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Rebels, Yemeni Forces Fight Near Capital

Sporadic clashes between Yemeni government forces and the Zaidi Shi'ite Houthi rebels besieging the capital Sana'a have residents on edge. Rebel advances in several places prompted the closure of the capital's main airport, and most phone and Internet service has been cut. Houthi rebels attacked Yemeni government forces in parts of the capital, Sana'a Friday, paralyzing traffic and forcing residents to remain indoors for hours. The rebels fired mortar rounds at the...

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