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Religion in Yemen - Wikipedia


Yemen is an Islamic society. Nearly all Yemenis are Muslims, with approximately 56% Sunni Muslims, the majority belonging to the Shafi'i school of thought and ...

Religion in Yemen | Yemen.com


Yemen holds close to their religion, which for the most part is Islamic. There is less than 1 percent of Yemen that follows other religions. When Israel became an  ...

5 facts you need to know about Yemen and its conflicts — RT News


Mar 27, 2015 ... Its member – a Zaidi religious leader and former member of the Yemeni parliament, Hussein Badreddin al-Houthi – was accused by the ...



YEMEN 2014 INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM REPORT. Executive Summary. The constitution provides for freedom of thought “within the limits of the  ...

Five Questions on...Religion and Conflict in Yemen | Tony Blair Faith ...


Oct 1, 2014 ... As the Shia Houthi movement consolidates recent gains in the Yemeni capital Sana'a, Thanos Petouris of the School of Oriental and African ...

yemen 2012 international religious freedom report - US Department ...


is the state religion and Sharia (Islamic law) is the source of all legislation. It effectively ... Yemen has a long history of religious moderation, and this violence.

The religious and cultural heritage being ruined by Yemen's war


Sep 9, 2015 ... The country is Yemen, where a Saudi-led coalition of Sunni Arab states has been waging war by air and land against the Houthis, a Shia rebel ...

Yemeni political, religious movements divided over nation's future


Dec 6, 2013 ... There is currently an armed conflict going on between two sects in the Saada Governorate in northern Yemen. They each believe they are right ...

Yemen People - Population, Nationality, and Religion


Browse the information below for demographic information on Yemen, including population, religion, nationality and more. If you do not find the Yemen ...

Forget what you're hearing. The civil war in Yemen is not a sectarian ...


Apr 7, 2015 ... Saudi Arabia frames its current military intervention into Yemen, which has involved wave upon wave of airstrikes for the past two weeks, as a ...

The religion(s) of Yemen include: Muslim (Shaf'I, Zaydi), Jewish, Christian, Hindu.
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Yemen / Religions - LookLex Encyclopaedia


Description and figures on Yemen's religions and religious sub-groups. Article in the LookLex / Encyclopaedia.

Religious beliefs in Yemen - StudyCountry.com


The constitution of Yemen officially declares that Islam is the state religion. With an estimate of 98 percent of its population Muslims, they would belong to either ...

Religion in Yemen - Yemen Religion - Major Religions of Yemen


The state religion of Yemen is Islam. Most people of Tihama and the southern and eastern part of the country belong to the Shafai sect of Sunni Muslims.