Aden, last refuge of Yemen's embattled president, feels his enemies converge

March 22, 2015 11:14 AM

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Aden, last refuge of Yemen's embattled president, feels his enemies converge

In this photo taken Wednesday, March 18, 2015, militiamen loyal to President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi check a pedestrian on a street in Aden, Yemen. The city is visibly expecting assault, whether from the forces of Hadi’s rival, ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh, who has allied himself with the Shite rebels, or from al-Qaida militants. Army and police forces loyal to Hadi and their allied militiamen patrol Aden’s streets and man checkpoints at key locations. Tanks guard roads leading to the city and children are largely staying home from school. (AP Photo/Yassir Hassan) (The Associated Press)

In this photo taken Saturday, March 21, 2015, members of a militia group loyal to Yemen's President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, known as the Popular Committees, chew qat, Yemen's favorite drug, as they sit next to their tank, guarding a major intersection in Aden, Yemen. The city is visibly expecting a...

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