Saleh’s Message On Television

The Yemeni President gets his viewpoint across  live on TV. President Ali Abdullah Saleh appeared on television in his first address to the nation. With white stubble on his face rather than the trademark mustache, he was clearly recovering from the assassination attempt which took place a month ago. Saleh stated the fact that he […]

Saleh Might Return

The Yemeni leader may come back. After Ali Abdullah Saleh was wounded he left for Saudi Arabia where he was hospitalized. But having undergone extensive treatment he is back to his usual self. The man is fit enough to make remarks about how he might return to Yemen. However, many of those who opposed his […]

Saleh Gives In

The Yemeni President finally agrees to sign. Ali Abdullah Saleh in a last minute volte-face agreed to sign the GCC deal that will guarantee him immunity from prosecution not to mention safe passage on his way out of government. The Yemeni President said that he won’t be dragged into a civil war. He further spoke […]

Yemen on Fire

Protesters killed amidst clashes with police. In Yemen, the streets were the scene of bloody violence as the pro-president forces came face to face with the protesters. Six people were killed in the recent collisions between opposing factions in Yemeni society. This came about at a time when the president Ali Abdullah Saleh has refused […]

Yemen Deal Called Off

The transition deal has been suspended by the GCC. The Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) has ended the deal according to which Yemeni President, Ali Abdullah Saleh was to peacefully step down making way for someone else. The current crisis in Yemen was to be resolved as per this deal. But when the President refused to […]