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Yemen

Yemen is on the southern tip of the Arabian Peninsula, and sharing borders with and . Since at least 2011, Yemen has endured a bloody civil war, and tribal conflicts are ongoing.
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Yemen

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 23,500,000
  • Latitude of center: 15.75° or 15° 45' north
  • Longitude of center: 47.9° or 47° 54' east
  • Elevation: 1421 meters (4662 feet)
  • Capital: Sanaa
  • Area: 527,970 km² (203,850 miles²)
  • Language: Arabic
  • Currency: Rial (YER)
  • Phone code: 967
  • Internet domain: .ye
  • Neighbors: and
  • GeoNames ID: 69543

Other Names for Yemen

  • Afrikaans: Jemen
  • Akan: Yɛmen
  • Albanian: Jemen
  • Albanian: Jemeni
  • Amharic: የመን
  • Arabic: الجمهورية اليمنية
  • Arabic: اليمن
  • Armenian: Եմեն
  • Arpitan: Yèmen
  • Asturian: Yeme
  • Azerbaijani: Yəmən
  • Bambara: Yemɛni
  • Belarusian: Емен
  • Belarusian: Емэн
  • Bengali: ইমেন
  • Bengali: ইয়েমেন
  • Bosnian: Jemen
  • Bulgarian: Йемен
  • Burmese: ယီမင်
  • Catalan: Iemen
  • Central Khmer: យេមែន
  • Chinese: 也门
  • Croatian: Jemen
  • Czech: Jemen
  • Dutch: Jemen
  • English: Republic of Yemen
  • Esperanto: Jemeno
  • Estonian: Jeemen
  • Ewe: Yemen nutome
  • Faroese: Jemen
  • Finnish: Jemen
  • French: Yémen
  • Galician: Iemen - اليمن
  • Galician: Iemen
  • Ganda: Yemeni
  • Georgian: იემენი
  • German: Jemen
  • Greek: Υεμένη
  • Gujarati: યેમેન
  • Hausa: Yamal
  • Hebrew: תימן
  • Hindi: यमन
  • Hungarian: Jemen
  • Icelandic: Jemen
  • Indonesian: Yaman
  • Irish: Éimin
  • Italian: Yemen
  • Japanese: イエメン
  • Japanese: イエメン共和国
  • Kalaallisut: Jemen
  • Kannada: ಯೆಮನ್
  • Kikuyu: Yemeni
  • Korean: 예멘
  • Kurdish: یەمەن
  • Lao: ເຢເມນ
  • Latin: Iemenia
  • Latvian: Jemena
  • Limburgan: Jeme
  • Lingala: Yemɛnɛ
  • Lithuanian: Jemenas
  • Low German: Jemen
  • Luba-Katanga: Yemenu
  • Macedonian: Јемен
  • Malay (macrolanguage): Yaman
  • Malayalam: യമന്‍
  • Maltese: Jemen
  • Marathi: येमेन
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): येमेन
  • North Ndebele: Yemeni
  • Northern Sami: Jemen
  • Norwegian: Jemen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Jemen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Jemen
  • Occitan (post 1500): Iemèn
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܝܡܢ
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ୟେମେନ୍
  • Ossetian: Йемен
  • Persian: یمن
  • Polish: Jemen
  • Portuguese: Iémen
  • Portuguese: Iêmen
  • Pushto: يمن
  • Pushto: یمن
  • Quechua: Yaman
  • Romansh: Jemen
  • Rundi: Yemeni
  • Russian: Йемен
  • Sango: Yëmêni
  • Serbian: Јемен
  • Serbo-Croatian: Jemen
  • Sinhala: යේමනය
  • Slovak: Jemen
  • Slovenian: Jemen
  • Somali: Yaman
  • Spanish: Yemen
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Yemeni
  • Swedish: Jemen
  • Tamil: ஏமன்
  • Telugu: యెమెన్
  • Thai: ประเทศเยเมน
  • Thai: เยเมน
  • Tibetan: ཡེ་མེན།
  • Tigrinya: የመን
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Iemeni
  • Udmurt: Йемен
  • Uighur: يەمەن
  • Ukrainian: Ємен
  • Upper Sorbian: Jemen
  • Urdu: یمن
  • Uzbek: Yaman
  • Vietnamese: Y-ê-men (Yemen)
  • Vietnamese: Y-ê-men
  • Volapük: Yämän
  • Western Frisian: Jemen
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède yemeni
  • Zulu: i-Yemen
  • Al Jumhūrīyah al Yamanīyah
  • Al Yaman
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