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Yemen Wildlife and Foods

Yemen Wildlife and Foods

Animals and Plants Water shortage in Yemen Over the past 100 years, Yemen’s fauna and flora have suffered greatly from overuse of soil, deforestation and desertification. Due to climate change, the water table continues to sink and many species are lacking water. However, some stubborn animal and plant species have persisted, many of which are found exclusively in Yemen. Where did the mammals go? The previously great diversity of mammals has unfortunately declined significantly due to the drought and also…

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Yemen Guide

Yemen Guide

Yemen – country information Country name Yemen Official name Republic of Yemen Capital San’a Continent Asia Area 527,968 km2 Population 25,235,000 (2013) Foundation of a state 5/22/1990 The highest mountains Nabi Shu’ayb 3,760 m State system a pluralist republic with a unicameral parliament The biggest cities San’a (capital) 725,000, Aden 450,000, Taizz 280,000 Official language Arabic Ethnicity/National Composition Arabs 97.5%, Africans 1.2%, others 1.3% Religious affiliation Sunni 53%, Shia 47% Currency 1 Yemeni dinar (YER) = 26 Yemeni rials gross…

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