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Seminar on wars surgeries concluded in Sana’a
[25 November 2015]
Five mercenaries killed, six injured in clashes in Marib
[25 November 2015]
Army, popular committees target Saudi military vehicles in Najran
[24 November 2015]
Saudi aggression continues bombarding Sa’ada
[22 November 2015]
Army, popular committee purge mercenaries out of Al-Shabaka location
[22 November 2015]
  Saudi Aggression on Yemen
Saudi airstrikes kill 12 civilians, injure 13 in Taiz
[28 November 2015]
Three Saudi military vehicles destroyed in Assir
[28 November 2015]
Saudi soldiers killed in Jizan
[27 November 2015]
Saudi aggression launches ten sorties in Mareb
[27 November 2015]
Army targets Saudi's hirelings at 3rd military region
[27 November 2015]
IDEX 2015 establishes Abu Dhabi's position in global defence industry
[25 February 2015]
Yemen needs 12 years to spend donors' pledges
[23 December 2014]
Political assassinations with unknown perpetrators
[20 November 2014]
Yemen's Friends steering committee report on national situation
[25 September 2014]
The Peace and National Partnership Agreement
[22 September 2014]
M 5.9 earthquake jolts Taiwan
[21 May 2014]
Poll sees centre-right party winning EP elections
[21 May 2014]
Craftsmanship "the luxurious part of Germany's perfection"
[19 May 2014]
Egyptians abroad cast votes to choose new President
[15 May 2014]
5 Afghan soldiers killed in separate bomb attacks with day
[11 May 2014]
More Yemeni women favor female circumcision, shows study

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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