Students in Yemen fight stereotypes

Arabic and Islamic courses continue to draw foreigners despite negative perceptions.

    Yemen is renowned for its religious schools, which attract hundreds of international students every year.

    Those schools are now under increasing scrutiny, with the United States, among the nations, concerned about a possible growing al-Qaeda presence there.

    But there is another side to education in Yemen, as Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports from the Hadramaut Valley.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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