Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, left, and Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh watch a military show as they attend the international forum "Technologies in machine building 2010" in Zhukovsky outside Moscow, Wednesday, June 30, 2010.

Yemen Offers Use Of Ports, Airbases To Russian Military

The offer takes place 48 hours after the U.S. officials announced the Pentagon has withdrawn from Saudi Arabia its personnel who were coordinating with the Saudi-led air campaign in Yemen