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Sana'a

صنعاء Ṣanʿāʾ
Sana'a
Sana'a
Country  Yemen
Administrative division Amanat Al Asimah
Government
 • Type Local
Elevation
7,380 ft (2,250 m)
Population
 (2004)
 • City 1,747,627
 • Metro
2,167,961
Time zone GMT+3

Sana'a or Sanˤā' (Arabic: صنعاء , romanized as Ṣanʻāʼ or Sanaa), is the capital city of Yemen and the center of Sana'a Governorate. It had a population of 1,747,627 (as of 2004). In the 2010s it became a battlefield in the Civil War and the government moved to Aden.

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