Men on the streets of Sanaa
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Yemen's unemployment crisis

Yemen is the poorest country in the Middle East and its high rates of unemployment, corruption and malnutrition fuelled the popular uprising against the government four months ago.

However, the political crisis that followed has brought the economy to its knees and unemployment is now thought to have reached over 60%.

The BBC's Lina Sinjab reports from Sanaa.

  • 25 Jun 2011
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