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#Ali Abdullah Saleh

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Monday 4 December, 2017

Yemen's Huthi rebels claim ex-president Saleh killed
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# Yemen

Yemen's Huthi rebels claim ex-president Saleh killed

Dec 4th 2017, 12:52 PM 6,125 Views 6 Comments

A video has emerged showing what appears to be the man’s corpse.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Yemen: 25 dead after car bomb goes off outside presidential compound
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# Yemen

Yemen: 25 dead after car bomb goes off outside presidential compound

Feb 25th 2012, 2:25 PM 616 Views 0 Comments

The blast came as Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi was sworn in as president to replace longtime leader Ali Abdullah Saleh, following an election aimed at ending over a year of political turmoil.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Yemen: VP replaces Saleh after 33 years in one candidate election
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# Yemen

Yemen: VP replaces Saleh after 33 years in one candidate election

Feb 22nd 2012, 11:46 AM 694 Views 0 Comments

Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi’s election was no surprise but is seen as a turning point for the Arab state as it ends Ali Abdullah Saleh’s 33-year long rule.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Sunday 29 January, 2012

One year on: what has the Arab Spring changed?
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# Arab Spring

One year on: what has the Arab Spring changed?

Jan 29th 2012, 9:15 AM 1,762 Views 5 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s guide to how what has changed (or not) in Bahrain, Syria, Libya, Egypt, Yemen and Tunisia since the uprisings.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Sunday 22 January, 2012

President of Yemen exits country after months of protests
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# Yemen

President of Yemen exits country after months of protests

Jan 22nd 2012, 6:47 PM 1,276 Views 0 Comments

Ali Abdullah Saleh is said to have left the country, handing power to his deputy.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Friday 30 December, 2011

Gaddafi, KJI, Mubarak and Ben Ali: why 2011 was a bad year for dictators
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

Gaddafi, KJI, Mubarak and Ben Ali: why 2011 was a bad year for dictators

Dec 30th 2011, 3:00 PM 1,775 Views 3 Comments

And who might be under threat in 2012…

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Monday 26 December, 2011

In pictures: The Arab Spring uprisings of 2011
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

In pictures: The Arab Spring uprisings of 2011

Dec 26th 2011, 4:00 PM 2,841 Views 3 Comments

Anti-government protests first broke out in Tunisia, before inspiring similar movements across the Middle East and bringing down leaders in Egypt and Libya.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Yemeni president Saleh signs proposal to transfer power
# Yemen
# Yemen

Yemeni president Saleh signs proposal to transfer power

Nov 23rd 2011, 6:31 PM 723 Views 1 Comment

The deal gives Saleh immunity from prosecution — contradicting one key demand of Yemen’s opposition protesters.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Yemen president says he wants to step down
# Yemen
# Yemen

Yemen president says he wants to step down

Oct 8th 2011, 7:07 PM 112 Views 3 Comments

Ali Abdullah Saleh’s regime has been rocked by months of violent protests.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Fresh clashes, explosions rock Yemeni capital
# Yemen
# Yemen

Fresh clashes, explosions rock Yemeni capital

Sep 29th 2011, 12:52 PM 68 Views 1 Comment

At least one person has been killed and several more injured during clashes between Government troops and rival tribesmen.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Friday 23 September, 2011

President Saleh returns to Yemen amid expectation of more violence
# Yemen
# Yemen

President Saleh returns to Yemen amid expectation of more violence

Sep 23rd 2011, 2:30 PM 66 Views 1 Comment

Saleh’s return after more than three months in Saudi Arabia has confused matters in the violence-torn Arab nation.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Friday 17 June, 2011

Will Yemeni president stay or go?
# Yemen
# Yemen

Will Yemeni president stay or go?

Jun 17th 2011, 3:28 PM 92 Views 3 Comments

It is still not known whether Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh will return home after receiving treatment in Saudi Arabia for injuries.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Yemeni president's face was 'quite charred' after attack on presidential palace
# Yemen
# Yemen

Yemeni president's face was 'quite charred' after attack on presidential palace

Jun 7th 2011, 3:28 PM 252 Views 1 Comment

Details about the injuries sustained by Ali Abdullah Saleh in last week’s attack have begun to emerge as the government rejected attempts by the opposition to discuss a peaceful transition.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Sunday 5 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jun 5th 2011, 7:27 PM 3,533 Views 0 Comments

In your bank holiday Sunday Fix: Aer Lingus talks back on tonight; the source of the E. coli outbreak is found; Berlusconi’s ‘bunga bunga’ goes on; and did you miss the shuffle of honour for the Queen last month?

Confusion reigns as Yemen's president Saleh arrives in Saudi Arabia for medical treatment
# Yemen
# Yemen

Confusion reigns as Yemen's president Saleh arrives in Saudi Arabia for medical treatment

Jun 5th 2011, 11:16 AM 177 Views 1 Comment

Questions are now being asked as to whether Saleh will return to Yemen as anti-government protesters celebrated his departure on the streets of Sanaa.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Friday 3 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jun 3rd 2011, 7:59 PM 637 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: Mladic reacts to “monstrous” charges; Aer Lingus talks continue; new MRSA superbug in Dublin hospitals; and MI6 pull off ‘Operation Cupcake’.

