He went on to recall how Malta was present at the celebrations in Yemen in May 1990, marking the unification of North and South Yemen
If the people of South Yemen
start a revolution like in 2011, this might lead to the same problems and allow the Houthi militia to exploit the scenario once again, with the same unfortunate results.
Summary: Says council seeks to revive South Yemen
state but not before defeating Al Houthis
The separatists have long called for the secession of the formerly independent South Yemen
, and their support for Hadi has been far from unconditional.
Aden, Yemen's second largest city, used to be the capital of the once independent South Yemen
before unification in 1990.
A young man growing up in communist South Yemen
returns to his hometown after studying literature in Paris to find that the woman he loves has joined the conservative Islamist movement.
Three years of war followed, in which two rival nationalist forces, The Front for the Liberation of South Yemen
(FLOSY, generally known in Arabic as jabhat al-tahrir) and the more radical National Liberation Front (NLF, in Arabic al-jabha al-qawmiya), competed for local allies and against the British.
Hadi occupied several military posts in the army of the Marxist republic of South Yemen
until 1986, when he fled to North Yemen with then South Yemeni president Ali-Nasser Muhammad.
At a meeting with former South Yemen
president Ali Nasser Mohammad, Tarawneh said that Jordan, under the leadership of His Majesty King Abdullah II, is keen on the security and stability of Yemen.
Jaafar Mohammad Saad, the governor of Aden, south Yemen
, and a number of his companions on Sunday.
He fled in March, after Iranian-backed Houthi rebels seized the capital Sanaa in September and then thrust into central and south Yemen
Summary: Clashes in south Yemen
kill at least 25 people, followed by fresh wave of pre-dawn air strikes against positions of Huthi rebels in Aden.