Ta'izz


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Ta'izz

(tæˈɪz; teɪˈiːz)
n
(Placename) a town in SW Yemen, in the former North Yemen until 1990: agricultural trading centre. Pop: 541 000 (2005 est)
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The group recorded over 18,400 killed in the Southwestern province of Ta'izz since 2015.
As time went on, the Ottomans established their rule inland towards Sanaa and Ta'izz while the British expanded north and east from Aden.
When the Houthis took Aden in March 2015, the 180-mile lunge was the longest-ranged offensive action ever undertaken by the group, and it coincided with a number of other offensives toward Mar'ib, Hodeida, Ta'izz, Ibb, Bayda, and Shabwah.
Le Haut-commissariat des Nations unies aux droits de l'homme (HCDH) s'est dit [beaucoup moins que] alarme [beaucoup plus grand que] par la [beaucoup moins que] forte hausse [beaucoup plus grand que] du nombre de victimes civiles au Yemen, notamment dans le gouvernorat de Ta'izz. [beaucoup moins que] Nous sommes alarmes par la forte hausse du nombre de victimes civiles a Ta'izz, au cours des dernieres semaines [beaucoup plus grand que], a declare une porte-parole du HCDH, lors d'un point de presse a Geneve.
In addition, the Yemeni popular resistance has also realized victories against the Houthis, ousting them from several areas, especially in the Adan and Ta'izz governorates.
Indian Neha Mistry, who is married to 32-year-old Bahraini Shehab Samander, was trapped in Ta'izz with her Bahraini toddler, Mais, as a Saudi-led military operation was launched against Houthi militias.
In the city of Ta'izz, there were daily reports of protestors' deaths at the hands of security forces, as police fired tear gas and live ammunition into crowds.
His mother, Dalia, comes from a Yemenite family originally from Ta'izz, near Sana'a, home of the great 17th-century poet Rabbi Shalom Shabazi, celebrated by Jews and Arabs alike as the "Shakespeare of Yemen." While his grandparents prayed as Jews, and lived among Arabs, his parents sought to become secular moderns.
Ta'izz, Yemen, May 22 (ONA) Assigned by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, Sayyid Shihab bin Tariq al Said and his accompanying delegation took part in the Yemen's 20th National Day celebrations held today under the auspices of President Ali Abdullah Saleh of the Yemeni Republic.
* Ali Al-Makhlafi, 28, biomedical engineer from Ta'izz, Yemen