Excerpt from report in English by Yemen Times newspaper website on 31 December
[Report by Amel Al-Ariqi: "MP warns US against sending troops to Yemen"]
A member of the Yemeni parliament, Shawqi al-Qadhi, warned the US on Tuesday [29 December] against sending its troops to Yemen to fight Al-Qaeda, describing such action as "a disaster by all means." The warning comes while some senators argue that "Yemen will be tomorrow's war" for the US.
"If the US insists on sending its troops to Yemen, the whole Yemeni people will turn to the Al-Qaeda," said Al-Qadhi, who represents the opposition party, the JMP.
"Yemen is characterized with its army nation …