Almotamar.net - Chairman of the Shoura Council of Yemen Abdulaziz Abdulghani said Thursday the local authority, as it is a practical embodiment of the concept of local democracy, has become constitutional and legal commitment. It confirms its strong presence in all developments the pluralist democratic system in Yemen is witnessing.
Almotamar.net - The Women national Committee WNC called Sunday on the parliament not to back off from approving the amendments on the personal status law in Yemen that included determining the marriage age at 17 years.
Almotamar.net - The Yemen Women Union YWU has expressed it regret and worry for the parliament decision to discuss anew the approval of legal articles regarding the personal status law, among then the safe marriage age which was presented on basis of 18 years and after discussion it was agreed to be 17 years.
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.