Yemeni president arrives in U.S.: State Dept

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Posted: Jan 28, 2012 7:48 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has arrived in the United States for medical treatment on Saturday, U.S. State Department spokesman Noel Clay said.

"We expect he will stay here for the time that corresponds to his treatment," Clay said. He declined to give any further details.

(Reporting by Susan Cornwell; Editing by Daniel Trotta)