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#WorldPoli: US Plan to Blacklist Yemen’s Houthis Could Spark Humanitarian Crisis, Observers Say – #WorldPolitics

A looming U.S. government plan to list Yemen’s pro-Iran Houthi militia as a terrorist organization has sparked concern among observers and aid agencies about its impact on peace talks and the process of delivering aid to desperate civilians living under the group’s control in the country’s northern highlands. Saudi Arabia …

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#WorldPoli: Observers Remain Skeptical as Uzbek Government Says Religious Extremism Rising – #WorldPolitics

WASHINGTON – Uzbekistan’s State Security Service says there is a revival of religious extremist activities in the Central Asian country, but the government’s history of alleging extremism accusations to target political opposition has led some observers to view the warning with suspicion. The country’s security body in recent months has …

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