Southern Yemen marks civil war anniversary

Separatist movement holds rally calling for independence as it marks anniversary of 1986 civil war.

    Yemen's southern separatist movement has held a rally, calling for independence. They have also been marking the anniversary of the 1986 civil war that lasted for 12 days, killing thousands of people.

    Al  Jazeera's Omar Al Saleh reports from the southern port city of Aden.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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