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Yemen president accuses rebels of dashing peace hopes

Yemeni President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi accused Shiite rebels and their allies on Tuesday of dashing hopes for peace after they unveiled a new government in areas under their control.

Nov 29, 2016, 18:48 PM IST
Yemen President flees palace after jet attack

Yemen President flees palace after jet attack

An air raid on the presidential palace in Yemen's southern city of Aden and intense fighting at the airport on Thursday raised fears for President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, who fled his residence.

Mar 19, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

Yemen in `total deadlock`: President in resignation letter

Yemen has reached "total deadlock," President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi said in a resignation letter to parliament on Thursday after a deadly standoff with Shiite militia.

Jan 23, 2015, 01:23 AM IST

President tenders resignation deepening Yemen chaos

Yemen`s president tendered his resignation Thursday after a week-long standoff with Shiite militia but the speaker of parliament refused to accept it and called an emergency session, officials said.

Jan 23, 2015, 00:33 AM IST
Shiite militia attack Yemen president`s home, seize palace

Shiite militia attack Yemen president`s home, seize palace

Shiite militia fighters attacked Yemeni President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi`s residence and seized the presidential palace Tuesday in what officials said was a bid to overthrow his embattled government.

Jan 20, 2015, 22:55 PM IST

After clashes, Yemen president and Shiite rebels hold talks

Yemen's embattled president and rival Shiite rebels were holding talks today amid a tense ceasefire, a day after heavy street fighting engulfed the capital, Sanaa, killing at least nine people and dragging the impoverished Arab nation into deeper turmoil.

Jan 20, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

Yemen President warns al-Qaeda seeks to rule again

Yemen`s President said that al-Qaeda is trying to retake areas they once controlled in the south, but that a military offensive helped thwart those plans.

Jun 09, 2013, 09:38 AM IST

Yemeni President sacks intelligence chiefs

Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi Tuesday sacked heads of the national security agency and military intelligence.

Sep 12, 2012, 10:27 AM IST

Yemen`s Saleh lists new condition for leaving

Ali Abdullah Saleh said 10 of his rivals among the country`s top military commanders, politicians and tribal leaders must leave the country.

Mar 15, 2012, 15:39 PM IST

US seeks new home for Yemen President

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates already have rejected Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Jan 20, 2012, 16:02 PM IST

Yemen President ‘won’t go to US for treatment’

An official said Ali Abdullah Saleh`s decision to remain in Yemen came after his party urged him not to leave.

Jan 05, 2012, 13:25 PM IST

Yemen President to be treated in New York: UN

Under the GCC plan, Saleh will remain honorary president
for 90 days after handing over his powers to Vice President.

Nov 24, 2011, 00:25 AM IST

Yemen`s Saleh says intent on power transfer

The veteran leader has three times agreed to sign a power transition deal only to back out at the very last minute.

Nov 06, 2011, 00:16 AM IST

Yemen President to quit within days

Yemen`s President Ali Abdullah Saleh is now ready to step down within days.

Oct 08, 2011, 20:40 PM IST

Saleh returns to Yemen; US demands he step down

The United States said it wanted Saleh to sign the accord promoted by the Gulf Cooperation Council.

Sep 23, 2011, 11:48 AM IST

See you soon in Sanaa, says Yemeni Prez Saleh

Saleh spoke Tuesday from Saudi Arabia, where he has been recuperating from wounds.

Aug 16, 2011, 20:57 PM IST

Yemen President leaves hospital but stays in Saudi

Saleh was admitted to the Saudi hospital the day after the June 3 attack on his official residence.

Aug 07, 2011, 09:50 AM IST

Yemen President orders talks on deal to end crisis

Yemen`s President was hospitalised in Saudi Arabia after an attack nearly a month ago on his palace.

Jun 30, 2011, 07:55 AM IST

Yemen`s President calls for talks as protests escalate

The opponents fear Riyadh talks would seek to keep Prez in office until 2013.

Apr 16, 2011, 14:17 PM IST

Yemen President warns of civil war if forced to quit

US voiced concern about instability in Yemen dubbing it as al Qaeda bastion.

Mar 22, 2011, 23:10 PM IST