Yemen's President Sets Conditions for Peace Talks

September 13, 2015 12:21 PM

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Yemen's exiled government says it will not participate in U.N.-brokered peace talks unless Houthi rebels, in accordance with a U.N. resolution, withdraw from territory the rebels have captured.

Yemeni President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi said in a statement Sunday the government has decided "not to take part in any meeting until the militia recognizes Resolution 2216 and agrees to implement it without conditions."

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