Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh continues to stand his ground, rejecting demands for his immediate resignation while at the same time offering dialogues to the country’s main opposition parties to discuss the possibility of power sharing. Saleh said the end to his more than 30-year rule should be done through elections and not violence and chaos, The Washington Post says.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.