIA, compensating drone victims )

Judy
- 133 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Last summer one relative got a startling offer, one that may provide a revealing look into how the CIA conducts damage control for lethal mistakes in its covert targeted-killing program.
'Welcome to Hell:' African Migrants Held for Ransom in Yemen's Torture Camps
World  (tags: human trafficking, yemen, torture, world, politics, society, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, violence, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 305 days ago - news.vice.com
African migrants traveling through Yemen are regularly held by human traffickers and tortured, sometimes fatally, until their families pay ransom for their freedom.
Yemen: End Child Marriages By Enacting and Enforcing a Minimum Age of Marriage Law
World  (tags: women, equality, girls, petitions, Yemen, civil rights, marriage )

Freya
- 554 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
My message to other parents is that they should not think of marrying their daughters at a young age, girls should go to school. I don't want any girl to suffer as I did. Girls should be educated in order to be able to live happily and in dignity.
Ask the Yemeni Government to End Forced Child Marriage
World  (tags: Yemen, Rawan, 8 year old, marriage, Islam, Muslims, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, girls, crime, death, freedoms, middle-east, society, violence )

Ge
- 558 days ago - e-activist.com
Aged 8, Rawan was sold by her parents, and forced into a marriage with a man five times her age. The injuries her young body sustained from her "wedding night" resulted in her death, and her story has sent shockwaves throughout the world.
WalkFree.Org | Ask the Yemeni Government to End Forced Child Marriage
World  (tags: politics, government, Yemen, women, children, marriage, culture, safety, society, family, humanrights )

Candy
- 560 days ago - e-activist.com
The Yemeni Government has the power to bring an end to Forced Marriage forever; the first step is to ban the marriage of anyone under the age of 18, protecting children from a life of domestic & sexual slavery.
Yemeni Child Bride, 8, Dies of Internal Injuries on First Night of Forced Marriage to Groom 5X Her Age
World  (tags: Yemen, child brides, death )

Beth
- 563 days ago - themuslimissue.wordpress.com
The girl, identified only as Rawan, died in the tribal area of Hardh in northwestern Yemen, which borders Saudi Arabia. Activists are now calling for the groom, who is believed to be around 40 years old, and her family to be arrested so they can face just
U.S. Tells Its Citizens in Yemen to Leave Immediately
World  (tags: violence, terrorism, government, Yemen, middle-east, conflict, usa )

Carrie
- 599 days ago - rawstory.com
The United States told its citizens in Yemen on Tuesday to leave immediately and ordered the evacuation of non-essential U.S. government staff because of the threat of terrorist attacks.
Stop Increasing Human Trafficking in Yemen
World  (tags: humanrights, world, ACTION, YEMEN, HUMAN TRAFFICKING )

Rose
- 789 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Yemini Prime Minister Mohammed Basindawa Goal: End human trafficking and protect Yemini and migrant women The United Nations reports that human trafficking is increasing in Yemen.
Bought, Sold and Abused in Yemen
World  (tags: Yemen, child abuse, world, politics, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', news, violence, society, humanrights, middle-east )

Cal
- 814 days ago - ipsnews.net
Twenty-one-year-old Aisha clings to her two children as she recounts her tale of horror. Growing up in the Somali capital Mogadishu, she fell in love and bore a child out of wedlock four years ago. When her family threatened her life for destroying her 'h
U.S. Embassy Security Aide Shot Dead in Yemen
World  (tags: world, violence, Yemen, conflict, middle-east, terrorism, politics, news )

Carrie
- 897 days ago - online.wsj.com
Qassem Aqlan, a longtime member of the embassy's security staff, was driving along a main road in the capital when he was attacked by several men, who fled unharmed. He died hours later.
 

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