UPDATE 4-Yemen president quits, throwing country deeper into chaos

January 23, 2015 1:45 AM

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* Aide says Hadi quit after Houthi "threats" (Adds details on parliament, background)

SANAA, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi resigned on Thursday, just days after Houthi rebels battled their way into his presidential palace, plunging the unstable Arab country deeper into chaos and depriving Washington of a key ally against al Qaeda.

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