Almotamar.net - The chairwoman of the Cultural Development Foundation Dr Raoufa Hassan attributed failure of the political parties to reach an agreement on the woman quota to the stand of the Yemeni Congregation for Reform (Islah) which is divided on itself regarding the woman participation.
Almotamar.net - With Yemen’s celebration of the Democracy Day on 27 April with mass festivals to be held today in all of the Yemeni governorates the civil society organisations number is increasing in Yemen amounting to 5900 organisations which constitute one of the pillars of democracy in Yemen.
Almotamar.net - Chairman of the Progress & Advancement Forum (PAF) in Yemen Yahya Mohammed Abdullah Saleh said Sunday the initiative of President Ali Abdullah Saleh regarding empowering the women to practice their political rights through allocation of a quota amounting to 15% at the parliament is an important step. He added in case of its success and achievement it will open more spacious horizons for the society in general and the Yemeni women in particular. It will enable them exercise their tights effectively away from slogans that made this question mere decors in their political and electoral programmes.
A Saudi aggression fighter jet targeted a citizen's car driving in Fara area of Kutaf district in Saada province overnight, killing the driver and injuring his friend, a security official said on Monday.
Scores of Saudi enemy soldiers were killed and injured on Sunday when the army and popular forces repelled a Saudi military attempt to sneak into Shurfah site in the border province of Najran, a military official said.
The operation was accomplished successfully against the Saudi
Saudi aggression warplanes have launched more than 49 airstrikes over the past hours on several residential areas across Yemen, a security official said on Sunday.
The airstrikes targeted the areas of Malahiz and Husama in Dhahir district, and areas Thuban, Masahif and Sdad in Bakim district of northern Saada province.