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Thousands of armed rebels flood Yemen capital

SANAA, Aug 20, 2014 (AFP) – Thousands of armed Shiite rebels in Yemen strengthened their positions in the capital Sanaa on Wednesday as they pressed their campaign to force the government to…

Iran sacks 'reformist' science minister

Iran’s conservative-dominated parliament votes to sack the science minister for wanting to recruit people accused of involvement in the 2009 protest movement.