Protests over Yemen’s economic malaise spread to other southern cities

Protesters block a street with burning tires after the Yemeni Riyal has severely plunged against foreign currencies, in Aden, Yemen September 2, 2018. REUTERS/Fawaz Salman

ADEN (Reuters) – Demonstrations spread to new parts of southern Yemen on Monday even as they eased slightly in the port city of Aden following government orders aimed at strengthening the local currency and reversing economic decline. Protesters burned tyres in order to cut roads in Aden’s Sheikh Othman district, and many shops in other […]

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