Quotes of the Day

Friday, Feb. 12, 2010

Open quoteWe have decided to halt military operations ... to stop bloodshed, bring peace to the region ... and achieve national reconciliation.Close quote

  • ALI ABDULLAH SALEH,
  • President of Yemen, declaring an end to the offensive against northern rebels after reaching a cease-fire agreement that could bring the country's six-year conflict to a close
Photo: Khaled Abdullah / Reuters | Source: AP