Hundreds of endangered turtles have been killed in recent weeks, with some sold to restaurant customers as goat meat.
Saeed Al Batati
Mukalla has revived an annual festival taking advantage of a natural phenomenon that cools the coastal region.
Commander of Yemen government forces that defeated al-Qaeda in the southern city of Mukalla speaks to Al Jazeera.
Since 2011, Salim Omer Baras has raised more than $100,000 for the needy in the Arab world’s poorest country.
Government troops and Arab allies capture Ghayl Bawazer, al-Qaeda’s last remaining stronghold in southern province.
One year after Yemen’s civil war began, millions of people have been uprooted and are struggling to survive.
Mukalla’s fight against the disease is hampered by a sewage crisis and the fact that al-Qaeda controls the city.
Unrest and violence in Yemen’s second city has spurred authorities to clamp down on arms ownership.
Following al-Qaeda’s seizure of the Yemeni coastal city months ago, a council was formed to govern the city.
A year since Yemen’s Houthi rebels rallied for reforms, the country has spiralled into a bloody and enduring conflict.