6:34am

Mon June 6, 2011
Middle East

Yemenis Celebrate President Saleh's Departure

Over the weekend, tens of thousands of Yemenis took to the streets to celebrate the departure of President Ali Abdullah Saleh. He's in Saudi Arabia being treated for injuries suffered in an assault on the presidential palace. Saleh has been in power for 33 years and it remains unclear if he will return to Yemen. Renee Montagne talks to political analyst Abdul Ghani al-Eryani, who's in the Yemeni capital Sanaa.

Related Program