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Yemen: Heads of State: 1990-2016

Raʼīs Majlis Riʼāsat al-Jumhūriyya al-Yamaniyya
22 May 1990 - 1 Oct 1994 ʽAlī ʽAbd Allāh Ṣāliḥ al-Ḥāshidī (x)
Raʼīs al-Jumhūriyya
1 Oct 1994 - 25 Feb 2012 ʽAlī ‘Abd Allāh Ṣāliḥ al-Ḥāshidī (x)
25 Feb 2012 - ʽAbd Rabbu Manṣūr al-Hādī [1]
Raʼīs al-Lajna al-Thawriyya al-ʽUlyā
6 Feb 2015 - Muḥammad ʽAlī al-Ḥūthī

[1] Resignation announced 22 Jan 2015, pending the acceptance by the National Parliament, was never submitted since the legislature lacked quorum to hold sessions and later was dissolved. al-Hādī was briefly detained in Sana'a until his escape and flight to Aden where he rescinded the resignation (21 Feb 2015).
[2] Also known as Abū Aḥmad al-Ḥūthī.
Last updated on: 10 May 2015 04:17:04