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Yemen Fast Falling at the Hands of Houthi Rebels

Sanaa fell into the hands of the Houthis, also known as Ansar Allah (supporters of God) more than a month after they entered the city peacefully. The Houthis were able to control the north of the capital, the international airport and the air base. They also gained control of all the military and security posts along the northern entrance to the city. Prime Minister tenders his resignation.
Sanaa fell into the hands of the Houthis, also known as Ansar Allah (supporters of God) more than a month after they entered the city peacefully. The Houthis were able to control the north of the capital, the international airport and the air base. They also gained control of all the military and security posts along the northern entrance to the city. Prime Minister tenders his resignation.

By Aljazeera,

A PEACE deal between Houthi rebels and government loyalists in Yemen appears to be in jeopardy, as the Houthis have taken control of government buildings and a radio station in Sanaa – and a major army base north of the capital.

On Sunday, the rebels took over a number of government buildings in the capital including the defence ministry’s headquarters, the Central Bank, some hospitals and a state-owned radio station.  Continue reading Yemen Fast Falling at the Hands of Houthi Rebels