Describes past and current conditions in and U.S. relations with Yemen, and addresses recent developments in possible Al Qaeda bomb plot. Covers recent unrest in light of Tunisian "Jasmine Revolution" and efforts of President Ali Abdullah Saleh to stay in power. Addresses terrorism and Al Qaeda presence, Al Houthi revolt, unrest in South, and domestic challenges. Covers regional foreign relations; relations with the U.S., including foreign aid; and future prospects. Addresses international aid and calls for reform and considers U.S. policy options.
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Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Foreign Affairs and National Defense Division. Yemen