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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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Al-Rabiah said in a press statement that the center inaugurates this convoy, which was preceded by several convoys that come in implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, pointing out that the convoy includes 70 trucks laden with 1200 tons of foodstuffs and other important aid materials heading to Hadramawt, Maareb, Sanaa, Bidaha, Abin, and Tez governorates.
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Bombs reportedly went off at the same time at four security checkpoints in the coastal city at sunset as troops were breaking their fast during the holy Muslim month of Ramadan, according to the governor of the Hadramawt province, Ahmed Saeed bin Breyk.
It's difficult but we can get to southern cities of Aden, Lahj, Mukallah, Abyan, Hadramawt and the island of Socotra," he said, referring to areas mostly controlled by the government of Yemen's elected president, who is supported by a Saudi-led coalition.
We entered the city center (of Mukalla) and were met by no resistance from Al-Qaeda militants who withdrew west" towards the vast desert in Hadramawt and Shabwa provinces, a military officer told AFP by phone from the city the extremists seized last April.
Ali Abed al-Rab bin Talab, better known as Abu Anwar, was the extremist group's chief judge in Yemen's largest province, Hadramawt, which al-Qaida largely controls.
At least 15 Yemeni soldiers and 14 militants have been killed in an attack by al Qaeda on a military post in the eastern region of Hadramawt, a security source said.