Yemen

US Senate confirms Blinken as Biden's secretary of state

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   7 articles

Antony Blinken has promised to end US support for Saudi-led forces in Yemen and to renew the Iran nuclear deal.
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Canada protesters renew push to end arms exports to Saudi Arabia

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

UN group of experts recently accused Canada of 'perpetuating the conflict' in Yemen by selling weapons to Riyadh.
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Yemen's warring sides resume prisoner exchange talks in Jordan

2 days ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   2 articles

Houthi rebels, Saudi-backed gov't resume fresh UN-backed negotiations in Amman months after huge prisoner exchange.
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UN: Yemen's warring sides resume talks on prisoner exchange

2 days ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

The United Nations says Yemen's warring sides have resumed U.N.-backed negotiations in Jordan over a prisoner swap
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Saudi TV says missile or drone intercepted over Riyadh

3 days ago   |   ABC News

Saudi Arabia says it intercepted an apparent missile or drone attack over its capital, Riyadh, amid the kingdom's yearslong war against Yemen's Houthi rebels
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President Joe Biden Lifts Muslim Travel Ban, Giving Immigrants In New York Hope

4 days ago   |   CBS

NEW YORK - The new president has already fired off a flurry of executive orders, and one of them has immigrants hopeful. President Joe Biden has lifted the travel ban from...
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Saudi Arabia, MBS Brace for Biden Action on Yemen, Khashoggi Murder

5 days ago   |   Newsweek

The new president has vowed to reassess ties with what he has termed a "pariah" regime and its ruling royal family.
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Evangelical leaders praise Joe Biden's efforts on immigration reform

Evangelical leaders praise Joe Biden's efforts on immigration reform

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden's immediate steps to undue his predecessor's nativist legacy is earning him praise from some evangelical Christian leaders who say...
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US ‘terrorist' designation of Yemen's Houthis comes into effect

7 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

US Treasury Department releases limited exemptions to designation, but aid group says measure is 'not a panacea'.
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Yemen's Leningrad: The Unforeseen Consequences of the State Department's Houthi Designation

Yemen's Leningrad: The Unforeseen Consequences of the State Department's Houthi Designation

8 days ago   |   MintPress News

The war-torn country of Yemen is in the midst of the largest humanitarian crisis in the world thanks in large part to a Saudi-led war fueled by American weapons. Now, as the...
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Republican senators want to halt Trump impeachment trial

Republican senators want to halt Trump impeachment trial

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Biden to sign executive orders related to 'equity'

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California's unemployment fraud tops $11 billion; could be more, department says

California's unemployment fraud tops $11 billion; could be more, department says

The state paid out $114 billion in claims so far and says 10% of that is fraud, amounting to $11 billion. Read more ...