Airport attack aimed to ‘eliminate’ Cabinet, says Yemen's PM

Yemen’s prime minister says that a missile attack on the airport in Aden was meant “to eliminate” the country’s new government as it arrived in the key southern city — a daring assault he blamed on Ir... »

Yemeni PM: Saudi Arabia ended division between Yemenis via Riyadh Agreement

Yemeni Prime Minister Maeen Abdulmalik Saeed confirmed that the essence of the Riyadh Agreement focuses on ending divisions between Yemeni factions.... »

Yemen PM to Asharq Al-Awsat: Challenges Are Great, We Will Confront Them

Yemeni Prime Minister Maeen Abdulmalik stressed that the new power-sharing government that was announced on Friday will work according to a comprehensive policy to serve the interests of the people. ... »

Al-Awlaki: Forming new Government is getting very close

Member of the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council (STC), Salem Thabet Al-Awlaki affirmed that the announcement of the new Government is getting very close, after agreeing on the mechanism ... »

Two Provisions Left Before Implementing ‘Riyadh Agreement’

Anees al-Shurfi, member of the Yemeni Southern Transitional Council’s (STC) Negotiations Affairs Unit, confirmed that the STC is holding numerous talks with Saudi representatives, with the latest meet... »

Al-Othaimeen Says 'Brotherhood' is More Dangerous Than ISIS

Secretary-General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Youssef Al-Othaimeen said that the Muslim Brotherhood was more dangerous than ISIS, stressing that the organization must be confr... »

Griffiths: STC's 25 April declaration is important reminder of Riyadh deal

In an interview with Al Araby TV, the UN Special Envoy, Martin Griffiths, said the recent announcement of self-administration by the Southern Transitional Council (STC) is an important reminder of the... »

STC calls for immediate implementation of Riyadh Agreement

Yemen's Southern Transitional Council spokesman Nizar Haitham reaffirmed to Asharq Al-Awsat that the STC’s stance on implementing the Riyadh Agreement remains unchanged.... »

Al Zubaidi to RT: Our Duty is to Defend Our Land

The duty of the STC is to defend the land and provide military protection. ... »

Al Zubaidi to Fajr: The southern issue is the key to the Yemeni issue, if it is solved all the problems in Yemen will be solved

Fajr: Have elements from the Brotherhood betrayed you in favour of the Houthis. Is that why you are not using air raids in your operations?... »

Al Zubaidi to Fajr: There is no place for the Brotherhood in the future southern state

Many say that the Southern Army left to liberate northern areas and it is not interested in liberating southern areas which are under Houthi control, as well as the Brotherhood controls Shabwa and Had... »

Al Zubaidi to Fajr: Legitimacy doesn't want partenership

In an interview with the President of the Southern Transitional Council Aidros Al Zubaidi with ‘AlFajr’ in the interview Al Zubaidi gave answers and clarified a number on the Jedda talks and impleme... »

Al-Zubaidi warns against collapse of power-sharing deal

The leader of the Southern Transitional Council (STC) has warned against the looming collapse of a power-sharing deal, saying the region is menaced by the twin threats of economic catastrophe and Isla... »

Guha: There is a lot of mistrust as a result of the long conflict in Yemen

Guha spoke to Asharq Al-Awsat in his first interview since his appointment to his position in October. It is the first such interview for any “Hodeidah general” since his predecessors Patrick Cammaert... »

Noura Almoteari: Face to Face with President Al Zubaidi

The Arab coalition’s enemies, whether they are the Brotherhood or those who oppose the Riyadh agreement, try to use all means to procrastinate or to foil the agreement.... »