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In battle of celebration, Yemenis' delight in firing weapons has grown more chaotic over the past three years, write Khalid al-Karimi and Weam Abdulmalik.

Iran is poised to kick off the World Cup with its European club stars shining brightly, writes Uri Levy.

Yemen's women turn war struggles into work opportunities

Khalid al-Karimi and Weam Abdulmalik

Yemen's women turn war struggles into work opportunities

Feature: As Yemen's war rages on, many women are now seeking their own ways to eke out a living for their families to survive through the tough economic circumstances.

Yemeni women photographers strive to overcome barriers

Khalid al-Karimi and Weam Abdulmalik

Yemeni women photographers strive to overcome barriers

Feature: Several Yemeni women photographers have been sticking to their passion despite the formidable challenges in a male-dominated society ...

Is the president of Yemen under Saudi house arrest?

Khalid Al-Karimi

Is the president of Yemen under Saudi house arrest?

Analysis: Hadi may not be able to return to Aden, even if he wanted to, reports Khalid al-Karimi.

Khalid Al-Karimi

Peace proposals dead on arrival in Yemen

Analysis: As Yemen's situation continues to deteriorate, there is little hope that any peace proposal can save it, writes Khalid Al-Karimi

Khalid Al-Karimi

Timeline: Seven years of deadlock in Yemen

Yemen has entered its eighth year of stalemate and chaos. Here is a reflection on the series of events since 2011 would explain what happened ...

Khalid Al-Karimi

Deep political complexity awaits Yemen's new UN envoy

As the war in Yemen continues, the UN's new envoy for the country faces many challenges, but is being welcomed by the leadership of main parties ...

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Iranian wrestler banned for throwing match

Wrestling's international body has banned an Iranian athlete and his coach after the wrestler deliberately lost a match at a competition.

Yemeni women turn to shisha amid ordeal of war

Khalid Al-Karimi

Yemeni women turn to shisha amid ordeal of war

Health fears go up in smoke amid risk of death through war or disease, reports Khalid al-Karimi.

Khalid Al-Karimi

Yemen in 2018: Deepening war or nearing peace?

Analysis: Politicians and warlords have the stamina to continue the war indefinitely, but the people of Yemen are paying the price, writes ...

Tensions simmer between Yemen's government and southern secessionists

Khalid Al-Karimi

Tensions simmer between Yemen's government and southern secessionists

In-depth: A huge cash injection and a new budget are signs of promise in the war-torn country, but old divisions threaten to undermine any ...

Saving Yemen's riyal is great, but save Yemenis too

Khalid Al-Karimi

Saving Yemen's riyal is great, but save Yemenis too

The riyal devaluation has been on the rise over the last three years, while civilian's ordeal has been swelling uncontrollably. Now, Yemen needs ...

Can Yemen's GPC preserve its clout after Saleh's demise?

Khalid Al-Karimi

Can Yemen's GPC preserve its clout after Saleh's demise?

The void late former president Ali Saleh has left in the GPC remains unfilled. So is the political party capable of surviving without him or is ...

Saudi Arabia's life or death mission in Yemen war

Khalid Al-Karimi

Saudi Arabia's life or death mission in Yemen war

Analysis: Three years of war have neither subdued the Houthis nor brought an overall victory to Saudi Arabia.

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#YouMustLose: Iranian wrestler loses match to avoid playing Israel

Coaches reportedly told the Iranian wrestler minutes before the end of his match 'to lose' in order to avoid playing Israel in the next round.

Khalid Al-Karimi

A government in chaos is destroying Yemen's Aden

Comment: A medley of conflicting agendas - both personal and political - is hampering decision-making in Aden, leaving Yemenis without access to ...

Yemen reacts to the destruction of Sanaa's Sabaeen Square

Khalid Al-Karimi

Yemen reacts to the destruction of Sanaa's Sabaeen Square

In-depth: The New Arab asked a number of Sanaa residents for their reaction to this weekend's punitive bombing on al-Sabaeen Square, writes ...

Khalid Al-Karimi

Yemen's students face another uncertain new school year

In-depth: A year after its government stopped paying public sector salaries, the Yemen's schooling system remains in a seemingly perpetual state ...

Yemenis seek solar solution to infrastructure blackout

Khalid Al-Karimi

Yemenis seek solar solution to infrastructure blackout

In-depth: Yemenis are being forced to make their own electricity, independent from the government, writes Khalid al-Karimi.

Anti-war voices magnify over human rights violations in Yemen

Khalid Al-Karimi

Anti-war voices magnify over human rights violations in Yemen

Comment: More pressure is coming for the Saudi-led Arab coalition in Yemen, after the UN placed Saudi Arabia on a human rights blacklist last ...

Education value decays in Yemen during wartime

Khalid Al-Karimi

Education value decays in Yemen during wartime

4.5 million school students in Yemen will not be able to resume their classes this coming school year.

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