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Court executes 8 man for coalition collaborators in Sanaa
[26 April 2018]
Thousands of protesters in the rifles march in Hodeidah
[26 April 2018]
President Mahdi Al-Mashat sworn in at Parliament
[25 April 2018]
FM mourns martyrdom of president al-Sammad
[24 April 2018]
UN Secretary-General condoles on death of President Al-Sammad
[24 April 2018]
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
Army Snipers Kill 4 Mercenaries in Marib
[26 April 2018]
Four Saudi-led airstrikes hit Amran
[26 April 2018]
Ballistic missile hits Saudi soldiers ,mercenaries' gatherings in Najran
[26 April 2018]
9 coalition air strikes target capital Sanaa
[25 April 2018]
6Saudi air-raids against Sanaa
[25 April 2018]
WHO: Diphtheria outbreak kills 84 in Yemen
[03 April 2018]
UNICEF: Nearly 2 million children now out of school in Yemen
[27 March 2018]
Army carries heavy losses in enemy ranks, it's mercenaries
[18 March 2018]
Saudi-US aggression war jet launch 26 raids on number of Yemeni provinces
[17 March 2018]
Report: Dozens of Saudi soldiers, mercenaries killed in military operations over past 48 hours
[12 March 2018]
MSF denounces coalition's crime in Hajjah
[25 April 2018]
Yemens Supreme Political Council condemns martyrdom of president al-Sammad
[24 April 2018]
Human Rights Ministry condemns assassination of ICRC staffer
[22 April 2018]
FM meets IOM official
[21 April 2018]
FM welcomes any proposals leading to serious, comprehensive peace
[21 April 2018]
  About Yemen
[08/November/2004] Political regime in the republic of Yemen is based on pluralism and multi-parties . Constitution and laws have guaranteed the rights of peaceful enterchange of power and to participate in the process of decision making directly and indirectly. Article (4) of the constitution stated that : power rests with the people who is the source of all powers. The people shall exercise its power directly through general referenda and elections and also indirectly through legislative, executive and judicial bodies and the elected local councils.

The Head of State.
President of the republic is the head of state. His mandates include assigning the prime minister , appointing members of the Shura council , dissolving House of representatives , calling for election and referenda . President Ali Abdullah Saleh has been taking the office since the 22nd of May 1990. Presidency tenure is 7 years confined to only two terms.

The Government.
The prime minister is appointed by the president of the republic and forms the government in consultation with him. Mr. Abdulkader Ba Jammal holds the post since April 2001. He re-assigned in the office in April 2003, following the parliamentary election held at the same time.

Legislative Authority.
Legislative Authority in the Republic of Yemen is bicameral .The House of Representatives includes (301) members elected directly through fair and secretly balloting for six years term. The Shura Council consisted of (111) members appointed by the president of the republic.
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UPDATED ON : Thu, 26 Apr 2018 21:13:30 +0300