(MENAFN - Arab News) A Yemeni woman 60 was reunited with her son after 36 years said sabq.org electronic newspaper quoting her brother.
The son was only three years old when the woman got divorced from a man she married at the age of 15. The couple had separated after seven years of marriage following the birth of their son.
The woman returned to Jazan and lost all contact with her son.
The woman then remarried giving birth to several children and staying ith her husband until his death.
During that time her attempts to get information about her son were fruitless since there were no means of communication.
A relative eventually offered help in finding the son through a search program after requesting his last name. The man has also been looking for his mother all those years.
'We arranged for the son to meet his mother at the family house in Jazan. The reunion was tearful and emotionally charged' he said.