Yemen Country in the Middle East information and #Yemen photo – Yemen flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Yemen, officially known as the Republic of Yemen, is an Arab country in Western Asia, occupying the southwestern to the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula. Yemen is the second largest country in the peninsula, occupying 527,970 km².
Prime minister: Ahmed Obaid bin Daghr
Currency: Yemeni rial
Population: 24.41 million (2013) World Bank
Official language: Arabic