Aden Conference D.C.: 8th Anniversary of The Liberation of Aden

July 17, 2023

The American Center for South Yemen Studies is proud to announce a landmark event in Washington, DC, on July 20th, 2023. This day marks the 8th anniversary of the liberation of Aden, a pivotal moment in South Yemen's history that has had a significant impact on the geopolitical and socio-cultural dynamics of the region. We welcome you to join us in commemorating this event that defines resilience and strength in the face of adversity.

Our one-day conference will provide an enriching opportunity to explore and understand the intricate facets of South Yemen's history, society, and unique political landscape. The event will bring together scholars, diplomats, community leaders, and students to share their insights, experiences, and research findings on the critical events surrounding Aden's liberation.

Event Schedule:

 9:00 AM Opening

Mohamed Saleh -Director of ACSYS


10:00 AM

Liberation of Aden, a Historic Undertaking


11:30 AM

Regional Dynamics Under a De Facto Two-State Reality


1:00 PM Lunch


2:00 PM The Security Environment Beyond the War and Southern Aspirations


3:30 PM Closing


This event offers an invaluable platform for an informed discourse on South Yemen's trajectory since the liberation of Aden. We believe in fostering a better understanding of this region's complexities and potential, which is particularly crucial in the ever-evolving global political climate.

To join us for this enlightening day, please RSVP here.

We look forward to welcoming you to the American Center for South Yemen Studies event on July 20th. Let's commemorate this historic day together and envisage a future rooted in peace, stability, and prosperity for South Yemen.