Yemen risks bankruptcy if protests continue

Standoff between Houthis and the government causes budget to rise 10 per cent as investors leave the country.

    Yemen’s political crisis is affecting millions of people and could force the country to go bankrupt.

    A standoff between Houthi rebels and the government has forced a number of investors to leave the country and the budget deficit to rise a staggering 10 percent.

    Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports from Sanaa.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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