Modern history of Yemen
The modern history of Yemen began in 1918 when North Yemen gained independence from the Ottoman Empire. North Yemen became a republic in 1962, but it was not until 1967 that the British Empire, who ha...
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New York Uber driver arrested for attempting to join ISIS and planning to run over crowds in Times Square.
ISIS suicide bomber found alive after blowing himself in HALF in Yemen
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: A grisly video has surfaced of the moment a failed ISIS suicide bomber in Yemen is found torn in half but still alive after his bomb belt detonated too early.
Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen
The Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen (sometimes spelled Mutawakelite Kingdom of Yemen; Arabic: المملكة ‏المتوكلية اليمنية‎ al-Mamlakah al-Mutawakkilīyah al-Yamanīyah), also known as t...
Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen - Wikipedia
Yemen Arab Republic
The Yemen Arab Republic (YAR; Arabic: الجمهورية العربية اليمنية‎ al-Jumhūrīyah al-‘Arabīyah al-Yamanīyah), also known as North Yemen or Yemen (Sana'a), was a country from 1962 to 19...
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
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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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...
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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
North Yemen
North Yemen is a term used to designate the Yemen Arab Republic (1962–1990), its predecessor, the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen (1918–1962), and their predecessors that exercised sovereignty over the...
North Yemen - Wikipedia
Protectorate of South Arabia
The Protectorate of South Arabia was a grouping of 4 states located at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula under treaties of protection with Britain. The area of the former protectorate is now p...
Protectorate of South Arabia - 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...
South Yemen - Wikipedia
Qu'aiti
Qu'aiti (Arabic: القعيطي‎ al-Qu‘ayṭī), officially the Qu'aiti State in Hadhramaut (Arabic: الدولة القعيطية الحضرمية‎) or the Qu'aiti Sultanate of Shihr and Mukalla (Arabic: سلط...
Qu'aiti - Wikipedia
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
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...
Lower Yafa - Wikipedia
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...
1994 civil war in Yemen
The May–July 1994 civil war in Yemen was waged between the armed forces of the former Northern and Southern Yemeni states and their supporters. The war resulted in the defeat of the southern armed fo...
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 ...
Al-Islah
Islah or Al-Islah (ألإصلاح ,إصلاح) is an Arabic word usually translated as "reform", in the sense of "to improve, to better, or to put something into a better position." It is used in religion and pol...
General People's Congress (Yemen)
The General People's Congress (Arabic: المؤتمر الشعبي العام‎, GPC; transliterated: Al-Mo'tamar Ash-Sha'abiy Al-'Aam) is a political party in Yemen.It was founded on 24 August 1982 in Sana'a,...
General People's Congress (Yemen) - Wikipedia
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
North Yemeni rial
The rial or riyal was the currency of North Yemen, first the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen, then the Yemen Arab Republic.
The Mutawakkilite Kingdom began issuing coins around the turn of the 20th...
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Aden Airways
Aden Airways was a subsidiary of British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) based in Aden. It was in operation from 1949 to 1967.
In 1947, a proposal to form an airline in Aden using a pair of Br...
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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...
Battle of Sana'a (2011)
The Battle of Sana'a was a battle during the 2011 Yemeni uprising between forces loyal to Yemeni leader Ali Abdullah Saleh and opposition tribal forces led by Sheikh Sadiq al-Ahmar for control of the ...