August 11, 2018 5:42 pm
UN chief Antonia Guterres has called for an independent investigation of the raid. Consultations are due to begin in Geneva on Sept. 6 on a framework for peace talks and confidence-building measures.
December 04, 2017 8:03 pm
The GPC officials said Saleh was killed south of the capital Sanaa along with the assistant secretary-general of the GPC, Yasser al-Awadi.
September 06, 2017 8:44 pm
Fearing the Houthis are a proxy for their arch-foe Iran, the mostly Gulf Arab alliance seeks to help the internationally recognised government push up from a base in Yemen's south towards Sanaa. Saleh's guile has been key to resisting the push.
August 27, 2017 4:46 pm
Ali Abdullah Saleh ran Yemen for 34 years, and a mass rally to commemorate his former ruling party's anniversary last week aroused the ire of the Houthis, who viewed it as a show of force meant to undermine them.
February 04, 2014 2:20 pm
Home to one of Al-Qaeda's most active branches, Yemen is wrestling with instability, internal conflicts and poor governance.
July 30, 2012 10:08 am
Armed tribesmen loyal to ex-Prez Saleh stormed ministry demanding to be enlisted in police force.
April 08, 2012 12:47 am
Armed tribesmen and troops in uniform driving pickup trucks mounted with heavy weapons opened fire on a tower and destroyed it,he said.
February 27, 2012 5:12 pm
Saleh to leave Yemen in 2 days,Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi sworn in as new president on Saturday
February 26, 2012 12:32 am
The car was driven at a palace in the port city of Mukalla,far from the capital Sanaa where Hadi was sworn in.
February 25, 2012 1:23 pm
Hadi replaces Ali Abdullah Saleh in a US-backed power transfer deal brokered by Gulf neighbours.