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National delegation calls for stopping military escalation in Yemen
[22 July 2016]
National delegation demands revealing fate of detainees held by UAE, Saudi Arabia
[20 July 2016]
National delegation arrives in Kuwait
[15 July 2016]
National delegation, UN envoy head to Kuwait
[14 July 2016]
Yemen deports 150 illegal African migrants
[14 July 2016]
 
  Saudi Aggression on Yemen
Army destroys Saudi tank, bulldozer in Najran, Asir
[23 July 2016]
Military vehicle destroyed, killing hirelings in Shabwa
[23 July 2016]
Saudi strikes destroy citizens’ houses in Jawf
[23 July 2016]
Saudi artillery targets citizens’ homes in Sa’ada
[23 July 2016]
Army launches missile on Najran Air defense camp
[23 July 2016]
 
  Reports
Blackwater's dirty tasks in Yemen (analysis)
[17 February 2016]
After declaring involvement in aggression, USA defeated in days
[16 February 2016]
Millions view hashtag USA_kills_Yemeni_people
[16 February 2016]
USA kills Yemeni people with GCC funds
[16 February 2016]
Washington concerns over hash-tag US_kills_Yemeni_people: SRC president
[16 February 2016]
 
  International
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]
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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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