Category Archives: Arab Spring

Amnesty International: Yemeni authorities must investigate killings and restore justice and accountability

By Hassan Al-Haifi Amnesty International issued a public statement calling for an independent and impartial investigation on the killing of Dr. Ahmed Sharafeddine, the well known legal expert and member of the National Dialogue which was to put Yemen on … Continue reading

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Yemeni Government Heavy Military Equipment Illegally Being Deployed In War Between Houthis and Al-Ahmars in Yemen

By:  Hassan Al-Haifi The current War in Sa’ada Governorate, Yemen, which started as a war between the followers of the people of Sa’ada led by the  Zeidi leader Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi and the suspicious hard-line Wahhabi settlers in Dammaj, who are a … Continue reading

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A Brutal Attack Against a Sincere Yemeni Freedom Fighter

In Solidarity with Dr. Yasin Abdul Alim Al-Qubati By: Hassan Al-Haifi The man pictured here was yesterday the victim of a clearly arranged attack by a disguised “patient” who visited the good and gentle doctor for the second time for … Continue reading

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The Swindled Revolution of Yemen: Uncertainty and Grim Prospects

By: Hassan Al-Haifi The Second Anniversary of the launch of the Yemeni Youth Peaceful Revolution is approaching (February 11, 2011). So far, it is inescapable to discern that the aspirations and hopes of the millions of Yemenis, who took to … Continue reading

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Tawakkul Karman to UNSC: Saleh Must Leave the Political Arena على علي عبد الله صالح أن يغادر الساحة السياسية في اليمن

UN SC Speech by Tawakkul Karman By: Hassan Al-Haifi During the UN Security Council ceremonial session held in Sana’a on the 27th of January 2013 as support for the Yemnei Coalition Government presided by President Abdu-Rabbo Mansour Hadi, Tawakkul Kaman, … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia: From Ruthless Despotism to Progressive Revolutionary Backer

By:  Hassan Al-Haifi Bahrain is the antithesis of Saudi policy in Syria.  In the former, Saudi Arabia insists on being the killer of the Bahrain Revolution, whereas in Syria, Saudi Arabia is ridiculously projected a bona fide progressive supporter of … Continue reading

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The Arab Spring Must Continue – the Right Way

      Yemen Common Sense by Hassan Al-Haif     Part I The dictatorships that have prevailed over the last half century in the Arab World and most of the Islamic World, some of which ironically supposedly evolved from … Continue reading

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