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Army destroys mercenaries' armored vehicle, kills all aboard
[29 September 2016]
Yemen declares new locally designed ballistic missile
[29 September 2016]
Intíl organizations: Tens of thousands of Yemeni children have no access to sufficient food, health care
[28 September 2016]
Political Council approves mechanism to implement general amnesty
[28 September 2016]
Many mercenaries killed and injured in Taiz
[27 September 2016]
 
  Saudi Aggression on Yemen
Missile, artillery forces demolish Saudi locations in Jizan, Assir
[30 September 2016]
Aggression mercenaries killed in Lahj
[30 September 2016]
Aggression wages raids on Mareb, Jawf
[29 September 2016]
U.S.-Saudi warplanes launch 38 airstrikes on Yemen
[29 September 2016]
Saudi jets raid on Moton
[29 September 2016]
 
  Reports
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]
After declaring involvement in aggression, USA defeated in days
[16 February 2016]
Millions view hashtag USA_kills_Yemeni_people
[16 February 2016]
 
  International
Army kills tens of Saudi soldiers in retaliatory attack
[27 September 2016]
Army kills 4 Saudi soldiers in Jizan
[26 September 2016]
U.S.-Saudi aggression aerial reconnaissance aircraft shot down in Sanaa
[25 September 2016]
180 Yemeni civilians killed by Saudi aggression air strikes in August: UN
[24 September 2016]
Urgent: Yemen's Rocket Battalion fires ballistic missile on Saudi military camp in Asir
[24 September 2016]
  Local
U.S. to extradite Bin Laden's driver to Yemen soon
[24/November/2008]

SANA'A, Nov. 24 (Saba) - Well-informed sources said on Monday that U.S. authorities would extradite Salim Hamdan to Yemen in the coming few days, the State-run 26sep.net reported Monday.

He is one of Yemen's dozens detainees at the Guantanamo Bay, who were detained several years ago since 9/11.

Salim Ahmed Hamdan (born in 1970) is a Yemeni, captured in November 2001 during the invasion of Afghanistan, and imprisoned at Guantanamo Bay. He admits to being Osama bin Laden's personal driver and bodyguard.

He was charged with "conspiracy and providing material support for terrorism" but a judge declared the judicial system in place at the time unconstitutional and those charges were dropped on June 5, 2007. He was then held, without being charged, as an enemy combatant.

He was brought up on new charges on July 21, 2008, and found guilty of "providing material support" to al Qaeda, but was cleared of terrorism conspiracy charges. He was sentenced last August to five-and-a-half years of imprisonment by a military jury, being counted as having already served five years of the sentence at the time.

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