Al-Mukalla


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Noun1.Al-Mukalla - a port in southern Yemen on the Gulf of Aden to the east of AdenAl-Mukalla - a port in southern Yemen on the Gulf of Aden to the east of Aden
Republic of Yemen, Yemen - a republic on the southwestern shores of the Arabian Peninsula on the Indian Ocean; formed in 1990
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The coastal road connecting the city of Aden with that of Al-Mukalla has also shown to be eroded due to flashfloods, making it a chancy undertaking for relief trucks to get to the two cities, he said.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Hundreds of Yemeni people poured into the streets of al-Mukalla city in Hadramout province and strongly condemned the Saudi-backed al-Qaeda terrorists for wreaking havoc on the Arab country.
A Yemeni security official told the AP the president had gone by boat to the Yemeni port of al-Mukalla in the western province of Hadramawt.
In the city's Fouh Al-Mukalla neighborhood, security forces temporarily clashed with Southern Movement members who had been blocking a road and preventing drivers from passing through.
Outbreak of viral hemorrhagic fever caused by dengue virus type 3 in Al-Mukalla, Yemen.
The source explained to Saba that the attackers on four vehicles surprised the members of the checkpoint, located some 120 kms (75 miles) east of the provincial capital al-Mukalla.
Dozens of militants had stormed the headquarters of the army's Second Division in the city of al-Mukalla and captured some military personnel.
On August 7, Yemen said it had foiled an Al-Qaeda plot to storm the Canadian-run Mina al-Dhaba oil terminal and seize the port of Al-Mukalla capital of the eastern province of Hadramawt.
According to News24, Rajeh Badi said that two cities, Al-Mukalla and Ghayl Bawazeer, in the southeast and Mina al-Dhaba oil terminal, west of Mukalla, were targeted by Al Qaeda.
The main aim of the plot was to seize control of two cities, Al-Mukalla and Ghayl Bawazeer," in southeastern Yemen, Rajeh Badi told Agence France Presse, noting that oil facilities near Mukalla were also on the list of targets.
The film, which was aired on Monday night, lasted 110 minutes and documented the escape of Al Qaeda operatives from the central jail in Al-Mukalla, capital of the southeastern province of Hadramawt last June.
The 146-meter MV Victoria, belonging to a German shipper, was captured on May 5 with 11 men on board, 75 kilometers (45 miles) south of the Yemeni port of al-Mukalla, as it was on its way to the Red Sea port of Jeddah.