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Yemen: Saleh's Latest 'Crazy Ivan'

Will he or won't he? Aides to former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh say he is Ethiopia bound; his party leader says he's staying.Gabe Kahn., 3/1/2012, 12:14 AM

Ethiopian Exile for Yemen's Saleh

Aides close to ousted Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh say he will be retiring to an Addis Ababa villa in Ethiopia.Gabe Kahn., 2/28/2012, 10:49 PM

New Yemen President

Yemen inaugurated a new president over the weekend while battles erupted in the south, killing five Al Qaeda terrorists.Chana Ya'ar, 2/26/2012, 3:20 PM

Clinton Commends Yemeni Presidential Poll

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton hailed Yemen's vote as a step towards democracy as Abd-Rabbo Manour takes the reigns.Gabe Kahn., 2/22/2012, 10:49 PM

Yemenis Vote in First 'Saleh-Free' Election

The impoverished and conflict-ridden country of Yemen sought to put its past behind it and elect a new president on Tuesday.Gabe Kahn., 2/21/2012, 7:12 PM

Yemen: An Era Ends - Goodbye Saleh

After 33-years of autocratic rule, Yemen's president Ali Abdullah Saleh steps down this week.Gabe Kahn., 2/20/2012, 7:26 PM

Yemen's Saleh is Off The Wall

Yemen's outgoing president Ali Abdullah Saleh on Thursday ordered the removal of his photos from all government and private facilities.Gabe Kahn., 2/16/2012, 2:02 PM

US Hopeful Saleh Departure Will Help Yemen Heal

The top US diplomat in Yemen hailed President Ali Abdullah Saleh's departure from the country as a step towards stability.Gabe Kahn., 1/26/2012, 4:22 PM

Oman Tight Lipped Over Saleh Exile Request

Officials in Oman have refused to comment on reports that outgoing Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh wants sanctuary in Muscat.Gabe Kahn., 1/25/2012, 1:26 PM

Yemen’s Saleh Apologizes and Leaves Country

Two months after handing over his power, Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh officially left his nation for medical treatment in the U.S.Elad Benari, 1/23/2012, 6:46 AM

Saleh-Hadi Row Threatens Power Transfer in Yemen

Yemen's transfer of power is in question as charges that outgoing president Saleh is interfering with the new government Gabe Kahn., 1/11/2012, 1:11 AM

Yemen's Saleh Not Going to U.S. After All

Despite earlier reports, Yemen's President will remain in his country and not travel to the U.S. for medical treatment.Elad Benari, 1/5/2012, 10:17 AM

Yemen's Saleh US Bound

Obama administration officials have decided Yemen's outgoing president will be allowed into the US "for medical treatment only."Gabe Kahn., 12/28/2011, 12:15 AM

US Officials Mull Visit from Yemen's Saleh

As violence continues to rock Yemen, US officials are mulling whether the outgoing president can come to the US for medical treatment.Gabe Kahn., 12/27/2011, 3:14 AM

Al Qaeda Jailbreak Sets Tone for Post-Saleh Yemen

An audacious jailbreak by 13 Al Qaeda terrorists underscores the deep problems facing Yemen as President Saleh departs.Gabe Kahn., 12/14/2011, 9:43 PM

Goodbye Saleh: Yemen Forms Unity Government

The Gulf-brokered transition of power is underway in Yemen even as clashes rock the capital of Sanaa; Hadi to replace Saleh soon.Gabe Kahn., 12/7/2011, 7:57 PM

Yemen Protesters Not Satisfied with Saleh Deal

The deal for Yemen's president to step down fell far short of the demands of protesters, who hit the streets again.Elad Benari, 11/25/2011, 9:50 AM

Yemen's Saleh Resigns

It's Game Over for Ali Abdullah Saleh after 10 months of rioting. He will negotiate power transfer with opposition in return for immunity.Gil Ronen, 11/23/2011, 7:34 PM

Yemen's Saleh 4th Arab Leader to Fall?

Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh has flown to Saudi Arabia allegedly to sign a deal to end his reign of power. Chana Ya'ar, 11/23/2011, 1:46 PM

Yemen: General Says 2006 Elections 'Rigged'

Dissident General Ali Mohsin Al Ahmar says opposition candidate Faisal Bin Shamlan won the 2006 elections - but result was rigged.Gabe Kahn., 10/11/2011, 2:14 AM

Yemen President Vows to Resign 'Soon'

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh announced Saturday in a televised speech to the nation that he will step down "in the coming days." Chana Ya'ar, 10/9/2011, 8:53 AM

Report: Yemen's Saleh Accused of Murder Plot

Former Yemeni diplomat accuses President Saleh of sending assassins to kill him in his south Cairo home for supporting the opposition.Gabe Kahn., 9/27/2011, 12:11 AM

