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What Happened on the 21st in Yemeni History?

National Yemen

The Number 21st

September 21st: Birthday of Ali Mohsen Al-Ahmer, who also announces his support for the youth revolution against the former president Saleh on March 21st, 2011.

March 21st, 1942: The birthday of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh.

April 21st, 1980: Ali Nasser Mohammed is announced President of south Yemen and Abdul          Fattah Ismail, the Socialist Party secretary, is deported to Moscow.

May 21st, 1994: Yemeni Vice President Ali Salim al-Beidh announces the secession of the South from the North, followed by a civil war.

January 21st, 2012: Yemeni Parliament issues immunity for  former president Saleh.

February 21st, 2012: Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi is elected President of Yemen.

January 21, 2014: Assassination member of the Preparatory Committee for National Dialogue, Professor Ahmad Sharaf.

January 21st, 2014: Salafis are deported from Dammaj after the Intergovernmental Agreement.

June 21, 2014: Bloody events occur in al-Garaf because of security forces’ attempt to control the headquarters of Ansar Allah in Sana’a.

September 21st, 2014: Houthis enter Sana’a and declare a national holiday for them.

September 21, 2014: Signing of the Partnership and Peace Agreement.

September 21, 2014: Escape and disappearance of Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar.

January 21, 2115 President Hadi and Prime Minister Khalid Bahah resigned from power.

February 21st, 2015: Resigned president Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi escapes to Aden.