Wednesday, April 06, 2011
The US has acknowledged that it has no plans to suspend its military assistance to Yemen despite the wave of anti-regime protests in the country.
"As far as I know, it has not been," Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell said in response to a question whether the US administration was considering withholding military aid to stop the violence against demonstrators.
Tensions are running high in Yemen after 19 anti-regime protesters were shot dead by the police on Monday, with Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh facing demands to step down without delay.'
Posted by DotConnector at 08:01