Al-Mukalla


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a port in southern Yemen on the Gulf of Aden to the east of Aden

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The protesters staged a mass rally on Saturday evening in al-Mukalla city and categorically rapped the presence of al-Qaeda terrorists in their country.
Three ships from the Turkish-led Combined Task Force (CTF) responded on to a distress call from Amira, which reported being attacked 75 nautical miles south of the Yemeni port of Al-Mukalla, the Fifth Fleet said.
Rescue co-ordinators said that among the victims were seven people who perished in al-Mukalla, the capital of Hadramaut which is located on the shores of the Arabian Sea.
The supplies will be dispatched via the border checkpoint, Al-Wadeeah, to Al-Mukalla city in Hadhramaut.
SANA'A, April 23--Confrontations between the military and armed men in the Dais Al-Mukalla area of Mukalla district, Hadramout, left one soldier and one of the armed men dead on Monday, according to local sources.
The attack took place early on Monday morning in the Reida district, East of Hadramawt's provincial capital al-Mukalla, when most of the soldiers stationed at the checkpoint were asleep, a local official told Reuters.
A Yemeni military source said three soldiers, including the force commander, and at least seven militants were killed in the fighting at Ghail Bawazeer, north of the Hadramout provincial capital of al-Mukalla.
In the southern port city of Al-Mukalla, a colonel in the army was shot dead by gunmen on a motorcycle, according to a local official.
Eighty-two prisoners were freed in Al-Mukalla," the main city in the southeastern province of Hadramut, "on the orders of President Ali Abdullah Saleh after the deal was signed with the opposition," the official said.
The Qana is now on its way to the Yemeni city of al-Mukalla, it said.
Initial reports received by a crisis team set up to coordinate rescue efforts put the death toll at seven in Hadramaut capital, al-Mukalla, while 11 more died elsewhere in the province.
A large number of displaced people are residing in Al-Mukalla currently, which suffers a severe shortage of medicines and medical equipment at its hospitals.
There was one deathreported in Al-Mukalla on Friday and another on Sunday.
San also said it had foiled an Al-Qaeda plot to storm the Canadian-run Mina al-Dhaba oil terminal and seize the port of Al-Mukalla, capital of the Eastern province of Hadramawt.
An officer from the Republican Guards and an armed secessionist were also killed during clashes in the port city of Al-Mukalla, capital of Hadramawt governorate, officials said.