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Ibb governor meets German archaeological team
[19/September/2010]


IBB, Sep. 19 (Saba) - Governor of Ibb Ahmed al-Hajri met in here on Sunday with the head and members of German archaeological team to excavate antiquities in Dhifar area.

The head of the German archaeological team briefed the governor on the details of the excavation project to be launched this year, which will include examining the antiquities and fossils to pinpoint the Himyarite Kingdom's capital "Dhifar", in addition to issuing a multilingual book on Dhifar.

Al-Hajri affirmed the governorate's readiness to present any support for the team to accomplish their tasks, saying that the governorate plans to put up an Archaeological museum in Dhifar area.

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