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Guantánamo Defendant Is Sentenced, in Rare Success for Military Commission
A Guantánamo military commission sentenced a Saudi detainee to 13 years in prison for terrorism offenses, even as defense lawyers quit another case before the tribunals.
Stop the Unconstitutional War in Yemen
Congress has not authorized United States military support for Saudi Arabia’s brutal campaign, which must end now.
2 Paths for Yemen’s War-Scarred Children: Combat, or Marriage
The country is facing a humanitarian crisis that is threatening the lives, health and futures of its young people.
Yemenis See Turning Point After Ousting Qaeda Militants in South
The seizure of a key town shows that the government is taking back the country from the extremists, Yemeni officials say.
U.N. Draft Blacklist of Child Killers Includes Saudi Arabia
The Saudis, who were cited for bombings in Yemen that killed children, had insisted they should not be on the annual list.
It’s Up to the Rebels to Stop Yemen’s War
Yemen’s Houthi insurgents chose war when they left political talks three years ago. Now they must decide whether they want peace or more agony.
In a Compromise, U.N. Rights Experts Will Examine Abuses in Yemen’s War
A decision by the Human Rights Council spared Saudi Arabia from the embarrassment of a formal panel of inquiry like the one investigating Syria’s war.
Saudi Arabia Resists Independent Inquiry on Yemen Atrocities
Renewed efforts to set up a U.N.-backed commission of inquiry on Yemen rights abuses is called “premature” by Saudi Arabia, a party to the conflict.
Around the World and the U.S., New Travel Ban Draws Anger, Applause and Shrugs
Foreign leaders and immigrant groups here reacted strongly to new restrictions being imposed by President Trump.
American Oil Worker Is Kidnapped in Yemen
No one has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping. The American had lived in Yemen for years, married a Yemeni woman and worked for a local oil company.
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