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UN orgs blamed for IDPs catastrophic situation in Hodaida: Official
[20 May 2018]
Army repels Saudi-paid mercenaries' infiltration in Lahj
[19 May 2018]
Health Minister meets WHO representative
[19 May 2018]
Saudi bombing destroys citizens' farms in Saada
[19 May 2018]
President addresses Yemeni people on occasion of Ramadan
[16 May 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
Saudi-led airstrike waged on Sanaa
[20 May 2018]
Army, committees shell Saudi army, mercenaries’ gatherings in Najran, Jizan
[20 May 2018]
7 Saudi-led airstrikes waged on Saada
[20 May 2018]
Three Saudi-led air strikes hit Sanaa
[20 May 2018]
Report :Army steps up attacks against Saudi soldiers, its mercenaries in various battlefield fronts
[20 May 2018]
 
  Reports
Report :Army carries out offensives on Saudi troop in front lines over 24 hours
[20 May 2018]
Report: Saudi-led aggression launches 10 airstrikes, ground attacks on Sanaa, Saada over 24 hours
[20 May 2018]
Report: Saudi aggression continues targeting Saada, Hajjah over 24 hours
[19 May 2018]
Report: Yemen army, committees kills dozens of coalition troop over 24 hours
[19 May 2018]
Report: Saudi-led Coalition launches 18 airstrikes, ground attacks on Yemen over 24 hours
[18 May 2018]
 
  International
FM condoles his Cuban counterpart in air plane crash
[20 May 2018]
Fierce new coalition offensive displaces tens of thousands of Yemeni civilians from Hodeidah: Amnesty
[18 May 2018]
President congratulates Arab, Islamic nations for Ramadan
[16 May 2018]
Ministry of Expatriate Affairs condemns US embassy relocation to Al-Quds
[15 May 2018]
Ansar Allah Political Bureau condemns transfer of the US Embassy to Jerusalem
[14 May 2018]
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More Yemeni women favor female circumcision, shows study
[04/July/2008]

SANA'A, July 04 (Saba)- A recent study has showed a quarter of Yemeni women have been subjected to circumcision and 71.4% of the Yemeni women favored female circumcision while 48% of the Yemeni men support continuing the process of the circumcision.

Among five provinces of the county, Hodeidah and Hadramout provinces were ranked first in the number of the circumcised women by 97.3%, while the prevalence of female genital mutilation in the provinces of Aden and Maharah reached 96.5% in each and in the capital Sana'a has hit 45.5%, according to the study.

The study was conducted by the Centre of Gender Studies and Research in University of Sana'a, UNICEF and Yemen Women Union.

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