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Yemen: Arab Invaders, Local Rebels, Iranian Meddlers and Qat.

Ancients today may remember the lyric: “Bloody Mary’s chewing betel nut” from the musical “South Pacific.” Pacific Islanders chewed it for the low grade high it provided, ignoring, as it is addictive, the accompanying red smile it produced. In Yemen, … Continue reading

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