Dragon blood trees on the island of Socotra, in the Indian Ocean, some 400km off Yemen's coast. Photo: EPA Dragon blood trees on the island of Socotra, in the Indian Ocean, some 400km off Yemen's coast. Photo: EPA
Dragon blood trees on the island of Socotra, in the Indian Ocean, some 400km off Yemen's coast. Photo: EPA
Yemen

Anger in Yemen after UAE troops take over island of Socotra, famed as ‘most alien-looking place on Earth’

The UAE has deployed tanks and about 50 soldiers to Yemen’s remote World Heritage site

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Dragon blood trees on the island of Socotra, in the Indian Ocean, some 400km off Yemen's coast. Photo: EPA Dragon blood trees on the island of Socotra, in the Indian Ocean, some 400km off Yemen's coast. Photo: EPA
Dragon blood trees on the island of Socotra, in the Indian Ocean, some 400km off Yemen's coast. Photo: EPA
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