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  Local
Judicial Council approves redistribution of courts jurisdiction in Saada
[25 September 2018]
Security arrests murderer in Sanaa
[24 September 2018]
Cabinet reviews situations in fronts, gov't activities
[24 September 2018]
Parliament continues to discuss bill on public, private sectors partnership
[24 September 2018]
Training course targets developing trainers' level in micro-finance
[24 September 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
12 Saudi aggression air strikes hit Saada
[25 September 2018]
Army repels mercenaries' infiltration in Taiz
[25 September 2018]
Army kills, injures dozens of US-backed mercenaries in Bayda, liberates sites
[25 September 2018]
Army launches attack on US-backed mercenaries 's sites in Nehm, kills dozens
[25 September 2018]
3 civilians killed, 7 injured in Saudi airstrikes on Yemeni provinces
[25 September 2018]
 
  Reports
Reports: Saudi-led aggression hit provinces, prohibits entry ships into the port in the past 24 hours
[24 September 2018]
Persons eat trees' leaves, children die of acute faminein in Hajjah
[22 September 2018]
Reports: Saudi’ missiles and artillery hit several provinces over the 24 past hours
[22 September 2018]
Reports: Army inflicts on Saudi-led mercenaries heavy losses over last 24 hours
[21 September 2018]
Reports: Saudi airstrikes hit several provinces over the past day
[21 September 2018]
 
  International
Health minister meets visiting IOM regional director
[25 September 2018]
Yemen elected as Deputy Secretary-General of the Arab Union of Administrative Judiciary and Chairman of the Advisory Body
[25 September 2018]
National Juniors' Team leaves the Asian Cup finals with loss before Korea
[25 September 2018]
PM meets new head of ICRC delegation to Yemen
[24 September 2018]
Supreme Political Council sends condolences to Iran over Ahvaz attack
[23 September 2018]
  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 : Tue, 25 Sep 2018 20:49:04 +0300