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UN Imposes Sanctions on Former Yemen President

The U.N. Security Council has imposed sanctions on Yemen's former president, Ali Abdullah Saleh, and two Shiite Muslim leaders for threatening Yemeni peace and stability. The U.S.-sponsored sanctions include a worldwide travel ban and a freezing of foreign assets. The council agreed that Saleh had worked with the Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, in undermining efforts by the new president, Rabbu Mansour Hadi, to establish stability and democracy. A U.S. official who asked not to...

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