Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, pictured here in May 2011, left hospital Saturday
Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, pictured here in May 2011, left hospital Saturday, more than two months after a June 3 bombing at his official residence in Sanaa, but he will remain in Riyadh, a Saudi official told AFP. © Gamal Noman - AFP/File
Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, pictured here in May 2011, left hospital Saturday
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Last updated: August 8, 2011

Yemen president leaves hospital but to remain in Saudi

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh left hospital Saturday, more than two months after a June 3 bombing at his official residence in Sanaa, but he will remain in Riyadh, a Saudi official told AFP.

"The Yemeni president left the military hospital this evening at 9:00 pm (1800 GMT) after receiving the necessary treatment and was taken to a temporary residence for a recovery period," he said, speaking on condition of anonymity.

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