Yemen activist sees youth revolt against president

Thousands of students and lawyers took to the streets to demand that president Ali Abdullah Saleh step down
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Thousands of students and lawyers took to the streets to demand that Saleh, in power for 32 years, step down (Getty Images)
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Yemeni security forces stand between pro-regime supporters and anti-government protesters during demonstrations outside Sanaa University on February 15, 2011 (Getty Images)
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Yemeni pro-regime supporters shout slogans against the opposition as they gather outside Sanaa University (Getty Images)
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An injured Yemeni pro-government demonstrator is helped away as pro-regime supporters waded into an anti-government protest in the capital Sanaa with stones and batons (Getty Images)
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Yemeni pro-regime supporters shout slogans against the opposition as they gather outside Sanaa (Getty Images)
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Yemeni security forces block anti-government protesters from advancing during demonstrations calling for the ouster of President Ali Abdullah Saleh in the capital Sanaa (Getty Images)
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Yemeni pro-regime supporters shout slogans against the opposition as they gather outside Sanaa University (Getty Images)
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A man holds up sign that reads in Arabic 'The people want to bring down the regime' during a protest in the capital Sanaa (Getty Images)
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Yemeni pro-regime supporters shout slogans against the opposition as they gather outside Sanaa University (Getty Images)
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Yemenis protest holding up a sign in the capital Sanaa, on February 14, 2011 (Getty Images)
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Yemeni anti-government protesters shout slogans against President Ali Abdullah Saleh during a demonstration in the capital Sanaa (Getty Images)
Wed 16 Feb 2011 10:46 AM GST