Yemen - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to Yemen due to COVID-19, terrorism, civil unrest, health risks, kidnapping, armed conflict, and landmines.
The country is extremely beautiful with a moderate climate. Yemen is home to an ancient culture that only recently has begun to modernize. Rich in history that stretches back to the Queen of Sheba, every region of Yemen has a diversity of cultural, archaeological, and architectural beauty; from the Marib dam of antiquity to the towering mud 'skyscrapers' of Shibam. Yemen is an ideal place to teach English.
Yemen, officially the Republic of Yemen, is a Middle Eastern country located on the Arabian Peninsula in Southwest Asia. With a population of about of about 20 million people, Yemen is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the North, the Red Sea to the West, the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Aden to the South, and Oman to the east. Yemen's territory includes over 200 islands, the largest of which is Socotra, about 415 kilometres (260 mi) to the south of Yemen, off the coast of Somalia.
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Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:44:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jan 2021 04:34:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Sun, 10 Jan 2021 01:15:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jan 2021 14:09:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Dec 2020 16:00:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Jan 2021 02:50:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Wed, 30 Dec 2020 15:21:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Thu, 31 Dec 2020 05:04:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Wed, 30 Dec 2020 03:11:00 GMT
Rebels kill at least 26 in Yemen airport attack targeting new gov\'t cabinet ministers
Dec. 30 (UPI) --Yemen's Aden Airport came under attack on Wednesday just before members of the newly formed government arrived, killing more than two dozen people, officials said. A loud explosion ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 30 Dec 2020 08:55:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Thu, 31 Dec 2020 19:11:00 GMT
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Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jan 2021 02:43:00 GMT