Yemen struggles to rebuild recaptured region

Aid agencies have stepped in to help cash-strapped government to rebuild former al-Qaeda stronghold of Abyan.

    The province of Abyan in Yemen was under al-Qaeda's control for almost a year.

    It was retaken by government forces, but many were killed, thousands fled and buildings were destroyed.

    International aid agencies are stepping in to help cash-strapped government to rebuild the former al-Qaeda stronghold.

    Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports from Zinjibar.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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