The next failed state


The Arab World's poorest nation faces an insurgency in the North, a secession movement in the South, growing poverty, a water crisis and threats from Al Qaeda operating on its soil. Amidst these crises, ordinary people go about their lives. A road trip from the capital Sana'a to the port city of Aden introduced me to the geographical, political and cultural landscape of Yemen.

A young couple in Taizz.

A young couple in Taizz.

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