Tagged: Yemen

Yemen, located in the Arabian Peninsula, is a nation of around 30 million people, experiencing protracted conflicts and political instability. Sana’a, the capital, and Aden serve as key political centers, though the country has been effectively divided into the Houthi-controlled north and the internationally recognized government in the south. Yemen’s political landscape is complex, marked by the ongoing conflict involving various actors, including the Houthi rebels, loyalist forces, and Southern Transitional Council. The country’s political dynamics are influenced by historical tribal affiliations, sectarian tensions, and regional power struggles. Political parties, while present, often align with specific factions rather than a broader national representation. Yemen faces severe humanitarian challenges, exacerbated by the conflict, leading to food insecurity, displacement, and a collapsing healthcare system. The economy is largely dependent on oil exports and has suffered significantly due to the conflict. Yemen’s cultural heritage, including its UNESCO-listed Old City of Sana’a and architectural marvels, reflects its historical significance as part of the ancient spice trade routes. As the country grapples with the devastating consequences of conflict, international efforts, diplomatic resolutions, and humanitarian aid are crucial for addressing the humanitarian crisis and fostering stability. The situation in Yemen underscores the urgency of finding a comprehensive and inclusive political solution to end the conflict, rebuild institutions, and pave the way for the nation’s recovery and development. HOMEAGERLY: Features democracy and rights of Yemen.

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Yemen Attractions

The North Between Sana’a and Sada in the north lies the Wadi Wa’aar with a subtropical climate and endless mango, papaya and banana groves. The huge Shahara massif rises in this region. The highest...

Yemen Population 2014

Yemen 2014

Yemen is a nation located in the Middle East, bordering Saudi Arabia and Oman. It is the poorest country in the Arab world and is currently facing a humanitarian crisis due to a civil...