Yemen's President Hadi Flees Houthi Rebel Advance on Aden: AP

March 25, 2015 9:53 AM

4 0

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen's embattled president fled his Aden home Wednesday for an undisclosed location as Shiite rebels neared his last refuge, five officials told The Associated Press.

Hadi fled just hours after the rebels' own television station said they seized an air base where U.S. troops and Europeans advised the country in its fight against al-Qaeda militants. That air base is only 35 miles away from Aden, the port city where President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi had established...

Read more

To category page