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muriel_volestrangler

(101,428 posts)
1. No, they have more power than AQ did
Sat Jan 13, 2024, 11:41 AM
Jan 2024
Most of the Yemeni population lives in areas under Houthi control. As well as Sanaa and the north of Yemen, the Houthis control the Red Sea coastline.

The group collects taxes and also prints money.

The UN Security Council said that by 2010 the Houthis had between 100,000 and 120,000 followers, made up of armed troops and unarmed supporters.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-67614911
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