Yemeni govt offers to resign to end Houthi protests (9)

TradeArabia 2014.08.23 18:48
Sanaa, 0 hours, 44 minutes ago Yemen's government offered on Saturday to resign within a month and to review an unpopular decision to cut fuel subsidies in an attempt to end protests by the Shi'ite Houthi movement, a government source told Reuters. Tens of thousands of Yemenis massed in the capital Sanaa on Friday in a protest called by the Houthis to demand the government's resignation and a reversal of the subsidy cuts.
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