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Saudi Arabia leads attack on Yemen rebels; president flees
Saudi Arabia leads attack on Yemen rebels; president flees

Yemen's embattled President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi flew to Saudi Arabia on Thursday as warplanes from that kingdom and its allies pounded Shiite Muslim rebels who have taken over much of his country. Explosions and antiaircraft fire echoed across Yemen’s capital, Sana, where many military sites that were under the control of the Houthi rebel movement were reported destroyed. Medical officials in the city said at least 45 people were killed and dozens injured in the strikes as much of Sana was plunged into darkness from power outages. The Education Ministry ordered schools closed, and a large number of families were believed to have fled their homes. The explosions picked...

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