A picture I took on Thursday of Yemeni soldiers walking alongside protesters after they’d stepped aside and allowed them through the security cordon outside the US Embassy in Sana’a on September 13.
Was the security lapse at the US embassy in Sana’a a move by Yemen’s former president to show America who still calls the shots?
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Iona Craig is a freelance journalist based in Sana'a, Yemen and The Times of London Yemen Correspondent. She also writes for USA Today, The Sunday Times and regularly contributes to The National (UAE) and Index on Censorship.
A collection of Iona's reporting from Yemen's southern province of Abyan
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