Meaning Of yemen


Synonyms Of yemen

Definition Of yemen


a country in southwestern part of the Arabian peninsula; population 22,858,200 (est. 2009); capital, Sana'a; official language, Arabic. Official name Yemen Republic.

Example Of yemen

  • Christians who were driven out of the provinces of the Ottoman Empire, Syrians and Palestinians who arrived after the Second World War, Lebanese and Yemenis fleeing their civil wars, have all come to Dearborn in successive waves.

  • However, Pakistan's border is heavily patrolled by the military, who just a day earlier captured 31 al-Qaida - mostly Yemenis - as they fled Tora Bora for the lawless tribal areas of Pakistan.

  • I teach at a school where we have a significant Yemeni population, and I wish we had more books talking to those children or about their feelings.

  • I worked in Snaa, Yemen for two years during which I was a community development specialist, working especially with rural Yemeni women.

  • Pakistan's president, General Pervez Musharraf, who was in the United States to attend the UN General Assembly debate, said one Egyptian, one Saudi and eight Yemenis were arrested in connection with the raid.

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