Aden Protectorate
The Aden Protectorate (Arabic: محمية عدن‎ Maḥmiyyat ‘Adan) was a British protectorate in southern Arabia which evolved in the hinterland of the port of Aden and in the Hadramaut following th...
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Kathiri
Kathiri (Arabic: الكثيري‎ al-Kathīrī, officially the Kathiri State of Seiyun in Hadhramaut (Arabic: السلطنة الكثيرية - سيؤن - حضرموت al-Salṭanah al-Kathīrīyah - Sayʾūn - Ḥaḍramawt) was a su...
Kathiri - Wikipedia
Shaib
Shaib or Sha‘ib (Arabic: شعيب‎ Shu‘ayb), or the Sheikhdom of Shaib (Arabic: مشيخة الشعيب‎ Mashyakhat ash-Shu‘ayb), was a state in the Aden Protectorate, South Arabia. The area is n...
Fadhli Sultanate
Fadhli (Arabic: فضلي‎ Faḍlī), or the Fadhli Sultanate (Arabic: السلطنة الفضلية‎ Salṭanat al-Faḍlī), was an independent sultanate on the southern coast of the Arabian Peninsula from...
Fadhli Sultanate - Wikipedia
Aden Expedition
The Aden Expedition was a naval operation carried out by the British Royal Navy in January 1839. Following Britain's treaty concerning the colonization of territory in the present day Yemen, the Sulta...
Aden Expedition - Wikipedia
Dathina
Dathina (Arabic: دثينة‎ Dathīnah), the Dathina Sheikhdom (Arabic: مشيخة دثينة‎ Mashyakhat Dathīnah), or sometimes the Dathina Confederation, was a state in the British Aden Protect...
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Aqrabi
‘Aqrabi (Arabic: عقربي‎ ‘Aqrabī), or the Aqrabi Sheikhdom (Arabic: مشيخة العقربي‎ Mashyakhat al-‘Aqrabī), was a state in the British Aden Protectorate, the Federation of Arab Emira...
Maflahi
Maflahi, Muflahi (Arabic: مفلحي‎ Muflaḥī), or the Muflahi Sheikhdom (Arabic: مشيخة المفلحي ‎ Mashyakhat al-Muflaḥī), was a state in the British Aden Protectorate.Its last sheikh, K...
Wahidi Bir Ali
Wahidi Bir Ali (Arabic: واحدي بير علي‎ Wāḥidī Bīr ‘Alī), or the Wahidi Sultanate of Bir Ali (Arabic: سلطنة واحدي بير علي‎ Salṭanat al-Wāḥidī Bīr ‘Alī), was one of several Wahidi s...
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Emirate of Beihan
Beihan or Bayhan (Arabic: بيحان‎ Bayḥān), officially the Emirate of Beihan (Arabic: إمارة بيحان‎ Imārat Bayḥān), was a state in the British Aden Protectorate and the Federation of...
Federation of Arab Emirates of the South
The Federation of Arab Emirates of the South (Arabic: اتحاد إمارات الجنوب العربي‎) was an organization of states within the British Aden Protectorate in what would become South Yemen. The F...
Lower Aulaqi Sultanate
Lower Aulaqi (Arabic: العوالق السفلى‎ al-‘Awālaq as-Suflá), or the Lower Aulaqi Sultanate (Arabic: سلطنة العوالق السفلى‎ Salṭanat al-‘Awālaq al-Suflá), was a state in the Aden Prot...
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Upper Aulaqi Sheikhdom
The Upper Aulaqi Sheikhdom (Arabic: مشيخة العوالق العليا‎ Mashyakhat al-‘Awālaq al-‘Ulyā) was a state in the British Aden Protectorate, the Federation of Arab Emirates of the South, and its ...
Emirate of Dhala
Dhala or Dhali` (Arabic: الضالع‎ aḍ-Ḍāliʿ), Amiri (Arabic: الأميري‎ al-Amīrī), or the Emirate of Dhala (Arabic: إمارة الضالع‎ Imārat aḍ-Ḍāliʿ) was a state in the British ...
Upper Yafa
Upper Yafa or Upper Yafa'i (Arabic: يافع العليا ‎ Yāfi‘ al-‘Ulyā), officially State of Upper Yafa (Arabic: دولة يافع العليا‎ Daulat Yāfiʿ al-ʿUlyā), was a state in the British Aden...
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Audhali
Audhali (Arabic: العوذلي‎ al-‘Awdhalī or العواذل al-‘Awādhal), or the Audhali Sultanate (Arabic: سلطنة العوذلي‎ Salṭanat al-‘Awdhalī), was a state in the British Aden Protectorate....
Alawi (sheikhdom)
The Alawi Sheikhdom (Arabic: مشيخة العلوي ‎ Mashyakhat al-‘Alawī), or Alawi (Arabic: علوي‎ ‘Alawī) — was a Sheikhdom located in the Adan region of southwestern Yemen. Its capital w...
Wahidi Balhaf
Wahidi Balhaf (Arabic: واحدي بالحاف‎ Wāḥidī Bālḥāf), or the Wahidi Sultanate of Balhaf (Arabic: سلطنة الواحدي بالحاف ‎Salṭanat al-Wāḥidī Bālḥāf), was one of several Wahidi states i...
Wahidi Balhaf - Wikipedia
British Forces Aden
British Forces Aden was the name given to the British Armed Forces stationed in the Aden Protectorate during part of the 20th century. Their purpose was to preserve the security of the Protectorate f...
Aden Emergency
The Aden Emergency was an insurgency against the British Crown forces in the British controlled territories of South Arabia which now form part of the Yemen. Partly inspired by Nasser's pan Arab natio...
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Sultanate of Lahej
Lahej (Arabic: لحج‎ Laḥij), the Sultanate of Lahej (Arabic: سلطنة لحج‎ Salṭanat Laḥij), or, sometimes, the Abdali Sultanate (Arabic: سلطنة العبدلي‎ Salṭanat al-‘Abdalī), ...
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Lower Yafa
Lower Yafa, Lower Yafa'i (Arabic: يافع السفلى‎ Yāfi‘ as-Suflá), or the Sultanate of Lower Yafa (Arabic: سلطنة يافع السفلى‎ Salṭanat Yāfi‘ as-Suflá), was a state in the British Aden...
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Aden Protectorate Levies
The Aden Protectorate Levies (APL) were a military force raised for the local defence of the Aden Protectorate. The Levies were drawn from all parts of the Protectorate and were armed and officered by...
Haushabi
Haushabi or Hawshabi (Arabic: الحوشبي‎ al-Ḥawshabī or Arabic: الحواشب‎ al-Ḥawāshab), or the Haushabi Sultanate (Arabic: سلطنة الحواشب‎ Salṭanat al-Ḥawāshab), was a state ...