Press review 15th-22nd August

Press review

15th-22nd August

Who are the Houthis in Yemen ?– 21/08/2014- Al Jazeera English

Last week thousands of Houthi supporters have called for the fall of Yemen’s government. Officially known as Ansarallah [the partisans of God], the Houthi rebel group began as a theological movement that preached tolerance in the early 1990s and then turned to arms in 2004 on grounds of self-defence against the central government.

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