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Army foils mercenaries infiltration in border crossing Buqa
[23 October 2016]
25 mercenaries killed, injured in Marib
[23 October 2016]
Army bomb Saudi tank, repel mercenaries' advance, kill dozens in Marib
[23 October 2016]
Saudi mercenaries shell residents houses in Marib
[22 October 2016]
Army destroys Saudi-paid mercenaries' vehicle in Jawf, kills crew
[22 October 2016]
  Saudi Aggression on Yemen
Saudi aggression warplanes launch 3 strikes on Nehm
[23 October 2016]
Saudi aggression planes strike Jawf
[23 October 2016]
Saudi aggression warplanes fire bunker buster missiles on capital Sanaa
[23 October 2016]
Saudi war jets strike on Moton, kill citizen
[22 October 2016]
Saudi jets wage raids on Shabwa
[22 October 2016]
Roundup: Saudi aggression warplanes continue breaching ceasefire
[22 October 2016]
Saudi-Led Attack on Sanaa Funeral Apparent War Crime: says Human Rights Watch
[13 October 2016]
Army's heroes keep advances against Saudi aggression on various front lines
[19 September 2016]
The Guardian publishes detailed investigation into Saudi aggression crimes against Yemen
[17 September 2016]
Blackwater's dirty tasks in Yemen (analysis)
[17 February 2016]
Army capture strategic site in Najran
[23 October 2016]
Saudi aggression artillery attacks Saada
[22 October 2016]
Army hits Saudi military gathering in Asir, Najran, Jizan
[20 October 2016]
Army kills dozens enemy Saudi soldiers, bombs military sites in Jizan, Najran
[19 October 2016]
Army fires ballistic missiles on Jizan
[19 October 2016]
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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