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Yemen’s industrial hub Taiz hobbled by war

Yemen’s third-largest city of Taiz, once the country’s industrial engine, is now struggling to keep factory doors open amid years of siege, impediments to the import of raw goods, and competition from a flood of cheap Gulf and Chinese imports. An offensive by the Houthi rebels reached Taiz in the south in early 2015. In March […]