24 Apr '11, 1am

White House hails agreement on ending Yemen crisis #Yemen

White House hails agreement on ending Yemen crisis #Yemen

Anti-government protesters shout slogans during a demonstration demanding the resignation of Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh. -- PHOTO: AP WASHINGTON - THE White House welcomed on Saturday a plan for Yemen's longtime President Ali Abdullah Saleh to step down, urging all sides to 'swiftly' implement a peaceful transfer of power. 'We applaud the announcements by the Yemeni Government and the opposition that they have accepted the GCC-brokered agreement to resolve the political crisis in a peaceful and orderly manner,' White House spokesman Jay Carney said in a statement. 'We encourage all parties to move swiftly to implement the terms of the agreement so that the Yemeni people can soon realise the security, unity, and prosperity that they have so courageously sought and so richly deserve.' His comments came after a senior official for Yemen's ruling General People's Cong...

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