Yemen Newslinks 12 June 2011: Ali Abdullah Saleh's Health In 'Bad' Condition: Report

12 June 2011 —

Army confronts Islamists in Yemen
Boston Globe
Tribesmen loyal to Sheik Sadeq al-Ahmar, the head of the powerful Hashid tribe, gathered on the back of a vehicle while patrolling the area around Ahmar’s house in Sana, Yemen. (Hani Mohammed/ Associated Press) By Ahmed Al-Haj Associated Press / June …

Yemen clashes kill 7
ADEN, Yemen — A Yemeni colonel, two soldiers and four suspected Al-Qaeda militants were killed in clashes in the flashpoint southern city of Zinjibar on Sunday, a military official and medics said. “I lost one of my men, Colonel Salem al-Zuba,” who …

500 Indians in Yemen pray for a ticket home
Deccan Chronicle
More than 500 Indian employees of the Al Thawra Modern General Hospital in Sana’a of Yemen are caught in a no man’s land. Their passports are with the hospital authorities and the Indian government is doing precious little to bail them out. …

GCC aims to end Yemen deadlock
Arab News
By GHAZANFAR ALI KHAN | ARAB NEWS RIYADH: Foreign ministers of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) will discuss ways and means on Tuesday to restore peace in neighboring Yemen in their first meeting after Ali Abdullah Saleh, the Yemeni …

US embassy bombing suspect killed…More clashes in Yemen…Ariz. forest fire …
9&10 News
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen’s Defense Ministry says clashes today between soldiers and Islamic militants have killed a total of 40 people from both sides. The soldiers are trying to drive the militants from several southern towns. …

Russia sends 2 planes to evacuate nationals from riot-hit Yemen
RIA Novosti
MOSCOW, June 12 (RIA Novosti) – Russia’s Emergencies Ministry on Sunday sent two planes to Yemen to evacuate Russian nationals willing to leave the country, which is teetering on the brink of a civil war. The ministry has dispatched an Il-76 and Il-62 …

New phase for Yemen
Lawrence Journal World
By The Daily Star, Beirut, Lebanon, June 6: There was much rejoicing in Yemen over the departure of Ali Abdallah Saleh, but the shelling and clashes that left more dead also signal that Saleh’s exit marks the beginning of a new phase that presents as …

Bullets flew left and right, says a Yemen evacuee
Deccan Chronicle
But thoughts about their people back home and the money they spent to get the job out in Yemen have forced many to stay back, says Ms Juna from Pala. She is among the first batch of 49 Indians, a majority of them from the state working as nurses with …

Yemen’s Saleh stable, recovering – ambassador
Kipp Report
Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh is in a stable condition and recovering from injuries suffered in an attack on his palace, the country’s ambassador in London said on Saturday. “He’s in stable condition and recovering,” Abdulla Ali al-Radhi, …

America doesn’t want Arabs to be free
The Coloradoan
America has also admitted a secret (military campaign) against the people of Yemen who wish to be free of a brutal dictator who America supports. In Bahrain, where 70 percent of the population is Shia, America is supporting a Sunna minority …

Yemen: 30 killed amid Saleh power vacuum – World News – IBNLive
Twenty one al Qaeda members and nine Yemeni soldiers were killed in fighting on Saturday in a province where the main city was seized by Islamist militants during the chaos of the country’s bloody political crisis.

Fighting with Islamic militants in Yemen kills 40
SANAA, Yemen (AP) – Yemeni soldiers battled Islamic militants Saturday in an attempt to drive them from several southern towns under the control of hundreds of the fighters. The clashes killed 40 people on both sides, officials said. …

Ali Abdullah Saleh’s Health In ‘Bad’ Condition: Report
By The Huffington Post News Editors
The Yemeni official reiterated comments by a U.S. official, saying Saleh was in a more serious condition with burns over roughly 40 percent of his body. Britain called on Tuesday for an orderly transition of power from Saleh. …

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.