Video: Yemen Capital Bustles With Knife Trade

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August 24, 2006—High in the country's mountains lies Yemen's bustling capital of Sanaa, one of the world's oldest cities. Sanaa's markets hum with merchants selling jambiyas, ornate hook- shaped knives that serve as status symbols for Yemeni men—and are potentially a major cause of rhinoceros poaching.

Take a tour of the stalls and bazaars of this ancient city and learn more about the decorative industry that many believe may drive the rhino into extinction.

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