Featured Stories World News Commentary Money Watch Multimedia Prison Planet U.S. News Science And Technology

Gunfire, military deployment as Yemen tensions rise

  • Print The Alex Jones Channel Alex Jones Show podcast Prison Planet TV Infowars.com Twitter Alex Jones' Facebook Infowars store

Mohammed Ghobari
Reuters
March 14, 2011

Heavy gunfire was heard south of the Yemen capital on Monday and soldiers deployed in force in Sanaa itself, with a new wave of rallies reported across the country demanding that President Ali Abdullah Saleh quit.

The impoverished Arabian Peninsula state has been shaken by weeks of protests that have undermined Saleh’s 32-year grip on power, with the president appearing increasingly willing to deal more violently with his many opponents.

Seven demonstrators have died in clashes since Saturday, raising the death toll from the unrest to above 30.

“There’s heavy gunfire here, we can’t tell about casualties yet,” activist Bushra al-Maqtari told Reuters by telephone from Taiz, which is 200 km (125 miles) south of Sanaa and one of the biggest sites of anti-Saleh rallies.

Full article here

Stock up with Fresh Food that lasts with eFoodsDirect (AD)

Gunfire, military deployment as Yemen tensions rise  101210banner4

This article was posted: Monday, March 14, 2011 at 5:19 am





Infowars.com Videos:

Comment on this article

Comments are closed.

Watch the News

FEATURED VIDEOS
See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

Ebola Czar: Overpopulation Controls Are Needed in Africa See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

© 2013 PrisonPlanet.com is a Free Speech Systems, LLC company. All rights reserved. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice.