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On Houthis, Blinken risks politicizing terrorist designation

The United States will revise its designation of Yemen’s Houthi militia as a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO), according to Secretary of State-nominee Antony Blinken, who told senators at his confirmation hearing that such a designation complicates humanitarian efforts in Yemen and obstructs talks to end the war. But if Washington does remove the Houthis from […]