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Large Protests held in Taizz against Regime

Hundreds of thousands of are expected to join the protests calling for an end to Ali Abdulah Saleh’s regime. Security forces have surrounded the roads leading into the cities and plain-clothed officers are making their presence known.

Yesterday, heavy fighting was seen between the protestors and plain clothed officers in the Freedom Square of Taizz. At least 400 were injured when they fired into the protest.
Eyewitnesses in Al-Jadidah, located in western Yemen, stated that unknown people are firing into the protests. In this city one was killed and many were injured. There have been reports about military vehicles entering the city.

Many other cities are rising in protest throughout Yemen. It seems as if change is in the air.

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