The Republic of Yemen, commonly known as Yemen, is a country located in the Middle East, occupying the southwestern and southern end of the Arabian Peninsula. It is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the north, the Red Sea to the west, and Oman to the east.
July 7: President Ali Abdullah Saleh appears for the first time in a television appearance since his injury last month. His supporters opened fire in celebration killing at least 11.
June 5: President Ali Abdullah Saleh gets injured in a attack on his palace.