Student walkouts hit Aden University

By Mirfat Sulaiman Students from the Faculty of Education at Aden University in Yemen walked out of classes during protests on 15 January. Lecturers and students jointly rejected the sacking of the new principal, Dr Mohammed Al-Fakeerh. The students said the real reason for the government’s decision is that Dr Al-Fakeerh rejected its chaotic sale…

Middle East Solidarity magazine issue 4 now available

Middle East Solidarity magazine Issue 4 available from October 2016 Print copies £3 each or £20 for 10 (plus postage). Order direct from Bookmarks Bookshop A pdf version is available to download here (Middle East Solidarity Magazine issue 4 – web version) On the cover: Made in Europe: the arsenal of al-Sisi’s security state Middle…