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Why isn't America evacuating its citizens in Yemen?

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As bombs fall, China, India and Pakistan have evacuated their nationals. Why not us, asks Bronx-born 20-year-old Summer Nasser? The State Department, which has evacuated government personnel and families, says it has no plans to evacuate ordinary US citizens.

Conflict

Yemen's capital is wracked by bombings targeting mosques

A day after Houthi forces failed to seize the airport and destroy the presidential palace in Yemen's second city, Aden, several suicide bombers brought violence to the Houthi-controlled Yemeni capital, Sanaa. Amidst the chaos, it is hard to know who orchestrated the attacks.

Arts, Culture & Media

Ten years after the attack on the Cole

Ten years ago today, two al-Qaeda operatives steered a small boat alongside the USS Cole. They detonated a bomb that tore through the ship's hull. Seventeen American sailors were killed, dozens more were seriously wounded. Jordana Gustafson has the story.