Democracy Now: Yemen to Unveil New Unity Gov’t Amidst Unrest

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh is expected to declare a new “unity government” today amidst ongoing protests. Tens of thousands have gathered in various cities to demonstrate against Saleh’s 32 year rule. Opposition leaders are expected to reject Saleh’s offer, which critics see as a last ditch effort to retain power.

~ by wheresthemic on February 28, 2011.

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