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President: US is key sponsor of aggression on Yemen
[24 March 2018]
President calls for ending aggression forces’ control over Yemeni oil
[21 March 2018]
Political bureau of Ansar Allah offers his condolences to the death Assayed al-Moayed
[20 March 2018]
President meets with a number of women leaders in Sanaa
[18 March 2018]
President stresses on coordinating int’l orgs’ efforts in Yemen
[17 March 2018]
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
Army missiles step up attack on Saudi army and its mercenaries
[24 March 2018]
Six citizens killed in Saudi airstrike on Hodaida
[24 March 2018]
Saudi jets wage raids on Lahj
[24 March 2018]
Saudi jets wage raid on Hodeidah
[24 March 2018]
Army shelling hits gathering of Riyadh's mercenaries in Lahj
[24 March 2018]
Army carries heavy losses in enemy ranks, it's mercenaries
[18 March 2018]
Saudi-US aggression war jet launch 26 raids on number of Yemeni provinces
[17 March 2018]
Report: Dozens of Saudi soldiers, mercenaries killed in military operations over past 48 hours
[12 March 2018]
8 civilians killed, 13 injured in Saudi airstrikes on Yemeni provinces
[09 March 2018]
Report: Army attacks against Saudi troops over 24 hours
[22 February 2018]
Yemeni missile force unveils missile Badr 1
[22 March 2018]
Official warns against using Yemen as int’l conflict field
[17 March 2018]
Yemen's FM meets with new UN envoy
[13 March 2018]
WHO Cargo plane arrives to Sana'a airport
[12 March 2018]
FM meets Resident Representative of ICRC
[12 March 2018]
  About Yemen
Al-Baidha Governorate.
[20/September/2004] Al Baidha , situated in the southeast part of Yemen some 268 km. from Sana'a . It is very famous for its wide variety of historical sites. Ruins of ancient towns , forts and building distributed all over the province. The most important archaeological sites are Markha, Qania, Hasa, Al-Mesal and Wadi Tha. .

Al Baidha city.
The administrative center of the province, at the southeast part of the province, near to Mukayras. It is connected to Dhamar by a paved road across Rada'a and to Abyan via Mukayras.

The architectural style prevalent in the province is stone construction of the ground floor with mud-built upper floors. Some house are fully built with stones in the unique style of al-Baidha and its surrounding region of Hareeb and Al Jooba of the Marib region.

Rada City.
About 100 km from Dhamar it is one of the ancient historic sites. It said that the Himyarite King, Shammar Yahri'sh, had taken this city as residence.

The city was also an important center of the Tahirade dynasty in the 15th century AD. The houses here are built with off-white clay . The windows are double arched and sometimes triple arched, covered by broad marble panels. This unique style of architecture is confined to Rada'a.

Features of the City.
Rada'a Fort is an important historical site in Al-Baidha governorate. Located on top
Of a hill and its history dates back to hundreds of years ago. Large portion of the fort’s ruins are clearly seen in the site and some parts of its fence are still stand

Al-Ameriyah Mosque.
The most interesting monument in Al-Baidh and one of the famous historical building in Yemen. It is characterized by its distinguished architecture, design, decoration, and domes.

It was built by Sultan Amer Bin Abdul-Whahab around 500 years ago.It is consisted of two floors, the ground floor is for prayer and first floor used as a school. Hence, it was well known as Al-Ameriyah mosque or Al-Ameriyah school.
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