Yemen’s Ali Abdullah Saleh Seems To Get The Message That Mubarak Doesn’t

One day before a planned “Day of Rage,” Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh announced today that he will not seek an extension of his presidency when his term expires in 2013, and ruled out the possibility of his son replacing him.

“No extension, no inheritance, no resetting the clock.”

“I present these concessions in the interests of the country. The interests of the country come before our personal interests,” Saleh said before the Shoura Council, the Yemeni parliament, and members of the military, according to Reuters.

Complete article via Reuters

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