Yemen

Kingmakers’ march

Print edition : November 14, 2014

Houthi rebels chant slogans after taking over the army's First Armoured Division, in Sana'a on September 22. Photo: Hani Mohammed/AP

Houthis surround a truck carrying the coffins of people killed by a suicide bomber in central Sana'a, on October 14. Two suicide bombings in Yemen killed nearly 70 people on October 9; one of them targeted an anti-government rally by followers of the Houthi group. Photo: Hani Mohammed/AP

The Houthis, who have taken over the capital and other key cities of Yemen, want to be in a position to decide who rules the country. They themselves do not want to take up that responsibility.
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