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Socotra, Yemen Travel Information

According to aceinland, Socotra (Soqotra) (Arabic: سُقُطْرَى‎ Suquṭra) is a group of islands in the Indian Ocean (Asia) that is part of Yemen. Socotra consists of the following islands: Socotra (main island), Abd Al Kuri, Samha and Darsa. The capital of Socotra is Hadiboh. Socotra is one of the few islands that does not have […]

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Yemen Travel Information

According to elaineqho, Yemen (Arabic: اليَمَن, al-Yaman is a country in the Middle East (Asia) bordering Oman and Saudi Arabia. The territory of Yemen also includes the island region of Socotra, located approximately 350 km distance The capital of Yemen is Sanaa (sana’a).A number of major cities in Yemen are: Sa’dah, Shibam, Abyan, Aden, Ibb […]

Yemen Politics

Yemen Politics, Population and Geography

General information: North Yemen gained independence in 1918 (before 1918 it was part of the Ottoman Empire). The British, who in the 19th century declared the southern port of Aden their protectorate, in 1967 left this territory, which was called South Yemen. Three years later, the government of South Yemen embarked on a Marxist path […]

Yemen Entry Requirements

Yemen Entry Requirements

Passport and visa regulations Nationalities Passport required visa required Return ticket required Turkey Yes Yes Yes Switzerland Yes Yes Yes Other EU countries Yes Yes Yes Austria Yes Yes Yes Germany Yes Yes Yes Passport information Generally required, must still be valid for at least 6 months upon entry. Visa information Required for citizens of […]