Attack in Aden, bombing the Gold Mohur Hotel IPA, where U.S. servicemen were known to have been staying en route to Somalia for Operation Restore Hope.
In earlier history, the city of Crater, located just east of the modern city of Aden, was an important port in regional trade.
When Somalia gained its independence on July 1, 1960, Daar was elected ... However, Daar's successor, Shermarke, was assassinated only two years later.
On 18 January 1963, it became the State of Aden (lang-ar ... The federation in turn became the People's Republic of South Yemen on 30 November 1967.