Latest News Wires Yemen PM reportedly quits as Shiite rebels capture military base

Shiite rebels have fought for several days around Sanaa in sectarian violence that the government has struggled to quell. Yemen is the poorest country in the Arab world. 

By , Associated Press

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Yemen's prime minister resigned Sunday, the state news agency reported, following days of violence that left more than 140 dead and prompted thousands to flee their homes.