(both: dämär`), town (1994 pop. 82,920), S central Yemen, in a valley between two volcanic peaks. Dhamar is a market and religious center, known for its thoroughbred horses and its ancient Muslim theological school.
On May 24, security authorities in Dhamar defused an explosive in Otoma disctrict that was planted near the house of Jamal Abdulla Maooda, a member of the local council in Dhamar and the General People's Congress.
The data of the agricultural statistics obtains by Saba stated that the province of Ibb was ranked first among the provinces in production and cultivation of potatoes, where the production during the same year reached to 92.179 tons in the area of CiCiagriculture estimated to 5641 hectares, followed by the province of Dhamar, where the production reached to 78333 tons in an area estimated at 4925 hectares.
[22/April/2019] Dhamar, 22 April (Saba) - The people of Dhamar province on Monday presented a convoy of cash in the amount of 60 million riyals in support of Drones' industry belonging to the Army in sign of loyalty and gratitude to Head-of-martyrs, the ex-president Saleh al-Samad.
[06/March/2019] Dhamar 6 March (Saba) - Dhamar Governor Mohammed Hussein al-Maqdeshi discussed on Tuesday with a team from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) the projects implemented by the Mission in the water and health sectors.
DHAMAR, May 26--Major Bazil Al-Adhraei, the security chief of Jahran district of Dhamar governorate, told the Yemen Times on Monday that he accepted an offer of compensation from a tribal figure who assaulted him last week.