Yemen /ˈjɛmən/ (Arabic: اليَمَن‎ al-Yaman), officially known as the Republic of Yemen (Arabic: الجمهورية اليمنية‎ al-Jumhūriyyah al-Yamaniyyah), is an Arab country in Western Asia, occupying the southwestern to southern end of the Arabian Peninsula. Yemen is the second largest country in the peninsula, occupying 527,970 km2 (203,850 sq mi). The coastline stretches for about 2,000 km (1,200 mi). It is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the north, the Red Sea to the west, the Gulf of Aden and Arabian Sea to the south, and Oman to the east. Its capital and largest city is Sana'a. Yemen's territory includes more than 200 islands.
Posts about Yemen
  • Trump’s New Executive Order

    …, visas will not be issued to people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. In the original executive order, Iraq was also on the visa blacklist — but it’s been excluded in the new version. The new executive order also makes it clear that people from the six affected countries can apply for waivers to enter the US in particularly urgent…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • Don’t Wait, Apply for Your Citizenship

    … holder does not enjoy the same legal protections as a United States citizen. There are certain political realities that cannot be ignored. Under previous administrations, green card holders were assured that if they complied with existing immigration regulations, they would be admitted to the United States. This is not the case under the Trump…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 9 readers -
  • The Effects of the Trump Immigration Ban on Business

    … The Effects of the Trump Immigration Ban on Business As a Miami immigration lawyer, I watched in alarm last week as President Trump signed an executive order to bar Syrian refugees from entering the U.S. and suspend all refugee admissions for 120 days. His order also blocks citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen—all…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 15 readers -
  • Sleeping with the Enemy? Qui Tam Whistleblower Post

    … because of the difficulty in finding witnesses, not because of a cozy relationship between the government and the contractor. So why share the story of an unsuccessful outcome? Obviously, prosecuting any case where the wrongdoing occurred in Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq or Yemen is going to be tougher than the local Medicare fraud qui tam case. These…

    Due Diligence- 10 readers -
  • Missing Defense Supplies and Whistleblowers

    …, however, says we recently lost $500 million of equipment in Yemen including 160 Humvees and 4 drones. What makes this story worse is where we lost the equipment. Losing a couple of dozens trucks in Canada wouldn’t be the end of the world. Our neighbors to the north would probably wash them before returning. But losing them to Al…

    Due Diligence- 29 readers -