A Yemeni photographer has captured what he believes to be an unidentified flying object (UFO) over a mountainous area in northern Yemen.
Aseel Badiyan’s picture shows a white triangular, object soaring through the clouds, reported UAE based Emirates 24/7 on Thursday.
The photo has been corroborated by the deputy chairman of the Saudi astronomy association, Sharaf al-Sifyati, who says :”when this Yemeni photographer contacted me and showed me that picture, I felt that he was telling the truth...I checked the picture and found that is authentic and does not involve any tricks or
Yemen's oil and gas pipelines have been repeatedly sabotaged since anti-government protests created a power vacuum in 2011, causing fuel shortages and slashing export earnings for the impoverished country.
The source said the latest attackers detonated an explosives charge beneath the pipeline in Sirwah area in Maarib province late on Tuesday.
"The explosion set the pipeline on fire and caused a leak," the source said.
The blast stopped flows from the Maarib fields to the Ras Isa oil terminal on the Red Sea, from which crude is shipped to Yemen's main refinery in Aden.
At least 10 people were killed in fighting between Yemeni government forces and opposition fighters in the capital Sana’a on Saturday, residents and witnesses said.
The Yemeni government also said it was ready to “deal positively” with a resolution approved by the UN Security Council on Friday that urged President Ali Abdullah Saleh to sign a deal requiring him to step down in exchange for immunity. The UN condemned the government’s crackdown on protesters who are demanding that Mr Saleh end his 33 years in office.
A spokesman for opposition parties and
Tens of thousands of Yemenis in Aden celebrated the October 14th, the 48th anniversary of the Yemeni revolution in the south that ended the British colonization Friday.
The event was celebrated by hundreds of thousands in all over Yemen, by the Yemeni regime’s loyalists and the opposition’s.
In Aden, thousands of thousands of protesters celebrated the event all in their own way, for the Southern Movement that demands an independent state in the south of Yemen celebrated the anniversary to assure its presence and its demands during the revolution in all over
At least four people were killed and several others injured when a residential building collapsed down in Mualla District on Monday morning.
The apartment building, that consists of four floors, is located in Al Daka area, eastern Mualla, adjacent to the port of Aden.
Medical sources said that the collapse caused the deaths of four people, all of one family, and others were injured, some of the injuries were described as serious.
The collapse happened just after Al Fajer Muslim prayers, while small children were sleeping.
Citizens said to Aden Online that the
Units of the Yemeni army withdrew from the center of the city of Zanzibar, the provincial capital of Abyan, after they had seized large areas during the past few weeks, which have enabled the armed groups claiming affiliation to al-Qaeda to take control over the city completely.
Sources in the units fighting in Zanjibar mentioned to Aden Online that the units locating in Bajidar neighborhood, the building of the Central Security, the stadium of Hassan Sports club and the Martyrs’ Square in the city, retreated towards the 25th Mechanized Brigade.
The sources indicated that the withdrawal
Violent explosion at the police station of Kalwa City in Aden led to the death of a policemanand injuries among seven other security personnel Saturday morning.
Aden Online has learnt that three colonels and five others have suffered serious injuries. The colonels are called: Hussein Altazah, Adel Salim Sheikh and Raid Abdul Salam.
Local sources mentioned that a citizen was injured in the incident while he was passing by the police station.
Prelimenary investigations indicate that the explosion was caused by a bomb, when unknowns sagged it from the northeastern side of
The 2011 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded on Friday to the Yemeni activist, Tawakkul Karman, the Liberian President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, and the Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee for their work on women’s rights.
They were awarded the international prize for “their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women’s rights to full participation in peace-building work.” as said by the Nobel Prize Committee.
Tawakul Karman, 32, is a mother of three. She headed the Women Journalists without Chains, a human rights group for
Yemeni anti-government protesters demanding the ouster of the Yemeni President, Ali Abdullah Saleh, staged two separate marches in Aden on Tuesday, one was devoted for females and the other for males.
The Islah Islamic party, the largest opposition party in Yemen, organized two marches; the
Local citizens in Al-Hassaba neighborhood in the Yemeni capital Sana’a said on Monday that loyalist military units to Ali Abdullah Saleh, the Yemeni President, asked them to evacuate their homes, in harmony with massive military reinofrcements and locatings of snipers and military vehicles.
Tens of angry injured people blocked the way leading to the building of the local authority in Mualla District of Aden Sunday.
The injured people orgaznized the demonstration to protest against the seizing their fiacncial dues by the local authorities, accusing them of obsessing amounts of
Operatives of al-Qaeda executed a citizen in Ja’ar City of Abyan Thursday on a charge of killing a person weeks ago.
The executed is called Baduban, and he was brought to a stadium in the city of Ja’ar and was executed after reading the sentence.
This case of
Fifteen of al Qaeda operatives were killed when Yemeni forces shelled a gathering of them in the southern Yemeni city of Zanjibar Thursday.
Military sources said to Aden Online that the 25th Mechanized Brigade bombed a gathering of the al Qaeda suspects in the northeastern outskirts of
At least ten Yemeni soldiers were wounded, three of them their injuries described as serious, as a result of a blast aimed at the convoy of the Yemeni Defense Minster on Tuesday.
Informed military sources said to Aden Online that a bomb car was in the convoy of the Yemeni Defense Minister, Mohammed
The Yemeni Official Tv has declared, on Friday morning, the arrival of the Yemeni President, Ali Abdullah Saleh, from Saudi Arabia where he spent months there for treatment.
The official Tv did not broadcast the arrival of Saleh till the moment, while he is expected to deliver a speech to the
Thousands of Southern Movement supporters staged a march in Crater District of Aden to demand an independent state and the restoration of the former state in the south of Yemen Thursday.
The attendees marched in the streets of Crater District after the Al Maghrib Muslim prayers, chanting slogans
An air raid, believed to be by American warplanes, killed four Al- Qaeda operatives including a senior leader Tuesday afternoon, sources in Abyan said.
Eyewitnesses in Mahfed District of Abyan said that an American military air craft bombed a vehicle was heading on a mountainous road in Saraw
The incident of Killing 26 protesters in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, on Sunday afternoon by troops of Yemeni forces pushed protesters to set up new tents at the spot where their fellows were killed, Sana’a down town, which consequently pushed units of pro-revolution forces to