Zaid al-Alaya'a

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"Sanaa, Yemen

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Zaid al-Alaya'a

Zaid al-Alaya'a is a journalist based in Sana'a, Yemen. I have been working in the field of journalism for 14 years mainly print and online. I am an expert in Islamic groups as I have written many articles, investigative reports in AQAP and other Islamic groups. I have also written so many articles on humanitarian issues that include refugees, migrants, etc. I am a political analysts and was interviewed in several international channels that include France 24, VOA, Sky News, Al-Jazeera English.

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A piece on the several times broken truce in Yemen in 2015 in the war between al-Houthis, Shite group and KSA-led Coalition.


This is one of the pieces that I have covered during the peace talks in July 2015. One can google my name will find all what I have written.


This is an account of the death of the family of my uncle that were all killed by an air strike in Mokha, Taiz Province.


This one one of several opinion pieces that I wrote for the LA Times.

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