The security forces confiscated issue No. 18 the Aden-based independent newspaper Al-Yaqeen. Editor Abdullah Masleh said the seizure was carried out by a special unit assigned to combating piracy and banditry. The newspaper had given the recent demonstrations a lot of coverage, naming people who had been killed or injured. It also published interviews with the head of the Socialist Party parliamentary group and a political scientist, who discussed the possibility of the Egyptian revolution spreading to Yemen.