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Location: Yemen, Arabian Peninsula, Middle East, south west Asia
Officially known as the Republic of Yemen this is an Arab country located in Western Asia, occupying the southwestern to southern end of the Arabian Peninsula. Yemen is the second largest country in the peninsula, occupying 527,970 km2 (203,850 sq mi). The coastline stretches for about 2,000 km (1,200 mi).
It is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the north, the Red Sea to the west, the Gulf of Aden and Arabian Sea to the south, and Oman to the east. Its capital and largest city is Sana’a. Yemen’s territory includes more than 200 islands. The largest of these is Socotra, which is situated about 354 km (220 mi) to the south of mainland Yemen.
Geographically, Yemen stretches from the desert sands of the Rub’ al Khali to mountain peaks 3,660 meters above sea levels, and drops back down to the coast of the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden. The nation is separated from the Horn of Africa by the strait of Bab-el-Mandeb.
This is the index page for architectural projects in this country on the e-architect website
Yemen Architectural Projects in more detail
Thula Fort Restoration Yemen building designed by architects Abdullah Al-Hadrami:
photograph : Cemal Emden
Threatened by the disruption that might ensue from the construction of a road, the Thula community, with the help of The Social Fund for Development, has undertaken a series of historic preservation projects to protect cultural assets.
British Embassy, Sana’a building designed by British architecture practice Design Engine:
photo © Peter Cook
A new building for the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, UK, built between 2005 and 2007, for an approximate building cost of £5.5m. The engineers were Whitby Bird. The building design won a RIBA International Award 2007.
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