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Yemen

al Mamlakah al-Mutawakilyah Alyamaniah
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

The Kingdom of the Yemen on 9 March 1958 combined with the United Arab Republic to form the United Arab States. Its ruler is His Majesty, Imam Ahmad, son of the Imam Yahya (murdered on 17 Feb. 1948), who succeeded to the throne on 14 March 1948. Heir apparent is the Crown Prince, Saif Al-Islam Al-Badr, who is also Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister of Defence.

Books of Reference

  1. Faroughy, A., Introducing Temen. New York, 1947Google Scholar
  2. Heyworth-Dunne, G. E., Al-Yemen. Social, Political and Economic Survey. Cairo, 1952Google Scholar
  3. Scott, H., In the High Temen. 2nd ed. London, 1947Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1959

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg

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