Mukalla


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Mu•kal•la

(muˈkæl ə)
n.
a seaport in SE Yemen, on the Gulf of Aden. 158,000.
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Noun1.Mukalla - a port in southern Yemen on the Gulf of Aden to the east of AdenMukalla - 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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Mukalla, Jumada II 22, 1439, March 10, 2018, SPA -- King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid distributed food baskets to 2,418 contracted workers, did not receive their salaries at the health office in the city of Mukalla of Hadramout Governorate from the total of 49,000 basket food allocated to the Governorate as part of the Comprehensive Humanitarian Operations Plan in Yemen.
Last week, the governor of Hadramout, Major General Faraj Salmeen Al Bahasani, announced the eviction of AQAP militants from Al Mousaini valley, west of the city of Al Mukalla, the capital of Hadramout, an area that has long been seen as an AQAP stronghold, from which the group plot attacks and recruit new fighters.
JEDDAH, Feb 5 (KUNA) -- Saudi Arabia and Yemen signed a memorandum of understanding on Monday to finance and install four cranes in the ports of Aden, Mukalla and Makhah.
Despite initial claims by the Saudi and Emirati coalition, the retaking of Mukalla was largely bloodless.
He was a member of AQAP's Hadhrami Domestic Council while the group was in control of Mukalla in 2015.
The UAE runs unofficial detention facilities in Mukalla, with the principal detention facility at al-Riyan airport, Mukalla's main airport, said family members of detainees, former detainees, and local lawyers and activists.
In a ceremony attended by Director-General of Al Mukalla Directorate Abdul Baqi Al Huthari, other Yemeni officials and the ERC supervisor, 1,000 school items were distributed as part of the UAE's humanitarian role represented by ERC to alleviate the suffering of the population in Hadramaut.
It is said that the ship was carrying 69 vehicles, food, tyres and engine oils and had been bound for the port of Mukalla in south-eastern Yemen.
18/July/2016] MUKALLA, July 18 (Saba) -- At least nine recruits were killed and 18 others were injured in an initial toll of two suicide bombings targeted checkpoints in Mukalla city of Hadramout province on Monday.
Another explosion hit the port city of Mukalla, also killing two soldiers, a security official told Reuters.
Three coordinated Islamic State group bomb attacks on Yemeni government forces killed 38 people in the southern port city of Mukalla on Monday, medics and security sources said.
At least 19 people have been killed in a wave of suicide bombings against Yemeni troops in Mukalla.