Yemen president Ali Abdullah Saleh injured in attack on compound
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# Yemen

Yemen president Ali Abdullah Saleh injured in attack on compound

Jun 3rd 2011, 1:45 PM 303 Views 0 Comments

Earlier reports claimed that the president had been killed in a shell attack on his compound.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Thursday 2 June, 2011

Airport closes as street battles rage between government and opposition in Yemen
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# Yemen

Airport closes as street battles rage between government and opposition in Yemen

Jun 2nd 2011, 10:52 AM 147 Views 0 Comments

It is reported that the country’s main airport in the capital of Sanaa is closed as fighting continues between government forces and the opposition looking to oust president Ali Abdullah Saleh.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

41 killed in street battles in Yemeni capital
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# Yemen

41 killed in street battles in Yemeni capital

Jun 1st 2011, 6:23 PM 101 Views 0 Comments

Tribal fighters took control of some government ministries and buildings in Sanaa today amid continuing calls for President Saleh’s resignation.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Monday 30 May, 2011

Yemeni troops open fire on protesters, killing at least 20
# Yemen
# Yemen

Yemeni troops open fire on protesters, killing at least 20

May 30th 2011, 11:30 AM 182 Views 0 Comments

Yemeni soldiers loyal to the country’s president fired on crowds and bulldozed a field hospital – killing at least 20 people calling for the President Ali Abdullah Saleh’s ouster.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Sunday 29 May, 2011

Islamic militants take Yemeni town as president accused of allowing it to happen
# Yemen
# Yemen

Islamic militants take Yemeni town as president accused of allowing it to happen

May 29th 2011, 5:04 PM 177 Views 0 Comments

Opponents of the embattled Ali Abdullah Saleh claim that he allowed Islamic militants to seize the southern town to stoke Western fears that Al Qaeda would take over if he gave into protesters demands for him to step down.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Thursday 26 May, 2011

28 killed in an explosion in Yemen as US diplomats pull out
# Yemen
# Yemen

28 killed in an explosion in Yemen as US diplomats pull out

May 26th 2011, 10:35 AM 262 Views 0 Comments

More than a hundred people have now been killed as the government and opposition forces struggle for power in Yemen.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Saturday 30 April, 2011

Four killed in government crackdown on protesters in Yemen
# Yemen
# Yemen

Four killed in government crackdown on protesters in Yemen

Apr 30th 2011, 4:11 PM 216 Views 0 Comments

Demonstrations calling on President Saleh to step down continued in the capital Sanaa today, as Saleh turned his back on a deal which would have offered him immunity if he resigned.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Sunday 24 April, 2011

Yemen's president Saleh to quit within 30 days
# Yemen
# Yemen

Yemen's president Saleh to quit within 30 days

Apr 24th 2011, 9:31 AM 162 Views 0 Comments

Ali Abdullah Saleh agrees a deal to submit his resignation to parliament, in exchange for immunity from prosecution.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Friday 25 March, 2011

Yemen's leader offers to go - once country is in 'safe hands'
# Yemen
# Yemen

Yemen's leader offers to go - once country is in 'safe hands'

Mar 25th 2011, 9:15 PM 383 Views 0 Comments

President Ali Abdullah Saleh said that he is ready to step down but only if he can leave the country in “safe hands”.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Parliament in Yemen approves 30-day emergency measures
# Yemen
# Yemen

Parliament in Yemen approves 30-day emergency measures

Mar 23rd 2011, 11:55 AM 145 Views 0 Comments

President Saleh steps up efforts to quell protests calling for his immediate resignation with approval for special powers for security forces.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Monday 21 March, 2011

Crisis in Yemen as top army generals desert president
# Yemen
# Yemen

Crisis in Yemen as top army generals desert president

Mar 21st 2011, 11:01 AM 286 Views 0 Comments

Three senior military figures declare their support for anti-government protesters, after the president sacks his cabinet.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Friday 18 March, 2011

Government forces open fire on protesters in Yemen, 40 dead
# Yemen
# Yemen

Government forces open fire on protesters in Yemen, 40 dead

Mar 18th 2011, 5:30 PM 607 Views 0 Comments

At least 40 people have been killed and hundreds more have been injured after government snipers opened fire on anti-government protesters.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Monday 28 February, 2011

Al-Qaeda demands rise of 'Islamic' states in Middle East
# Middle East
# Middle East

Al-Qaeda demands rise of 'Islamic' states in Middle East

Feb 28th 2011, 3:52 PM 810 Views 0 Comments

Ayman al-Zawahiri, bin Laden’s second-in-command, wants Islamic law to become the foundation of Egypt and Tunisia.

# ali-abdullah-saleh - Friday 28 January, 2011

Egypt plugs out the internet as protests move to Yemen
# Middle East
# Middle East

Egypt plugs out the internet as protests move to Yemen

Jan 28th 2011, 10:18 AM 1,206 Views 0 Comments

As Yemen becomes the next Arab nation to see protests on the streets, Egypt stops demonstrators from organising online.