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Tuesday, 28-November-2006
Almotamar Net - Bestselling American author Bebe Moore Campbell, whose novels often explored the ethnic and social divides in the United States, died Monday at the age of 56. Google CBC Art - Bestselling American author Bebe Moore Campbell, whose novels often explored the ethnic and social divides in the United States, died Monday at the age of 56.
Campbell, who may be best known for the award-winning 1992 novel Your Blues Ain't Like Mine, was diagnosed with brain cancer in February. She passed away at her home in Los Angeles from complications due to the disease, her publicist confirmed.
"My wife was a phenomenal woman who did it her way," her husband, Ellis Gordon Jr., said in a statement. "She loved her family and her career as a writer.
Campbell's books, largely fictional but based on real-life stories, included the perspective of many ethnic groups.
Your Blues Ain't Like Mine, one of her first novels, dealt with prejudice in the U.S. and earned Campbell an Image Award for literature from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
She followed that up with Brothers and Sisters, a New York Times bestseller that focused on race relations in the corporate world after the 1992 riots in Los Angeles. She also had New York Times bestsellers with Singing in the Comeback Choir and What You Owe Me, which was named a Best Book of 2001 by the Los Angeles Times.
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Wednesday, 18-January-2017
Two civilians were injured on Wednesday in two Saudi air raids on Baqem district of Sa'ada province.

A security official said that the Saudi aggression warplanes targeted Wadi al-Jabal area in Baqem .

The official added that the aggression warplanes intensified hovering in the sky of many district in the province.
Wednesday, 18-January-2017
Schools of Mahwait province carried out a protest vigil to condemn Saudi aggression attacks on schools.

The aggression airstrikes targeted a school last Tuesday, leaving dozens of dead and injured among students in Nehm district of Sana'a province.

The participants in the vigil considered
Wednesday, 18-January-2017
The Saudi aggression launched 15 airstrikes on several areas of Sa'ada province overnight, an official said on Wednesday.

The warplanes waged seven raids on various areas of Shada district and two others on Maran area, as well as two strikes on Jumah bin
Tuesday, 17-January-2017
Saudi aggression warplanes waged on Tuesday two air raids on Serwah district of Mareb province, a local official said.

The official added that the aggression warplanes targered al-Makhdrah in Serwah.

Meanwhile, Saudi mercenaries pounded houses and agricultural farms in several parts of Serwah, the official said.
Tuesday, 17-January-2017
Saudi aggression fighter jets killed on Tuesday six citizens and two wounded in Haydan district of Sa'ada province, a security official said.

The warplanes waged a strike on popular Souk in Maran area and left a number of the citizens died and wounded.

The official said the aggression war planes kept flying intensively over the area.
Tuesday, 17-January-2017
People of Bani Mater and Sanhan districts held a protest against Saudi aggression attacks pm on schools.

The participants confirmed the aggression's attack on Alflah School is a war crime against humanity.

Tuesday, 17-January-2017
A total of six citizens were killed from two families when Saudi aggression warships discriminately fired on coastal village of al-Moijr in Taiz province early Tuesday morning, an official said.

The shelling targeted citizen's houses in Shabat Hafeeth and Mahmod Hafeeth, destroying both houses and injuring five people.
Tuesday, 17-January-2017
A cargo plane of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) arrived late on Monday in Sana'a international airport.

The plane carries with 38 tones of medical and therapeutic assistance to be distributed to the hospitals MSF works in throughout the country, MSF spokesperson
Tuesday, 17-January-2017
Saudi aggression warplanes launched two airstrikes overnight on Nehm district of Sana'a province, a security official said on Tuesday.

The airstrikes targeted Ghailamh area causing serious damage to public and private properties.
Sunday, 15-January-2017
Schools of Sana'a province organized a protest rally to condemn the Saudi aggression air strikes the primary al-Falah school in Nehm district of Sana'a province last Tuesday.

The air strikes killed eight students and injured 15 others early morning of Tuesdasy.

The protesters expressed deep indignation against the Saudi aggression air strikes, considering it a new war crime against the Yemeni people and calling for the international community to move to stop Saudi massacres against Yemenis.

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