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Mahwit Governor kicks off voluntary recruiting campaign in Dawila district
[16 January 2018]
Maswar district tribesmen rally to reinforce army in fighting Saudi aggression
[16 January 2018]
Voluntary recruiting campaign inaugurated in Yemen's Hajjah
[16 January 2018]
Dhamar Governor inaugurates voluntary recruiting campaign
[16 January 2018]
Recruiting campaign kicks off in Yemen's Sanaa
[16 January 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
Saudi warplane wages strike on Najran
[16 January 2018]
4 civilians killed in Saudi aggression air strike on Hodeidah
[16 January 2018]
Saudi aggression warplanes wage 13 raids on Saada
[16 January 2018]
3 Saudi air strikes hit Marib
[16 January 2018]
Saudi warplanes launch 2 strikes on Lahj
[16 January 2018]
 
  Reports
Report: Army, committees killed, injured dozens of Saudi soldiers, mercenaries in attacks over Sunday
[15 January 2018]
Report: 2 Yemeni civilians injured in 19 Saudi aggression airstrikes, attacks on Yemen during one day
[15 January 2018]
Report: 23 Saudi-led coalition airstrikes hit Yemen over 24 hours
[14 January 2018]
Report: 2 Yemeni civilians murdered in 19+ Saudi aggression airstrikes, attacks on Yemen over Friday
[13 January 2018]
Report: Army sniped 27 Saudi soldier, mercenaries in attacks, ballistic missile at Special Forces camp in Najran during one day
[12 January 2018]
 
  International
Yemen, WFP sign MoU to rehabilitate Hodeidah port
[16 January 2018]
Yemen calls on UAE occupation forces to stop destroying Socotra
[16 January 2018]
Norwegian Refugee Council calls for reopening Yemen's ports
[15 January 2018]
FM meets UN political affairs official
[15 January 2018]
FM meets OHCHR official
[15 January 2018]
  SABA
ABDULLAH YAHYA AL-SALAL
[29/September/2003] Born in Shasan village – Sanhan district- Sana’a governorate in 1917 and accessed to the “ Orphan School”1926. He took his secondary education in Hodeida governorate, then traveled to Iraq in 1936 ,on a military scholarship and graduated as 2nd lieutenant in. Joined the military college as lecturer in 1938.

Took part in the 48 revolution and jailed for 7 year due to his role when the movement had been sustained a set aback. Following the political coup that took place in 1955, he was released from the jail in Hajja and appointed as the commander of the crown prince Mohammed Al-Bader’s guards in 1956 and upgraded to the rank of colonel . Then he held the post of the director Of Hodeida seaport director.

Al-Sallal had been chosen to be the leader of the 26th of Sep. revolution in 1962 , then took over the presidency of the Revolution Leadership Council that consisted of 9 members and formed the first government on 27 Sep.1962. He appointed as the president of the Republic and upgraded to Marshal on 13 Dec.1962.

He once again become the head of the Presidential Council Which included 33 members on 17 Apr.1963 and after that a head of the Political Bureau on 6 Jan.1964.

In 1965 he took over the presidency of the Republican Council on the fifth of May , that council consisted of 3 members at that time, then they became 6 members on 4 Sep.1965 .

He kept his position as the president until he was toppled down in a coup took place on 5 Nov.1968 while was on official visit to Iraq.
Thereon , he decided to go to Cairo and stayed there till the president of the Republic Ali Abdullah Saleh called on him to return to the homeland on 25 Sept.1985 and on Saturday, the 5th of March 1994 he laid to his rest.








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