Regional
9:53 am
Tue February 16, 2010

WKU Geography Head explains importance of Yemen

Bowling Green, KY – The impoverished Middle Eastern country Yemen has been in the spotlight since a failed Christmas Day attack on a US-bound airliner. The Nigerian attacker allegedly received training from Al-Qaida agents in Yemen. To learn more about Yemen and its importance in the Middle East and broader world, we spoke with WKU Geography and Geology Department Head David Keeling.