Land of Sheba

Yemen’s strategic Hajour district: A forgotten battlefront

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 00:49

While the UN envoy to Yemen, along with members of the international community, were in Stockholm celebrating the signing of the peace agreement between the Yemeni government and the Houthis regard

Yemen's government fights to preserve cultural heritage

Fri, 02/22/2019 - 01:19

The war in Yemen has left a devastating toll not only its population but also on its cultural history, resulting in the destruction of irreplaceable sites and monuments, according to the country's

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.


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