Life In Yemen’s Hodeida Now Worse Than Before “Ceasefire,” As Saudis Still Intent On City’s Capture

By Ahmed Abdulkareem, Mintpressnews.com -

HODEIDA, YEMEN — Yemen’s armed forces, loyal to the Houthis, said that Saudi Arabia and the United Arabian Emirates will be targeted in retaliation for any major attack on the port city of [...]

As Yemeni Fishermen Risk Their Lives To Feed Their Nation, Saudis Use Them For Target Practice

By Mnar Muhawesh and Ahmed Abdulrahman, Mintpressnews.com -

HODEIDA, YEMEN —  “They told us that if we didn’t confess they would kill us and throw our bodies into the sea for the fish and birds to eat,” recalls Omar Ghalib, a Yemeni fisherman who was [...]

Will The U.S. Senate Let The People Of Yemen Live?

By David Swanson, Worldbeyondwar.org -

In 1973 the War Powers Resolution weakened the U.S. Constitution’s placement of the power to start and end wars with the first branch of the U.S. government, the Congress. The new law carved out [...]

Is The End Of The Brutal War In Yemen Finally At Hand?

By Gareth Porter, Truthdig.com -

When the new Congress convenes Jan. 3, it is expected to pass a House resolution upholding congressional war powers and ending all direct U.S. involvement in the Saudi coalition’s war in Yemen. [...]

Fast For Yemen

By Voices for Creative Nonviolence. -

At least twelve people from around the United States and the United Kingdom will undertake a Fast for Yemen, December 29 – January 12, beginning in New York City and closing in Washington, D.C. [...]

A Shift: Repudiating War On Yemen

By Kathy Kelly, Vcnv.org -

Twenty years ago, a small delegation organized by Voices in the Wilderness lived in Baghdad while U.S. cruise missiles attacked more than 100 targets in Iraq. Following four days of bombing, [...]

US Senate Resolution On Yemen Passes, But Long Road Lies Ahead

By Staff, Middleeasteye.net -

The US Senate backed a resolution on Thursday to end US military support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, defying President Donald Trump with a historic vote that underscored lawmakers' anger over [...]

SJR 54 Will Not End the War In Yemen (Statement From March On The Pentagon)

By Cindy Sheehan, Cindysheehanssoapbox.blogspot.com -

As the Senate prepares to debate Senate Joint Resolution 54, March on the Pentagon encourages Americans to read the text of the resolution and consider its actual implications. On November 28th, [...]

Yemen’s Oil-Rich Shabwa Province Declares Independence, Orders Saudi-Allied Government Out

By Ahmed Abdulkareem, Mintpressnews.com -

SHABWA, YEMEN — Shabwa governorate, an oil-producing province in eastern Yemen, announced its independence from Yemen on Wednesday. A national council headed by the Chairman of the People’s [...]

US, Britain Push Yemen Ceasefire As Tactic To Defeat Houthis

By Finian Cunningham, Informationclearinghouse.info -

November 16, 2018 "Information Clearing House" -   At first glance, it may seem like a positive move. The Trump administration and London are both putting pressure on Saudi Arabia and the United [...]

The Empire Will Fall: From Yemen To Tijuana, (Im)Possible Change & Re-Meet NAFTA

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

Our addiction to militarism has to end. From millions-strong protests in Yemen to carte blanche for military force at the border, our violent empire has no dimmer switch – and no self restraint. [...]

War Powers Act Against Yemen War Moves Ahead In US Senate

By Dan Beeton, Center for Economic and Policy Research -

The US Senate’s floor vote of 63 to 37 to invoke the War Powers Resolution to end the US role in the Saudi and United Arab Emirates war in Yemen is “historic” and will likely be followed by House [...]

Yemeni War Deaths Underestimated By Five To One

By Alisdare Hickson, Intrepidreport.com -

In April, I made new estimates of the death toll in America’s post-2001 wars in a three-part Intrepid Report series I estimated that these wars have now killed several million people. I explained [...]

Cindy Sheehan Is On A Hunger Strike In Solidarity With The People Of Yemen

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Cindy Sheehan wrote on her Facebook page on November 3: “I am announcing my hunger strike in solidarity with the horrible humanitarian crisis in Yemen and to expose the US empire's role in it. I [...]

How Yemeni Immigrant Activists In NYC Are Changing A Whole Community’s Mindset

By Michael Nigro, Lawatthemargins.com -

Riyadh Alhirdi is trying not to cry. He’s sitting in the Yemeni American Merchants Association’s (YAMA) new offices in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, explaining the convoluted process of procuring asylum [...]