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Explore Al Qufl in Yemen

Al Qufl in the region of Muḩāfaz̧at Dhamār is a town in Yemen - some 68 mi or ( 109 km ) South of Sanaa , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Al Qufl

Current time in Al Qufl is now 07:19 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Aden " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yarim, Waraqah, Ta'izz, Shumayli, and Sayyan. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yarim . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Al Qufl ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Homem Livre - Yemen - Road

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Homem Livre - Yemen - Road

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مناظر خلاااااابة في اليمن

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Interesting facts about this location

Dhamar, Yemen

Dhamar is a city in southwestern Yemen. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:14|33|0|N|44|24|6|E| |primary |name= }}, at an elevation of around 2400 metres.

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Located at 14.55 44.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Districts of Yemen, Populated places in Dhamar Governorate

Harras of Dhamar

Harras of Dhamar is a volcanic field in Yemen.

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Located at 14.55 44.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Active volcanoes, Volcanoes of Yemen

Battle of Zafar

The Battle of Zafar took place in 633 between Khalid ibn al-Walid and a tribal mistress called Salma. Khalid defeated her and she died on the battlefield. The battle was part of the Ridda Wars. This apostate leader was riding on a camel surrounded by her loyal guardied Khalid ibn al-Walid approached to her with a group of mujaheddin and slaughter her with her bodyguards. Several hundred apostate died in this battle.

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Located at 14.21 44.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Battles involving the Rashidun Caliphate, Battles of Khalid ibn Walid

Zafar, Yemen

Ẓafār or Dhafar (Ar ظفار) Ðafār is an ancient Himyarite site situated in Yemen, some 130 km south-south-east of today's capital, Sana'a. Given mention in different ancient texts, there is little doubt about the pronunciation of the name. Despite the opinion of local patriots in Oman, this site is far older than its namesake there. It lies in the Yemenite highlands at some 2800 m. The closest large town is Yarim, which is 10 km directly to the north-north-west.

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Located at 14.21 44.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Archaeological cultures of the Near East, Archaeological sites in Yemen, Former populated places in Yemen

Thamar University

Thamar University (also called Dhamar University) is a modern public university located in the city of Thamar, Yemen. Situated at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:14|34|46|N|44|22|44|E| |primary |name= }}, it is the biggest university in the country. The University of Thamar was inaugurated on 17 June 1996, in order to meet the need for manpower development in the Thamar Governorate and the surrounding region.

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Located at 14.58 44.38 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1996, Universities in Yemen