Land of Sheba

Correction: Yemen story

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 02:03

 In a story Feb.

WASH Needs Assessment Report: Shibam Kawkaban District, Al-Mahwit Governorate, Yemen

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 22:58

In Yemen, one of the world’s most water-scarce countries, the ongoing war continues to exasperate the dire humanitarian situation particularly for children and women who depend on clean drinking wa

See the otherworldly tree of life

Thu, 01/24/2019 - 21:46

Two hundred miles off the coast of Yemen is Socotra, a remote island known as the jewel of the Arabia, where a species of otherworldly tree known as dragon’s blood has bloomed for millenia.

IESCO Condemns Houthi Pillaging of Yemen’s Historic Zabid Library

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 20:24

The Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (IESCO) condemned Iran-backed Houthis in Yemen for stealing manuscripts, historical and scientific books and artifacts from the histori


Fri, 12/14/2018 - 22:20

What makes the village stand out is that it is a largely deserted Jewish settlement in the heart of Yemen. The village was founded by the Bawsites during the Sabaean Kingdom.

An Israeli Singer Returns to Her Yemeni Roots

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 22:55

There’s quite a contrast between the persona of S H I R A N, who owns the stage with confidence and wows the audience, and Shiran Avraham, a bashful 31-year-old singer from Ramat Hasharon who was a


Tue, 06/13/2017 - 15:05

Photo: Shibam old city in Hadramout east of Yemen


9 Wonderful Features of Yemen history

Sat, 09/03/2016 - 20:44

Here is IFP's translation of a report by IRNA about the 9 amazing features of the people of Yemen.

Yemen's Socotra Island Hit by Rare Cyclone

Sun, 11/01/2015 - 21:23

SANAA, Yemen — A rare and rapidly intensifying cyclone killed one person and injured nine Sunday on the remote Yemeni island of Socotra as it moved toward the Yemeni mainland, local security offici

Oman, a crucial Mideast mediator, helps free American hostages held in Yemen

Tue, 09/22/2015 - 10:09

The two American hostages, freed after months of being held hostage in Yemen’s raging civil war, took their first steps to freedom down a staircase pushed against a gleaming Oman royal air force je


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