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National delegation keen on success of Kuwait consultations
[26 June 2016]
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[25 June 2016]
Army, hirelings swap 30 prisoners
[23 June 2016]
Army, popular committees release 60 captives in Taiz
[23 June 2016]
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  Saudi Aggression on Yemen
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[27 June 2016]
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[17 February 2016]
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[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]
 
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[21 May 2014]
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[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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Yemen says UPS planes never take off or land in it
[30/October/2010]

SANA'A, Oct. 30 (Saba) – No UPS cargo planes left Yemen to other countries in the last days and there are no direct flights from Yemen to the United Kingdom or the United States, a Yemeni official said, after allegations that British and U.S. officials had found suspicious packages on planes that originated in Yemen.

The official wondered how the media mentioned the name of Yemen reporting that an explosive device was found onboard a cargo plane that landed in London coming from Yemen.

UPS planes never land or take off in Yemen, the official made clear.

The security measures at Yemeni airports are tightened and the authorities search passengers and luggage well, the official said, adding that Yemen has recently installed modern checking systems that can detect dangerous or suspicious materials to the safety of passengers and planes.

We urge the media not to make hasty judgments about sensitive issues and the media should wait until investigations reveal the truth, the official said, as he pointed out that Yemen has launched an investigation into the allegations and planned to coordinate with the United Arab Emirates, Britain and the U.S. over the issue.

Yemen is determined to continue the war on terror in cooperation with the international community until it roots out all terrorists who pose threat to all, the official concluded.

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