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Shi'ite Rebels Make Advances in Southern Yemen

Yemen's Shi'ite rebels made advances Tuesday in southern Yemen, clashing with rival militias loyal to the country's current president. The rebels -- known as Houthis -- entered the town of al-Dhalea and fought fierce gunbattles with militias who support Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi. To the north in Taiz province, the rebels and soldiers loyal to ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh clashed with anti-Houthi protesters. The soldiers opened fire on the protesters, killing at least...

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