Hadramaut


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Hadramaut:

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or Hadramaut
, region, S Arabia, on the Gulf of Aden and the Arabian Sea, occupying the southeastern part of Yemen. Historically, the name refers to the former Hadhramaut states, a collective term for the Quaiti and Kathiri sultanates.
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Hadhramaut

, Hadramaut
a plateau region of the S Arabian Peninsula, in SE Yemen on the Indian Ocean; formerly in South Yemen: corresponds roughly to the former East Aden Protectorate. Area: about 151 500 sq. km (58 500 sq. miles)
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During the signing, Mohammed Obaid Al Shamsi, head of the ERC team in Hadramaut, said the project aims to support the services and development sector in Hadramaut Governorate and is part of the efforts to prepare and develop the governorate's water, electricity, sanitation and transportation infrastructure so as to deliver these services to homes as soon as possible.
Governor of Hadramaut Province Major General Faraj Salmin Al-Bahsani expressed his thanks to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the medical team of Al-Balsam International Organization, which Cyclone Mekunu has prevented them from arriving on time for providing medical services for Yemeni cardiac patients on a daily basis during their stay in Yemen.
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A delegation from the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) on Wednesday attended the start of the construction of the Hadramaut Events, Celebrations and Conferences Council Building in Yemen's Mukalla District.
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One of the best examples of urban planning based on the principle of vertical construction, the city is known as the "Manhattanof the desert", and is characterised by sun-dried mud brick tower houses which rise out of Wadi Hadramaut.
Al Qaeda militants captured the 64-year-old in February 2014 when he was working as a petroleum engineer in the Hadramaut province.
One of the best examples of urban planning based on the principle of vertical construction, the city is known as the "Manhattan of the desert," and is characterized by sun-dried mud brick tower houses which rise out of Wadi Hadramaut.
He noted that UN's Office for Humanitarian Assistance (OCHA) is able to deliver aid around the country, namely Mukallah and Hadramaut in the east, deliveries into Aden, though Mokha, Taiz and Lahj, and other parts of the country, Sana'a, Saada and the north.
Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has taken control of Yemen's far-east Hadramaut province where a drone killed its leader this month.
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He formed part of the Hadrami diaspora, he explains, which since the 16th century had spread outward from Hadramaut in the southern part of the Arabian Peninsula to the entire area around the Indian Ocean n East Africa, South India, and the Malay-Indonesian Archipelago.