14 October (newspaper)

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14 October
Type Daily newspaper
Publisher 14th October Foundation for Journalism, Printing and Publishing
Editor-in-chief Ahmed Mohammed Alhubaishi
Founded 1968; 50 years ago (1968)
Language Arabic
Headquarters Aden
Website 14 October

14 October is an Arabic daily newspaper published in Aden, Yemen.

History and profile[edit]

14 October was started in 1968.[1] The paper was named after the revolution in the South of Yemen on 14 October 1967.[2] It is published in Arabic and is headquartered in Aden.[3] It was formerly run by the government of South Yemen before the reunification in 1990.[4] It is currently run by the state of Yemen[5][6] and its publisher is the 14th October Foundation for Journalism, Printing and Publishing.[2] Ahmed Mohammed Alhubaishi is the editor-in-chief of the daily.[4]

14 October mostly provides news offered by the Saba news agency, the official news agency of Yemen.[4] At the end of 2010, the paper had a circulation of 20,000 copies.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ William A. Rugh (2004). Arab Mass Media: Newspapers, Radio, and Television in Arab Politics. Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 98. ISBN 978-0-275-98212-6. Retrieved 11 September 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Goss Community SSC press launches color expansion in Yemen". Goss International. 20 December 2010. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "14 October - Newspaper". Get Local News. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 
  4. ^ a b c "14 Uktubar (14 October)". Infoasaid. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "Yemen's new media scene: A difficult birth". Asharq Al Awsat. Sana'a. 28 July 2012. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 
  6. ^ "Freedom of the press in Yemen". Al Bab. Retrieved 11 September 2014. 

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