The film tells about the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen: landscapes of Yemen, views of the city of Aden - the capital of Yemen. Agriculture in Yemen: peasant farming, grain threshing, cotton planting, construction of a livestock farm on one of the farms. Views of the city of Shibam: streets, buildings. Views of the city of Mukalla on the coast of Arabia. Loading and unloading operations in the port of Mukalla. Fishing by fishermen of Yemen in the waters of the Indian Ocean. Fish trade in one of the fish markets, trade in the city bazaar. Life of the inhabitants of Yemen. The situation of Yemeni women: teaching women to read and write, young girls getting college education, playing sports. Training in the Armed Forces of Yemen for military pilots, naval paratroopers. The film uses footage from the chronicle of 1967, when the independence of Yemen was proclaimed.