26-28 November, 1972
Article 1: The Arab people in Yemen will establish a single state called the Yemen republic.
Article 2: The Yemeni flag will have three colours: red, white and black.
Article 3: Sana'a is the capital.
Article 4: Islam is the state religion, and the Sharia is the main source of legislation.
Article 5: Arabic is the official language.
Article 6: The state will aim at the realisation of socialism of the Arab Islamic style … and social justice.
Article 7: Public property belongs to the people as the basis for the development of society.
Article 8: The organisation of the government in the Yemeni republic is national and democratic.
Article 9: There will come into existence a unified political organisation which will include all productive groups of citizens … to work against backwardness.
Article 10: The Constitution of the Yemeni Republic will lay down its limits.