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Yemeni party names new leader after Saleh killed

Yemeni party names new leader after Saleh killed

The party of former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh named a new leader on Sunday after he was killed last month by the Iran-aligned Houthi movement his one-time allies in the country's civil war.

Air raids on Yemen rebel training camp kill 26

Air raids on Yemen rebel training camp kill 26

Saudi-led coalition air strikes on a Yemen rebel training camp northwest of the capital on Sunday killed at least 26 Houthi fighters, security sources said.

Yemen government retakes Red Sea town from rebels

Yemen government retakes Red Sea town from rebels

The war-torn Arabian Peninsula country has been plunged deeper into turmoil by the killing on Monday of ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh by the Houthis.

Saudi-led coalition intensifies air strikes after Saleh's death

Saudi-led coalition intensifies air strikes after Saleh's death

Saudi Arabia and its allies struck a day after Saleh's son vowed to lead a campaign against the Iran-aligned Houthis.

Commander of Saleh forces killed in Yemen

Commander of Saleh forces killed in Yemen

The leader of forces loyal to slain Yemeni strongman Ali Abdullah Saleh has died of wounds suffered during clashes this week in Sanaa, Saleh's party said Tuesday.

Yemen Houthis rally after killing ex-strongman

Yemen Houthis rally after killing ex-strongman

Thousands of Houthi supporters rallied in Sanaa on Tuesday as the rebels cemented their grip on the Yemeni capital after killing their former ally ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Arab League chief condemns Houthis for 'assassinating' Saleh

Arab League chief condemns Houthis for 'assassinating' Saleh

The head of the Arab League warned that Saleh's killing following the collapse of his uneasy alliance with the rebels threatens an "explosion in the security situation" in the war-ravaged country.

Yemen ex-leader's son calls for revenge: Saudi-owned TV

Yemen ex-leader's son calls for revenge: Saudi-owned TV

Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed in a shooting attack on Monday after switching sides, abandoning his Houthi allies in favour of a Saudi-led alliance.

Saudi-led coalition provides air support for Yemen's Saleh

Saudi-led coalition provides air support for Yemen's Saleh

Ali Abdullah Saleh announced on Saturday he was ready to turn a "new page" in ties with the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen if it stopped attacks on Yemeni citizens.

Yemen's Saleh says ready for 'new page' with Saudi-led coalition

Yemen's Saleh says ready for 'new page' with Saudi-led coalition

Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh said on Saturday he was ready for a "new page" in relations with the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen if it stopped attacks on his country.

Yemen's Houthi rebels fear 'coup', says Saleh

Yemen's Houthi rebels fear 'coup', says Saleh

Yemen's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh said the country's Houthi rebels feared a "coup" but that there were no longer any tensions with them, despite strains in the past fortnight.

Ex-president stages massive rally in war-torn Yemen

Ex-president stages massive rally in war-torn Yemen

The rally marking 35 years since the founding of Saleh's Arab nationalist General People's Congress (GPC) sends out a signal that the strongman remains a force to be reckoned with.