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U.S. Wants Change in Yemen, But Where Is the food?

Date Published: 
04/05/2011
Summary: 

The New York Times is reporting that the United States now wants Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh to step down. It is hoped these negotiations will lead to a peaceful resolution of the standoff between protesters and pro-Saleh forces.(..)The UN World Food Programme (WFP) has a plan to distribute emergency rations to about 1.8 million Yemenis to bring some relief.