Ali Abdullah Saleh

Disappeared nephew of Yemen's Saleh resurfaces in the south

The nephew of Yemen's late President Ali Abdullah Saleh has surfaced on Thursday in the country's south, weeks after he disappeared after death of Saleh at hands of his onetime allies, the Houthi rebels.

Brig. Gen. Tareq Mohammed Abdullah Saleh disappeared from Sanaa following intense fighting between forces loyal to the ousted president and the Iranian-backed Shiite rebels, known as the Houthis.

The younger Saleh, who led the fight against Houthis alongside his uncle, commanded Presidential Guard forces up until late 2011, when the older Saleh stepped down under pressure from a popular uprising.

Saleh's forces and the Houthis joined ranks in 2014, sweeping the...

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