Articles about youth
A paradox in many ways, Yemen stands in contrast to the other countries of the Arabian Peninsula. It is a lone republic among monarchies, however remains the poorest and least developed country on the peninsula, and indeed the only non-member of the GCC. Images of Yemen conjure up scenes akin to the Wild West for their neighbors to the north. Yet it has been a locale for one of the larger social uprisings which the MENA region has seen over the past year. Nobel Prize winner Tawakul Karmun is a symbol that the world has recognized this movement of mind and blood.