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So many questions morning but one of them about to be answered with this Fox News alert the president of Yemen.
Agreeing to step down as long as power is transferred as I said earlier to clean hands.
What does that mean.
He made the announcement in his speech moments ago and our own -- nine and live from Jerusalem with all the latest details -- Hi Gretchen yes just a short time ago the president done some love Yemen addressed crowds of tens of thousands of supporters outside of his Presidential Palace.
That's where he made the announcement saying he is willing to agree to a transfer of power as long as -- ghost in his words.
Clean hands meeting and that the person -- takes over is something someone who he agrees with.
This announcement I have to tell -- US officials who.
I've been in contact with who have been dealing with the situation in Yemen have said that it has become increasingly impossible that this man can continue to stay in power.
This -- with that he would last week maximum ten days and that he would be forced to announce that he would have to step down.
That one thing that was going -- that they won't be one kind of wild card in all this with the fact that everyone was looking to Libya to see Gaddafi under fire but yet still standing and still.
Kind of ruling over that country so.
These other leaders in the air world are looking to that as -- -- that that's a testament that maybe they could still hang on but the protest in the country of Yemen became too great.
And also adding to the fact was on Monday.
There were a lot of diplomats and his top military advisor had stepped out what we -- learning now is in the past 48 hours he has been in frantic.
Meetings with that top general to discuss the possibility of transferring power possibly to him.
And so that is the focus now to see exactly where.
The power of transfer of -- goes in Yemen -- I'll send -- back to you reunite and live for us and your -- thank you very much out of that.
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