During protests in Egypt, opposition groups in Yemen squeezed concessions from their own president, Ali Abdullah Saleh. He promised not to run again in the 2013 election. This did little to abate the demands of young citizens for human rights and economic development. However, protests against Saleh have ignited strong protests for Saleh which have led to attacks on anti-government protesters across the country. Severe poverty and corruption, accompanied by historic rifts between north and south that lead people to fear for the future of the country, both if and if not Saleh is deposed.

 

Click here for the Special Coverage

Views: 2

Latest Activity

Dr. Arif Jubaer posted a status
"It’s time for the D+ Carnival Europe 2015! For more on the Carnival visit http://www.dailypositive.org/Daily_Positive_Carnival"
7 hours ago
Andrej Matisak posted a status
"Matisak's blog - Kenya versus terrorism http://wp.me/pL6gx-1GQ"
9 hours ago
Andrej Matisak posted a status
"Matisak's blog - What's next for Libya http://wp.me/pL6gx-1GN"
yesterday
Andrej Matisak posted a status
"Matisak's blog - American Sniper also in Slovak cinemas now http://wp.me/pL6gx-1GL"
Friday
Dr. Arif Jubaer posted a status
"French researcher revealed ancient relative of the hippopotamus swam from Asia to Africa 35ml years ago. More http://www.dailypositive.org/"
Friday
Faruque Iqbal updated their profile
Thursday
Andrej Matisak posted a status
"Matisak's blog - Some challenges of Energy Union http://wp.me/pL6gx-1GI"
Wednesday
Dr. Arif Jubaer posted a status
"Polish film Ida won the Best Foreign Language Film Award at the 87th Academy Awards. More http://www.dailypositive.org/"
Wednesday

© 2015   Created by Arne Grauls.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service