New Historical Discoveries [Archives:2000/05/Local News]

January 31 2000

Excavations led by a Yemeni-Russian-German team in Al-Banwah, Aden have resulted in the discovery of earth-stones and stony-tools dating back to 400 BC. Dr. Rajaa Bataweel, head of the Yemeni side in the excavation said Saba that such discoveries related to human residence in Aden give the city a historical importance. She also added that the discovered pieces will be carefully studied.