Saleh Addresses Yemen

Yemen’s President Ali Abdullah Saleh addresses his nation for the first time since he returned to the country, calls for elections.Elad Benari, 9/26/2011, 6:15 AM

Saleh Returns to Yemen

Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh returned to Sanaa amid pitched street battles in a surprise move expected to inflame more violenceGabe Kahn., 9/23/2011, 4:07 PM

Yemen: At Least 56 Killed in Renewed Clashes

At least 56 are dead in Yemen after protesters stormed an army base, sparking a prolonged gunfight between defenders and army defectors.Gabe Kahn., 9/20/2011, 8:32 PM

Report: Saleh Won’t Return to Yemen

Officials say president Ali Abdullah Saleh will not return to Yemen; US says power transfer could occur this week.Gabe Kahn., 9/16/2011, 3:20 PM

Yemeni Troops Fire on Protest

Just a week after authorizing transfer of power talks, Yemeni forces opened fire on anti-regime protesters, wounding at least 10.Gabe Kahn., 9/15/2011, 9:10 PM

Saleh Authorizes Power Transfer Talks

Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Slaeh authorized his deputy to negotiate a power transfer with the opposition.Gabe Kahn., 9/12/2011, 8:48 PM

Saleh Cabinet Convenes in Symbolic Snub

The Cabinet of Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh convened in a clear message they have no plans to step down.Gabe Kahn., 9/7/2011, 11:46 PM

Saleh: 'Elections As Soon As Possible'

Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh says he will hand over power to his vice president and 'hold elections as soon as possible.'Gabe Kahn., 8/30/2011, 5:41 PM

Yemen: Saleh's Big Tease

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh keeps hinting at his imminent return but won't set a date. Gabe Kahn., 8/30/2011, 12:15 AM

Yemen's Prime Minister Returns

Yemen's loyalist Prime Minister Ali Mohammad Mujawer has returned from a hospital in Riyadh - will Saleh follow?Gabe Kahn., 8/24/2011, 6:42 PM

Yemen's No. 3 Official Dies

emen's third most powerful official has died of wounds sustained during an attack on the presidential palace in June.Chana Ya'ar, 8/22/2011, 11:45 PM

2 Suicide Bombings Target Al Qaeda in Yemen

At least 11 people died overnight Sunday after two suicide bombing attacks targeting the Al Qaeda terrorist stronghold in Yemen.Chana Ya'ar, 8/21/2011, 1:37 PM

Yemen's Saleh Just Won't Quit

Ali Abdullah Saleh's intent to return to Yemen and hunt down his would-be assassins proves his presidency isn't over yet.Gabe Kahn., 8/19/2011, 2:29 PM

Yemen Opposition to Form 'National Council'

Opposition leaders in Yemen have met to form a 'National Council' to seize power from President Ali Abdullah Saleh before his return.Gabe Kahn., 8/17/2011, 6:55 PM

Saleh Vows to Return to Yemen

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh vows to return home from Saudi Arabia. "See you in Sanaa," he tells his supporters.Elad Benari, 8/17/2011, 6:06 AM

Yemen Opposition Wants Saleh Sanctions

A leading opposition figure in Yemen has called on Western nations to impose sanctions on President Ali Abdullah Saleh.Gabe Kahn., 8/16/2011, 5:43 PM

Saleh Nephew Will 'Break Necks' of Protesters

A nephew of Yemen's president said he would 'break the necks' of protesters if another assassination attempt was made; offered talks.Gabe Kahn., 8/13/2011, 11:34 PM

Saleh Will Return to Yemen When Recovered

Saudi officials say embattled Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh will return to his country after completing his recovery.Gabe Kahn., 8/10/2011, 5:55 PM

Saleh Stays in Saudi Arabia, Officials Blame

Yemeni officials say U.S., and Saudi Arabia pressured President Saleh to stay in Saudi Arabia after being released from hospital.Elad Benari, 8/9/2011, 1:37 AM

Yemen Opposition Rejects Talks

Opposition leaders in Yemen say they know nothing about a government proposed roadmap; say no talks until Saleh goes.Gabe Kahn., 7/26/2011, 4:11 PM

Arab Spring: US Presses Saleh

After months of murky policy in Yemen the US has finally made a direct appeal to President Ali Abdullah Saleh to step down.Gabe Kahn., 7/11/2011, 11:02 PM

Saleh Makes TV Appearance

Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh appeared on television Thursday for the first time since being wounded in an attack on his palace last month.Elad Benari, 7/8/2011, 2:00 PM

Yemeni VP Makes Transition Offer

Yemen's VP Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi has made a new transition offer to opposition leaders as the army struggles to secure the country's south.Gabe Kahn., 7/7/2011, 9:04 PM