Al- Mukha

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Mukha, Al-


a city in the southern part of the Yemen Arab Republic. Population, 6,000 (1968). Al-Mukha is a port on the Red Sea and in the past was an important center for the export of coffee (mocha).

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