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Obstacles to a Federalist System in Yemen
Southern Yemenis protest in Lahj in 2010. (-/AFP/Getty Images)

Obstacles to a Federalist System in Yemen

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Ansar Beit al-Maqdis: A New al Qaeda Franchise in Egypt?

Saudi Efforts Toward a Gulf Arab Union
Saudi Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz attends the 34th summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council in Kuwait City on Dec. 10, 2013. YASSER AL-ZAYYAT/AFP/Getty Images

Saudi Efforts Toward a Gulf Arab Union