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Ali Abdullah Saleh Protests

Yemeni Army Clashes Reportedly Kill At Least 28

AP | By AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 12.04.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen -- Clashes between the Yemeni army and tribal fighters in the southern city of Taiz have left at least 28 people dead over the past three...

Ali Abdullah Saleh Negotiating His Future

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 11.12.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen's president on Monday delegated his vice president to negotiate with the opposition over a long-standing power transfer dea...

Yemen's Injured President Reportedly Returning Home In Days

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 08.17.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen's president plans to return home within days after treatment in Saudi Arabia for serious injuries in an attack on his palac...

Clashes Erode Yemen Cease-Fire Amid Power Vacuum

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 08.06.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — With the wounded president out of Yemen, the United States and Saudi Arabia scrambled Monday to arrange a power transfer ensuring...

Yemen's President Wounded In Rocket Attack

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ and LEE KEATH | Posted 08.03.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — President Ali Abdullah Saleh was wounded when rebellious tribesmen struck his palace with rockets Friday, targeting him for the f...

Yemen Presidential Palace Shelled During Fighting

Posted 08.03.2011 | World

SANAA, June 3 (Reuters) - The Yemeni presidential palace was hit by at least two shells on Friday as street fighting in the civil-war-threatened c...

Armed Tribesmen Prepare To March On Yemen's Capital

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ and LEE KEATH | Posted 08.02.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Thousands of tribesmen threatened Thursday to descend on Yemen's capital to join the battle against forces loyal to President Ali...

Street Battles In Yemen Leave At Least 41 Dead

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 08.01.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Street battles between Yemeni government forces and armed tribesmen killed dozens of people Wednesday in this country teetering o...

Yemen's President Vows No Retreat As Battles Rage

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 07.25.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen's embattled President Ali Abdullah Saleh vowed Wednesday he would not step down or allow his impoverished nation to become ...

Yemen Tribe Turns Guns Against Saleh

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 07.24.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Fighters from Yemen's powerful tribes fired on government buildings Tuesday, prompting soldiers to respond with intense shelling ...

UPDATE: Trapped Ambassadors Flown Out Of Yemen Embassy

AP | By AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 07.22.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- Yemen's embattled president on Sunday resisted intense U.S. and Arab pressure and stalled at signing a deal calling for him to st...

Yemeni Opposition Signs Deal On Transfer Of Power

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 07.21.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Under pressure from protesters and regional allies, Yemen's president said Saturday he will sign a deal to step down after 32 yea...

Yemen Protests Sweep Nation As Saleh Resignation Talks Stall

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 07.06.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis seeking their president's ouster found a new way to get their message across on Friday, releasin...

Yemeni President Backs Away From Deal To Resign

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 06.30.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen's embattled president backed away from a mediated deal that would have seen him step down in exchange for legal immunity, a...

Dozens Of Yemeni Cities Protest As Call For Civil Disobedience Answered

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 06.27.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Yemeni security forces opened fire on a massive anti-government demonstration in the capital Sanaa on Wednesday, killing 12 prote...

Massive Protests Both For And Against President Rock Yemen

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 06.15.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Dozens of chiefs from Yemen's two largest and most powerful tribes called on the president to immediately step down and strip his...

Yemenis Stage Largest Protests Yet Against Government

AP | AHMED AL HAJ | Posted 06.01.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis packed a square in the capital and marched in villages and cities across the nation on Friday in...

Tens Of Thousands Rally In Yemen

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SANAA (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of supporters and opponents of Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh held rival demonstrations in the capital on Fr...