Yemen rebel leader seeks torture probe, cites AP report
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A top leader of Yemen’s Houthi rebels has called for an investigation after The Associated Press found evidence of extreme torture in Houthi-run lockups.
Thousands have been imprisoned by the Houthi militia during Yemen’s civil war.
The hidden toll of American drones in Yemen: Civilian deaths
ATAQ, Yemen (AP) — The United States has waged a drone war in Yemen for 16 years, trying to suppress al-Qaida’s branch here. But the campaign has had a hidden cost: civilians cut down by the drones’ missiles.
There is no comprehensive count of civilian deaths because of the difficulty of ...
CAIRO (AP) — With hugs and kisses, family and friends of a Yemeni actor celebrated after he and at least three other detainees were freed after being held for nearly a year without charge in prisons that Associated Press reporting has shown to be controlled by the United Arab Emirates.
Details of deals between US-backed coalition, Yemen al-Qaida
SHABWA, Yemen (AP) — The U.S.-backed coalition’s string of secret deals with al-Qaida to withdraw from areas the militants controlled in southern Yemen focused on three main areas — the city of Mukalla and the provinces of Abyan and Shabwa, an Associated Press investigation found.
The main ...