Soqatra Govrenorate

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Soqatra
سقطرى
Govrenorate
Socotra Archipelago.PNG
Kintra Yemen
Seat Hadibu
Population (2004)
 • Tot 44,120
Topographic map of the districts of Socotra (en).svg

Soqatra (Arabic: أرخبيل سقطرى‎‎ Al Maḥwīt) is ane o the govrenorates o Yemen. It is componit of the airchipelago o Socotra.

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Syne afore Breetish rule, the Socotra haed been pairt o Mahra Sultanate, an remained so efter Mahra became pairt o Aden Protectorate. Wi unthirldom o South Yemen in 1967, the airchipelago wis attached tae 'Adan Govrenorate (Aden), despite its distance. In 2004, it wis muivit tae Hadramaut Govrenorate. Syne Dizember 2013, it haes been a govrenorate o its awn.

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