If you wish to depart Yemen, you should stay alert for other opportunities to leave the country. In addition, Yemenia’s subsidiary, Felix Airways, aka Al Saeeda, now operates weekly flights between Seiyun and Djibouti. Note that any visa interview scheduled by the National Visa Center will be canceled three business days in advance of the interview if a medical exam is not received by that date. citizens should make their own determination as to whether conditions are safe enough for them to travel. Please continue to monitor the media and stay alert for other opportunities to leave the country. citizens who have attempted to cross have reported long delays in a harsh environment, and some have been detained or turned away by Saudi authorities. citizens who are able to depart Yemen for another country and are in need of emergency assistance upon arrival may contact a U. Also note that regular flights from Aden transit major regional air hubs with connecting flights to Djibouti and that this is generally the safer alternative to sea travel.
We partner with NGOs, government agencies, and international development donors to design and implement programs that strengthen local institutions.
For over 50 years, AMIDEAST has played a vital role in facilitating educational programs between the United States and Yemen.
Our activities date back to 1952 when we began administering our first scholarship program for Yemenis.
Huthi and allied forces severely curtailed the rights to freedom of expression, association and peaceful assembly in areas they controlled, arbitrarily arresting critics and opponents, including journalists and human rights defenders, forcing NGOs to close.
They subjected some detainees to enforced disappearance and to torture and other ill-treatment.