BBC: Ali Abdullah Saleh, Yemen’s former leader, killed in Sanaa fighting.
"Ali Abdullah Saleh became an ally of the Houthis after Yemen's civil war began in 2015" -BBC
Ali Abdullah Saleh was the president of Yemen from 22 May 1990 – 25 February 2012. Today, he was killed by the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels. To read the full article by BBC news click on “article” below.