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Hadhramaut

(ˌhɑːdrəˈmɔːt) or

Hadramaut

n
(Placename) 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)

Ha•dhra•maut

or Ha•dra•maut

(ˌhɑ drəˈmoʊt)

n.
a region on the S coast of Arabia, on the Arabian Sea, in the Republic of Yemen.
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We passed along the Arabian coast of Mahrah and Hadramaut, for a distance of six miles, its undulating line of mountains being occasionally relieved by some ancient ruin.
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.
Douglas Robert Semple, 64, who was kidnapped by Al Qaida in February 2014 while working in the Hadramaut area of Yemen, was bursting with gratitude on Tuesday.
Al Qaeda militants captured the 64-year-old in February 2014 when he was working as a petroleum engineer in the Hadramaut province.
Semple was working as a petroleum engineer in the Hadramaut area when he was kidnapped in February, 2014.
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.
The al-Qaeda terrorists exploded the shrine of Habib Ibn Saleh, one of the respected figures among the Yemeni people, in al-Shahar district, Hadramaut province, on Sunday night.
According to Al-Barri, Adan is the scene of huge displacements, as people are fleeing to safer quarters of the southern city, while others have left for neighboring governorates such as Abyan and Hadramaut.
The dialogue is the proper way to address all issues and the perfect way to get to the options acceptable to everyone", said Bahah in a speech at a meeting organized by the local authority in Hadramaut province.
Bahrain, Oman, Hadramaut, Yemen and the Hejaz are in the Red Sea and Persian Gulf and normally are in a place which addressing the needs of the marine business are one of its priorities.
The Hadramaut Arch separates the Mesozoic Basins from the Rub' al-Khali Basin.