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  Local
President issues decree to appoint Head of the Geological Survey Authority
[19 May 2019]
President issues decree appointing members in the Shura Council
[19 May 2019]
President of SPC issues decree appointing two members of the Shura Council
[18 May 2019]
HRM condemns aggression's airstrikes on citizens in Sanaa
[17 May 2019]
Information Minister condemns the crimes of aggression
[16 May 2019]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
Capital Sanaa's Media condemns targeting of building of Ministry of Information in capital Sanaa
[18 May 2019]
House of Representatives strongly condemns crimes of US-saudi coalition against civilians in capital
[18 May 2019]
Leader of Revolution: Worst criminal record in world belongs to coalition's states, especially Saudi
[18 May 2019]
Health Ministry: 6 martyrs, 71 wounded in Thursday's air raids of coalition on neighborhood of Rqas in Sanaa
[17 May 2019]
60 civilians killed, 54 injured, including children, working-in-health-arena Russian women in coalition's airstrikes on capital
[16 May 2019]
 
  Reports
Coalition continues to violate cease fire agreement in Hodiedah, to attack provinces: Report
[19 May 2019]
Army inflicts on coalition’s ranks heavy losses over last hours : Report
[19 May 2019]
Army inflicts heavy losses on Saudi-led coalition over last hours : Report
[18 May 2019]
Army inflicts on coalition-led forces heavy losses on various fronts over last hours : Report
[14 May 2019]
Six civilians killed in coalition’s continued violation to Sweden agreement over last hours
[14 May 2019]
 
  International
Health Ministry: 92 to 95% of medical devices are out of service in hospitals
[19 May 2019]
FM Meets with Deputy Resident Representative of UNICEF
[19 May 2019]
Parliament Speaker congratulates Norwegian counterpart on Constitution Day
[17 May 2019]
Speaker of House receives a cable of congratulations from Syrian counterpart
[17 May 2019]
FM congratulates his counterpart of Norway on National Day
[16 May 2019]
  About Yemen
Shibam Hadhramout.
[31/July/2004] Shebam is one of the most famous historical cities in Yemen. European travelers described it as ”Manhattan of the desert” due to its beautiful high building. Located in the middle of Hadhramout province , some 1200 km from the capital Sana’a.

The city was built on the ruins of an ancient city of Hadhramout and had been the most important market in the south-eastern part of Yemen , moreover it used to be a significant administrative center for many centuries up to the 16 century AD.

Shibam offers a very spectaculare scenic with its lofty houses some are 8 floors high forming close blocks separated by lanes and squares. There are about 500 houses built of straw reinforced mud bricks, they are almost equal in height.

Some women of the city visit their neighbors across sky walks from one rooftop to another in
in order to save time and efforts.Some houses date back to hundreds of years. The city has one gate, which was last maintained in 1909.

UNESCO placed Shibam on its "Human Heritage" list for its unique architectural style a. An international campaign for its protection and preservation was launched in 1984. Shibam actually is one of the most beautiful cities and tourist attractions in Yemen.

The city contains several historical sitess such as the great Mosque, built in the era of the Abbasid caliph Haroun Al_Rasheed early 10th century and the city wall dating back to the beginning of 17th century AD..
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UPDATED ON : Sun, 19 May 2019 02:21:45 +0300