Yemen President Saleh killed: opposition TV says

By Reuters
Friday, June 3, 2011 8:54 EDT
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SANAA (Reuters) – Yemen’s President Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed on Friday after an attack on the presidential palace, Suhail, a TV station run by the country’s opposition, reported.

The presidential palace was hit by shells earlier on Friday during fighting between Saleh’s forces and a powerful tribal federation.

(Reporting by Mohamed Sudam; Editing by Jon Herskovitz)

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