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Yemen

21 May 2015

According to media reports, Yemeni Shabab TV correspondent Abdullah Kabil and Shuhail TV correspondent Yousef Alaizry were kidnapped by the Houthis rebels last Wednesday 20 May while coming back from covering a tribal leaders' meeting agains ...

22 April 2015

According to the Yemeni Journalists' Syndicate ( YJS), an IFJ affiiate, Abdulkareem Ali Muthna who was a manager /editor of a regional state radio Marib was killed while on assignment covering the fighting between the Huthis rebels and tribal men ...

20 April 2015

Mohammed Rajah Shamsan , the presenter of Yemen Today TV was killed in an explosion caused by the Saudi-led military coalition’s airstrike near the TV headquarters in the capital, Sanaa, according to media reports. ...

17 March 2015

The prominent Yemeni journalist was assassinated in front of the family's home in the capital, Sanaa, according to media quoting his relatives. ...

04 January 2015

The correspondent of Al-Masirah TV died of wounds he sustained in a road side bomb blast which targeted a gathering of Shiite Huthi militiamen, also known as Ansarullah, in the Dhamar, according to AFP quoting security sources. ...

06 December 2014

The US photojournalist was killed in a rescue raid by US special forces in Yemen. ...

15 August 2014

According to the Yemeni Journalists’ Syndicate (YJS), an IFJ affiliate, Abdulrahman Hameed Aldin, who worked for Sana’a Radio, was shot in the head by an armed assailants in Yemen’s capital city, Sana’a. ...