The parable of those who take [beings or forces] other than God for their protectors is that of the spider which makes for itself a house: for behold, the frailest of all houses is the spider's house. If only they understood this! (Quran 29:41)
21 March 2011
Yemeni generals defect
Salih surely can't last long after this, though I don't trust generals. You have to be very close to a regime to become a general, and I don't recall a general ever instigating a revolution. Recall there were no top officers among the group who overthrew King Faruq.