Yemen Dirty War


Three years into Yemen’s civil war, and the results are disastrous: Yemen is starving. With a population of 29 million, its people are on the edge of famine. As the world’s worst humanitarian crisis unfolds, a team of AP journalists explores the military and political forces that have kept an entire nation hostage to violence.






A look at al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, its roots, motivations, and role in Yemen’s civil war. (AP Video/Peter Hamlin)


Meet Hagar Yahia, a Yemeni woman working to keep her family alive. AP Video/Nat Castañeda)



Video Maad al-Zikry


Text Maggie Michaels 


Text Lee Keath