Warfare in January


Aden  1986  Yemeni Civil Wars
Ali Nasir Muhammad al-Husani seized South Yemen by coup in 1984 and later faced violent attack by forces of former President Abdul Fat- tah Ismail. Severe fighting around Aden saw a claimed 10,000 killed, including Ismail, before Ali Nasir went into exile with many thousands of supporters. A new government moved steadily towards unification with North Yemen

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