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UN envoy says Yemen talks to focus on transition, disarmament-newspaper

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.

Saleh's was killed in RPG, gun attack on his car, Houthis say; party confirms death

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.

Yemen's ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh keeps friend and foe guessing after skirmish with Houthi allies

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.

Fighters withdraw after clashes in Yemen capital, say officials

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.

Explosion hits bus carrying Yemeni soldiers, 8 wounded and 3 critical

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.

Gunmen briefly seize Yemen Interior Ministry; kidnap Italian

July 30, 2012 10:08 am

Armed tribesmen loyal to ex-Prez Saleh stormed ministry demanding to be enlisted in police force.

Yemen: Ex-president’s loyalists attack airport

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.

Ousted president Saleh to seek exile in Ethiopia

February 27, 2012 5:12 pm

Saleh to leave Yemen in 2 days,Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi sworn in as new president on Saturday

Hadi takes oath as Yemen President

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.

Abd-Rabbu Hadi takes oath as new Yemen president

February 25, 2012 1:23 pm

Hadi replaces Ali Abdullah Saleh in a US-backed power transfer deal brokered by Gulf neighbours.