Dec 4, 2017, 4:47 PM
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Al Mayadeen: Yemen confirms ex-president Saleh killed

Tehran, Dec 4, IRNA - Yemeni interior ministry on Monday confirmed that former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed in clashes with the country's popular forces, the Arabic-language media reported.

Yemen's interior ministry in an official statement issued today confirmed that Abdullh Saleh was killed while confronting the Yemeni popuolar forces in a bid to support the Saudi-led coalition, the Arabic-language Al-Mayadeen TV said.

While the Media affiliated to Saudi-led are still claiming that Saleh is alive, Al Mayadeen's footage showed Saleh's dead body.

Al Mayadeen also quoted Yemeni forces as saying that Saleh was killed in a region under aerial control of the united Arab Emirates (UAE).

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