Yemen's Shiite rebels call for protests after president, Cabinet resign

January 23, 2015 3:09 PM

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Yemen's Shiite rebels call for protests after president, Cabinet resign

Jan. 23, 2015 - Houthi Shiite Yemeni chant slogans during a funeral procession of men killed during recent clashes with presidential guard forces in Sanaa, Yemen. Shiite rebels have called on supporters to hold mass rallies, a day after the country's embattled president and Cabinet resigned.

SANAA, Yemen – Thousands of protesters demonstrated Friday across Yemen, some supporting the Shiite rebels who seized the capital and others demanding the country's south secede after the nation's president and Cabinet resigned.

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