(Euronews: 0625 PST, March 9, 2011) A demonstrator shot in anti-government protests in Yemen has died from his wounds according to a hospital spokesman in the capital Sanaa.
Doctors said 80 people were wounded when police opened fire on crowds demanding the removal of President Ali Abdullah Saleh. Witnesses claim the police were trying to prevent people joining thousands of demonstrators. The state news agency blamed the shooting on tribal gunmen.
Anger Grows Against Yemen's Ruler
(Al Jazeera English: 0559 PST, March 9, 2011) A police raid on an anti-government protest at a university campus in Sanaa, the Yemeni capital, has left at least one person dead, and several others seriously injured.
In a separate clash between pro- and anti-government protesters in the country's south, one supporter of Ali Abdullah Saleh, the Yemeni president, was killed. Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra in Sanaa has more on the brewing political crisis in Yemen.