Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh in a photo provided his office earlier this month. He wears gloves to protect his hands, which were injured during an assassination attempt earlier this year.
November 23, 2011 Now, he reportedly wants to travel to New York for medical treatment.
Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh announced he will freeze constitutional changes that would allow him to be president for life. a controversial April poll.
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February 2, 2011 Ali Abdullah Saleh's pledge is similar to that made by Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak.
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