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US to revoke terrorist designation of Yemen’s Houthis

WASHINGTON: The United States said it intends to revoke the terrorist designation for Yemen’s Houthi movement in response to the country’s humanitarian crisis. The decision confirmed by a State Department official reverses one of the most criticised last-minute decisions of

Pompeo labels Yemen’s Houthis as ‘terrorist’ group

WASHINGTON: United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has moved to brand Yemen’s Houthi rebels as terrorists, a last-minute move in defiance of aid groups who fear it will worsen the humanitarian crisis. Unless Congress blocks the decision, the Houthis