Aden
Aden (/ˈeɪdən/ AY-duhn, /ˈɑːdɛn/ AH-den; Arabic: عدن‎ ʻAdin/ʻAdan  [ˈʕæden, ˈʕædæn]) is a seaport city in Yemen, located by the eastern approach to the Red Sea (the Gulf of Aden), some...
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Aden - Aden City
الجمهورية اليمنية أو اليمن وهي تقع جنوب شبه الجزيرة العربية في جنوب غرب آسيا. يحدها من الشمال السعودية ومن الشرق عُمان. لها ساحل جنوبي على بحر العرب و ساحل غ...
History of Yemen
Yemen is one of the oldest centers of civilization in the Near East. Its relatively fertile land and adequate rainfall in a moister climate helped sustain a stable population, a feature recognized by ...
History of Yemen - Wikipedia
Colony of Aden
The Colony of Aden or Aden Colony (Arabic: مستعمرة عدن‎ Musta‘marat ‘Adan) was a British Crown colony from 1937 to 1963 located in the south of contemporary Yemen. It consisted of the port o...
Colony of Aden - Wikipedia
Federation of South Arabia
The Federation of South Arabia (Arabic: اتحاد الجنوب العربي‎ Ittiḥād al-Janūb al-‘Arabī) was an organization of states under British protection in what would become South Yemen. It was form...
Federation of South Arabia - Wikipedia
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...
Aden Emergency - Wikipedia
South Yemen
The People's Democratic Republic of Yemen (Arabic: جمهورية اليمن الديمقراطية الشعبية‎ Jumhūrīyat al-Yaman ad-Dīmuqrāṭīyah ash-Sha‘bīyah), also referred to as South Yemen, Democratic...
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Yemenite reunification
Yemeni unification took place on May 22, 1990, when the area of the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen (also known as South Yemen) was united with the Yemen Arab Republic (also known as North Yemen...
Indian Army during World War I
The Indian Army during World War I contributed a large number of divisions and independent brigades to the European, Mediterranean and the Middle East theatres of war in World War I. Over one million ...
Indian Army during World War I - Wikipedia
Khormaksar
Khormaksar (Br.Eng. [kəˈmæksə], Arabic: خورمكسر [χɔːɾˈmaksaɾ]), is a city district in Aden Governorate, Yemen, with a population of 47,044 according to 2004 census.
As part of Aden Colony Khormak...
Sheikh Othman
Sheikh Othman (Arabic: الشيخ عثمان) is a city district in Aden Governorate, Yemen, with a population of 105,248 according to 2004 census.
Sheikh Othman derives its name from a religious shrine for...
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Waseelah Saad
Waseelah Fadhl Saad (born November 25, 1989 in Aden) is a track and field sprint athlete who competes internationally for Yemen.Saad represented Yemen at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. She compe...
Yemen Ports Authority
Yemen Ports Authority (YPA) or Yemen Gulf of Aden Ports Corporation is a government corporation that governs and manages the ports of Yemen, including principally the port of Aden.
Geographically ...
Al-Ayyam (Yemen)
Al Ayyam is a Yemeni daily newspaper published in Arabic.
Al Ayyam was founded in 1958. The founder was Mohammad Bashraheel. The paper was shut down after South Yemen became independent under a Ma...
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...
USS Cole bombing
The USS Cole bombing was a suicide attack against the United States Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG-67) on 12 October 2000, while it was harbored and being refueled in the Yemeni...
USS Cole bombing - Wikipedia
Postage stamps and postal history of Aden
Aden is a city in southern Yemen. Aden's location made it a popular exchange port for mail passing between places around the Indian Ocean and Europe. When Captain S. B. Haines of the Indian Marine, th...
Postage stamps and postal history of Aden - Wikipedia
Harold Berridge
Major Harold Berridge CIE OBE (1872 – 17 June 1949) was a British civil engineer and mechanical engineer.Berridge was born in Leicester. He was educated at the City of London School and served a...
Sabaeans
The Sabaeans or Sabeans (Arabic: السبئيون‎ as-Saba’iyūn) (Hebrew: סבא‎) were an ancient people speaking an Old South Arabian language who lived in what is today Yemen, in the south wes...
Islamic history of Yemen
Islam came to Yemen around 630 during Muhammad's lifetime and the rule of the Persian governor Badhan. Thereafter, Yemen was ruled as part of Arab-Islamic caliphates, and became a province in the Is...
Minaeans
The Minaean people were the inhabitants of the kingdom of Ma'in (Old South Arabian mʿn, vocalized Maʿīn; modern Arabic معين Maʿīn) in modern day Yemen, dating back to the 6th century BCE-85 BCE. It wa...
Georgina Henry
Georgina Clare Henry (8 June 1960 – 7 February 2014) was a British journalist. Associated with The Guardian newspaper for a quarter of a century from 1989 until her death in 2014, she held several sen...