Madinat Asha'ab

Madinat Asha'ab (Arabic: مدينة الشعب‎) formerly called Al-Ittihād (Arabic: الاتحاد‎, meaning "union" or "unity"), is district of Aden in Aden Governorate, Yemen. Madinat Asha'ab was founded in 1959 as Al-Ittihād, the first capital of the British Protectorate of South Arabia.[1][2][3]

Madinat Asha'ab
مدينة الشعب
Al-Ittihād
Madinat Asha'ab is located in Yemen
Madinat Asha'ab
Madinat Asha'ab
Coordinates: 12°50′13″N 44°55′44″E / 12.837°N 44.929°E / 12.837; 44.929Coordinates: 12°50′13″N 44°55′44″E / 12.837°N 44.929°E / 12.837; 44.929
Country Yemen
GovernorateAden Governorate

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Madīnat al-Shaʿb | Yemen". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 2019-01-21.
  2. ^ "Madinat ash Shab". TheFreeDictionary.com. Retrieved 2019-01-21.
  3. ^ Burrowes, Robert D. (21 January 2019). "Historical Dictionary of Yemen". Rowman & Littlefield. Retrieved 21 January 2019 – via Google Books.