Why Yemen’s Implosion Matters

The Shiite-Houthi takeover of the government in Sanaa is a call to arms for al Qaeda.

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When a Coup is Not a Coup

It appears the Yemeni government was overtaken by a coup. But at the State Department, sometimes a coup is not a coup.

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Washington’s $232 Million Question in Yemen

The United States planned to send nearly a quarter of a billion dollars to Yemen this year. Its fate depends on whether the State Department calls a coup a coup.

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