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A Yemeni woman draped in the flag of the former South Yemen , joins... News PhotoAbundance,Aden,Adult,Anniversary,Army,Bid,City,Demanding,Flag,Former,Horizontal,Independence,North,Political Rally,Politics,Women,YemenPhotographer Collection: AFP A Yemeni woman draped in the flag of the former South Yemen (The People's Democratic Republic of Yemen), joins thousands as they rally in Yemen's main southern city of Aden, on May 21, 2014, demanding renewed independence for the region on the 20th anniversary of a secession bid that was crushed by northern troops. Southern Yemen united with the North Yemen (Yemen Arab Republic) on May 22, 1990, to form the present-day Yemen. After four years, South Yemen declared its secession from the north, which resulted in the north occupying south Yemen and the 1994 civil war. AFP PHOTO/STR (Photo credit should read -/AFP/Getty Images)