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Sana, Yemen - Perched atop a height of about 2,300 meters, it's one of the highest capital cities and also one of the oldest places to remain populated continuously.

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#Yemen: Gunmen in the capital #Sanaa abduct the president's chief of staff: … Ever-more #anarchy

The United Arab Emirates and Kuwait will reopen their Yemeni embassies in the southern city of Aden instead of the capital Sanaa #Yemen #Kuwait #GCC #gccbusinesscouncil #gulfnews #mydubai #dubai #expo2020 #foreverybody #mwc2015 #UAE

Just caught a glimpse of recent footage taken in #Sanaa, Yemen's capital, one of the oldest continuously populated places in the world with a 2590 year history. So sad to see large sections of this world Heritage city in complete ruin. Here's the way it looked 10 years ago, shooting a story for #Natgeo on the Chinese explorer, #ZhengHe who visited in the 15th c. #Yemen @thephotosociety @natgeocreative @natgeo

“Inhabited for more than 2,500 years, Sana'a, the capital of Yemen, is one of the oldest continuously populated cities in the world. The city is noted for…”