7-km cave discovered in Socotra Island [Archives:2005/879/Culture]

September 22 2005

SANA'A- A team of Yemeni and foreign archeologists have discovered a cave of over seven kms in depth. The great and interesting discovery is the second of the kind on the Island, the first being discovered one year ago but is less in depth. Both caves are believed to contain many curious secrets about the history of the Isle.

The team intends to make archeological studies in the recently discovered caves which is full of stalactites and stalagmites in addition to waterfalls and water lakes.