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United States Department of State

Yemeni embassy spokesperson in Washington confirms shooting incident outside US embassy in Sana'a - @WilliamsJon

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Officials confirm US special forces rescued 8 hostages being held by a militant group with ties to al-Qaida in a predawn raid in far eastern Yemen Tuesday; none of the hostages were American - @NBCNews

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5 killed in clashes between Houthis, Sunnis in Yemen's capital, per medical sources - @Reuters

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Update: Senior US defense officials deny reports that a US military adviser was among group of hostages rescued from al-Qaida custody in Yemen overnight - @NBCNews

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Editor's note: There are reports that a Western military official was among the freed Yemen hostages, this has not been confirmed by Yemen's government and no Western military forces have yet commented - David

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Yemeni security forces free 7 Yemeni hostages and 1 foreigner in operation in which 7 Al Qaeda kidnappers were killed - @Reuters

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Court papers filed in New York City say the State Department has uncovered a potential security breach in Yemen involving a corrupt US embassy employee - @AP

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Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

Al-Qaida in Yemen denounces Islamic State group for 'driving a wedge' between jihadi groups by declaring a caliphate - @AP

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Mutiny reported inside Yemen's special forces - @AP

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US imposes sanctions on ex-Yemen President Ali Abdullah Saleh and 2 Houthi rebel leaders - @Reuters

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Permanent committee of Yemen's General People's Congress suspends President Hadi from his party position - @AlArabiya_Eng

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UN Security Council sanctions ex-Yemen president Ali Abdullah Saleh and 2 Houthi rebel leaders - @Reuters

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Yemen announces the formation of a new government - @Reuters

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The political party of ex-Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh calls for protests against UN sanctions - @AFP

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As many as 15 Houthi rebels reportedly killed in attack by tribesmen in central Yemen, @AlArabiya_Eng correspondent says

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Report: Residents say there was an explosion followed by fire exchange at Sanaa International Airport in Yemen - @yemen_updates

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Senior al-Qaida official Nabil al-Dahab killed along with 4 others in a drone strike in central Yemen overnight, tribal sources and a militant say - @Reuters

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Airstrike kills almost 20 Al Qaeda militants in Yakla, Yemen - @AlArabiya_eng

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Yemen's main political factions sign agreement mandating the president and the prime minister to form new government - @Reuters

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Yemeni parliament calls for deploying army in capital - @AlArabiya_Eng

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