Honey and Hope A Spark of Optimism in the Yemen Civil War

The province of Shabwa in Yemen has become home to a minor miracle. First, a hospital was built, and now a holiday resort is in the works. The local governor would like to see the province provide a model for the country's future.
By Christoph Reuter in Shabwa Province, Yemen
Soldiers at the side of the road in Habban: Fighting for normalcy between the front lines.

Soldiers at the side of the road in Habban: Fighting for normalcy between the front lines.

Foto: Sam Tarling / Sana'a Center
Portrait of Yemen - A Photo Essay by Sam Tarling
Foto: Sam Tarling / Sana'a Center
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Portrait of Yemen - A Photo Essay by Sam Tarling

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A beekeeper near Ataq: Against a swarm of bees, even the guy with the machine gun doesn't stand a chance.

A beekeeper near Ataq: Against a swarm of bees, even the guy with the machine gun doesn't stand a chance.

Foto: Sam Tarling / Sana'a Center
Tasting honey

Tasting honey

Foto: Sam Tarling / Sana'a Center
A market in Ataq

A market in Ataq

Foto: Sam Tarling / Sana'a Center
Tribal leader Ahmed al-Mehdar: Something has changed in the elders' thinking.

Tribal leader Ahmed al-Mehdar: Something has changed in the elders' thinking.

Foto: Sam Tarling / Sana'a Center
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