Our #PhotoOfTheDay comes from the town of Shibam in #Yemen (© Lucie Debelkova).
"In Aden city, hundreds of thousands in a big demonstration demanding independence of South." (via @NajiAlkaladi)
"Massive rally in Aden today celebrating South Yemen's independence & demanding secession" (via @NoonArabia)
"This is part of a new raising awareness campaign on wifes' legal rights called, #DoYouKnow done by by The uprising of women in the Arab world. The poster says: #DoYouKnow that the Yemeni Law considers you a private property of your husband.."
|Journalist, Alkjaiwani with his daughter. Picture from Facebook.|
"Abdulkarim al Khaiwani's daughter Alaa is in the hospital in intensive care with brain injuries after being attacked by a motorcycle on the university campus. I can't really express how outraged I am, and it shows nothing changed in Yemen, if anything it's gotten worse, and all the talk of empowering the people and transparency is empty. Even the lowest mafia knows to leave the kids out of it."