Opposition activist says Yemen is 'close to total chaos'
Reports from Yemen suggest a full-blown confrontation is under way between supporters and opponents of President Ali Abdullah Saleh.
Yemeni anti-government protesters are calling for the president to step down.
Opposition activist Dr Mohamed Qubaty, a former advisor to the Yemeni Prime Minister, told the BBC's Tim Willcox that Yemen is "close to total chaos".
19 Sep 2011
- From the section Middle East