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SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Pakistan says it will send a plane to Yemen to begin evacuating its citizens amid a Saudi-led campaign of airstrikes there targeting Shiite rebels who have taken control of much of the country.
Hong Kong (AFP) - 05:19 GMT - Auld Lang Syne - Along Singapore's Bukit Merah street people threw flowers and petals onto the road, crying "Goodbye Lee Kuan Yew, we love you". Police bagpipers stationed outside their complex at Cantonment Road played 'Auld Lang Syne' as the cortège drove past. 05:11 GMT - Sail-past - Two navy ships and two police coastguard vessels have conducted a ceremonial sail-past at Singapore's Marina Barrage, with each ship flying a black flag and signal flags spelling out the letters L, K, Y for Lee Kuan Yew's name, Channel News Asia reports. 05:01 GMT - Crowd in tears - With the front spots taken up, people are squeezing under bridges and among trees and bushes to get as close as possible to the gun carriage to catch a final glimpse of Lee.