President of Yemen
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|President of the
Republic of Yemen
|Residence||Presidential Palace, Sana'a, Yemen|
|Term length||Seven years, renewable once
(Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi took office for two years)
|Inaugural holder||Ali Abdullah Saleh|
|Formation||22 May 1990|
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The current President of Yemen is Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, who took office on 27 February 2012. Amidst the 2014–15 Yemeni coup d'état, Hadi is disputed by Mohammed Ali al-Houthi, President of the Revolutionary Committee.
List of Presidents of the Republic of Yemen (1990–present)
|Term start||Term end||Political Party|
|1||Ali Abdullah Saleh
علي عبدالله صالح
|22 May 1990||27 February 2012||General People's Congress|
|2||Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi
عبد ربه منصور هادي
|27 February 2012||Incumbent||General People's Congress|
|—||Mohammed Ali al-Houthi
محمد علي الحوثي
|6 February 2015||Incumbent||Houthis|
- Chairman of the Presidential Council until 1 October 1994.
- Served as Acting President during the Yemeni Revolution, from 4 June 2011 to 23 September 2011 and from 23 November 2011 to 27 February 2012. Disputed by Mohammed Ali al-Houthi, amidst the 2014–15 Yemeni coup d'état.
- Briefly resigned amidst the 2014–15 Yemeni coup d'état.
- President of the Revolutionary Committee. Disputed by Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi.
Main article: Yemeni presidential election, 2012
|Candidates – Nominating parties||Votes||%|
|Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi – General People's Congress||6,621,921||99.80|
|Total votes (turnout 64.78%)||6,635,192||100.00|
|Source: Le Figaro|