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

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

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

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

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

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

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


Yemen: Ex-president’s loyalists attack airport

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

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

Hadi takes oath as Yemen President

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

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