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Crowdfunder launched for Welsh woman trapped in Yemen warzone

A new crowdfunder has been launched in the hope of bringing the daughter of a Cardiff resident back from Yemen. Jackie Saleh’s daughters were taken from her in 1986 when her then-husband Sadek Saleh fled to Saudi Arabia, and then to Yemen. She spent years searching for them but didn’t speak […]

Drakeford backs ‘Senedd’ name for Welsh parliament – and Devo-max

Ben Gwalchmai Welsh Labour leadership challenger Mark Drakeford would prefer the name ‘Senedd’ over the Welsh Parliament, and would back eventual Devo-max for Wales. In an interview with Nation.Cymru he said that the name ‘Welsh Parliament’ implied that Wales was trying to recreate the Westminster Parliament. “It does in a […]

‘Brexit earthquake’ as Llanelli plant announces closure

The decision by an automotive business to close its site due to uncertainty surrounding Brexit was described as the “the tremor that will lead to the Brexit earthquake” in the Welsh Assembly today. The global firm Schaeffler said it was closing the plant in Llanelli where 220 people are employed. […]