Wael al-Absi

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Wael al-Absi

June 12, 2017 4:30 PM ET

Wael al-Absi was killed while covering fighting between Gulf-monarchy-backed forces loyal to President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi and forces loyal to the Houthi militia and former president Ali Abdullah Saleh on the eastern outskirts of the central Yemeni city of Taiz,...

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Two journalists killed, two injured in Yemeni city of Taiz

May 30, 2017 4:48 PM ET

New York, May 30, 2017--The deaths of two journalists and the serious injury of two others in the Yemeni city of Taiz late last week are a grim reminder of the risks journalists face reporting on the two-year-old conflict,...

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Yemeni journalists attacked; newspaper harassed

May 3, 2012 3:00 PM ET

New York, May 3, 2012--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns a series of anti-press attacks in Yemen over the past 10 days that have included assaults on two journalists, threats against two more, and the official harassment of a local...

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