UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (Abu Dhabi arUNO Member State of the United Arab Emirates : UAE : President Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan
SAUDI ARABIA (Riyadh) UNO Member Kingdom of SAUDI ARABIA : King Salman
NORTH YEMEN (Sanaa) RebellionDe facto Semi-Independent Republic of YEMEN [Zayd Houthi´s Supreme Political Council] : President Mahdi Husain Al-Mashat
ISLAMIC YEMEN (Al-Kuraishia) Rebellion Islamic State in Yemen : ISY : Abu Bilal al-Harbi
SOUTH ARABIA (Al-Tawahi) Ex UNO MemberRebellion Southern Transitional Council : STC : President Aidarus Al-Zubaidi
YEMEN (Riyadh xUNO MemberRebellionExile Governement-in-Exile of the Republic of YEMEN [Presidential Leadership Council] : Rashad al-Alimi
ARABIAN PENINSULA (Wadi Umran) Rebellion Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula : AQAP : Emir Khalid Batarfi

Other Entities with similar names

(Cairo + Wana) - (Wadi Umran) -

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula : AQAP

Flag or logo since 2015-03-22*
Al-Qaida fi Jazirat al-´Arab : AQJA – القاعدة في جزيرة العرب‎ (ar) Rebellion
Emblem or Symbol*

Saif Al-Adel
(ruler of PAN-ISLAM since 2022-08-01)

Emir Khalid Batarfi
(ruler of ARABIAN PENINSULA since 2020-01-29)
Capitals & administrative places*: Wadi Umran
(Wadi Umran)
Official & national languages: Arabic (ar) .


ARABIAN PENINSULA Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula : AQAP  (Wadi Umran)

2 Divisions:

JAYSHAN JAYSHAN Directorate  (Jayshan)Local: Mudiriyah JAYSHAN : مديرية جيشان (ar)  (Jayshan)
UPPER YAFA UPPER YAFA Enclave  (Mahjaba)Local: Mintaqat YĀFI´ AL-´ULYĀ : منطقة يافا العليا (ar)  (Mahjabah)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2023's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

NORTH YEMEN Republic of YEMEN [Zayd Houthi´s Supreme Political Council]  (Sanaa)
SOUTH ARABIA Southern Transitional Council : STC  (Al-Tawahi)
YEMEN Governement-in-Exile of the Republic of YEMEN [Presidential Leadership Council]  (Riyadh x)

Other Territories or Entities within the 2023's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

ADEN ADEN Governorate  (Aden)
AMRAN AMRAN Governorate  (Amran)
BAYDA BAYDA Governorate  (Beidha)
DHALI DHALI Governorate  (Dhala)
DHAMAR DHAMAR Governorate  (Dhamar)
HADRAMAUT HADRAMAUT Governorate  (Tarim)
HAJJAH HAJJAH Governorate  (Hajjah)
HAYCOCK ISLANDS Southwestern Hanish Islets : HAYCOCK ISLANDS  (Haycock)
HODEIDA HODEIDA Governorate  (Hodeidah)
IBB IBB Governorate  (Ibb)
ISLAMIC BAYDA Islamic Province of BAYDA  (Al-Kuraishia)
ISLAMIC YEMEN Islamic State in Yemen : ISY  (Al-Kuraishia)
JAWF JAWF Governorate  (Khabb)
MAHRA MAHRA Governorate  (Ghayda)
MAHWIT MAHWIT Governorate  (Al Mahwit)
MAREB MAREB Governorate  (Mareb)
MIDI Enclave of MIDI Directorate  (Midi)
PERIM ISLAND Hadramauti Dependency of PERIM ISLAND  (Perim)
RAYMAH RAYMAH Governorate  (Al Jabin)
SANAA SANAA Governorate  ((Sanaa))
SHABWA SHABWA Governorate [Northern Part]  (Usaylan)
TAIZ TAIZ Governorate  (Taiz)
TIHAMA TIHAMAH Resistance  (Al Khukha)
WESTERN LAHEJ Western Part of LAHEJ Governorate  (Makatirah)
Notes: aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox

 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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