Yemen's deposed strongman says he is open to talks with Saudi coalition - LA Times

Los Angeles Times| Sun Dec 03 10:00:54 EST 2017
Yemen’s deposed strongman Ali Abdullah Saleh called Saturday for a popular revolt against his former rebel allies and said he was open to dialogue with the coalition of Persian Gulf states they have been battling for more than two years. Saleh’s offer to “open a new page” with the Saudi Arabia-led and U.S.-backed coalition came as violent clashes between his followers and the rebels known as Houthis entered a fourth day, signaling the unraveling of the alliance that controls Yemen’s capital, Sana. The coalition fighting on behalf of Yemen’s internationally recognized government welcomed Saleh’s overture, raising hopes that a resolution might be found to a civil war that has killed more than ..

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