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  Local
5 Saudi-led airstrikes hit districts of Hajjah
[18 December 2018]
President met with Secretary General of Presidency of Republic
[18 December 2018]
YMU calls for declaration of Sanaa as capital of Arab resistant media
[18 December 2018]
Several schools in Mahwait rally to condemn Saudi aggression crimes
[18 December 2018]
President meets Justice Minister
[18 December 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
A prominent leader of Saudi-led mercenaries killed in Jawf
[19 December 2018]
10 Saudi-led mercenaries killed, including leaders in Marib
[18 December 2018]
Army shoots dead 7 of Saudi-led mercenaries in Jizan
[18 December 2018]
Army kills dozens of Saudi-led mercenaries', soldiers in Asir
[18 December 2018]
Army repels Saudi-led mercenaries' infiltration in Jawf
[18 December 2018]
 
  Reports
Report: Army attacks Saudi-led mercenaries sites in several fronts over 24 past hours
[17 December 2018]
Report: Saudi aggression targets citizen's properties in air, ground attacks
[15 December 2018]
Army foils over last hours mercenaries' infiltration in Jizan , Jawf, kills dozens
[15 December 2018]
14 Saudi-led airstrikes led injuring six civilians over past 24 hours : Report
[13 December 2018]
Coalitions attacks kill woman, injure other woman, child in Hodeidah, Marib, Taiz : Report
[12 December 2018]
 
  International
FM congratulates Qatari counterpart on National Day
[18 December 2018]
FM congratulates Nigerian counterpart on National Day
[18 December 2018]
S. Korea confirms destruction of its northern neighbor border guard posts
[18 December 2018]
FM sends letters of protest to SC, number of his counterparts over aggression escalation
[18 December 2018]
Cease-fire in Hodeidah will be effective at 00:00 : UN Envoy Office
[18 December 2018]
  Civil Society
The presidential Elections
The presidential Elections
[08/January/2004] The first presidential elections took place in Yemen on September 23 1999. Around 24 persons had applied for the candidacy some of them were partisans and others were non-partisan.

Yemeni constitutions stipulates that every candidate runs for the presidency he ought to gain the recommendation of at least 5 % of the parliament members.

Thereupon , two candidates only who gained the recommendation. Ali Abdullah Saleh the candidate of the People General Congress , the Yemeni Congregation for Reform and the National Council of the Opposition.

The second one was Nageeb Kahtan Al-Sha’abi. He ran as an independent candidate.

The total number of the voters who were registered in the electors lists reached to ( 5.600.119), whereas the number of voters who cast their ballots reached to ( 3.773.941 ).

The rate of the participation reached to (67.37 ).
Ali Abdullah Saleh won (3.583.795) of the votes , that is eventually 96.20 % .

Nageeb Kahtan Al-Sha’abi hardly calculated (141.433) of the votes what it made up 3.80 %.

Constitutional amendments took place in the country in February 2001. The most important of the amendments were the following :
1- Extending the presidency's term from 5 to 7 years and the parliament’s term to 6 years instead of 4.
2- Abolishment the president's prerogative to issue republican decrees by laws during the parliament vocation .
3-Authorizing the president of the republic to appoint the members of Al-Shura Council (111members).
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