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Sana Uqba


Sana Uqba is a journalist at The New Arab in London. Previously, she worked with a range of international and national broadcasters as well as online platforms to reflect her British-Yemeni identity.

This week we focus on a 'disappointing' decision by the UK to resume Saudi arms sales, warnings over famine in Yemen and more.

08 July, 2020

This week we focus on the capture of Socotra by UAE-backed southern separatists.

25 June, 2020

Human Rights Watch has slammed as 'shameful' a move by the United Nations to remove the Saudi-led coalition from a blacklist of children killers, despite numerous recent violations.

19 June, 2020

This week we focus on the Houthis' new 'Khums' tax, rumoured 'mercy injections' and more.

11 June, 2020

The New Arab's series 'Together Against Coronavirus' looks at how NGOs in the Middle East and beyond are tackling Covid-19.

22 May, 2020

This week we focus on Yemen's ongoing coronavirus outbreak, Houthi calls to liberate Mecca and a positive Eid story from Yemen.

21 May, 2020

This week we focus on increasing deaths in Aden, the underreporting of coronavirus cases, and more clashes.

13 May, 2020

This week we focus on deadly flooding in Yemen's coastal city, an expected delivery of Covid-19 tests, and more.

22 April, 2020

Advice given more than 1,400 years by Islam's Prophet Muhammad has gone viral in 2020, as the world grapples with the coronavirus outbreak.

20 April, 2020

This week we focus on violations of a ceasefire in Yemen, defections on Socotra island, and more.

15 April, 2020