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(ˌhɑːdrəˈmɔːt) or


(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)


or Ha•dra•maut

(ˌhɑ drəˈmoʊt)

a region on the S coast of Arabia, on the Arabian Sea, in the Republic of Yemen.
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Abu Bakr who passed away on Sunday was born on March 17, 1939 in Traim, a historic town situated in the Hadhramaut Valley of South Yemen.
An agreement has been struck between Hadi and his UAE military backers on one side and the Al-Qaeda and ISIL on the other to grant control over Hadhramaut valley to the ISIL and its coastal rim to the Al-Qaeda in a bid to prevent any possible clashes between the two terrorist groups; instead control over Aden province is rendered to Hadi and forces loyal to him," Al-Akhbar quoted an informed Yemeni source as saying on Monday.
The students were pursuing traditional Islamic religious course at Dar Al Mustafa madrassa in Tarim, a historical town in the Hadhramaut Valley of South Yemen, known as the theological, juridical, and academic centre.