U.S. Treasury blacklists leaders of Yemen’s Houthi movement

[ad_1] WASHINGTON, March 2 (Reuters) – The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on two military leaders of the Iran-backed Houthi movement in Yemen, accusing them of prolonging the country’s civil war and exacerbating the humanitarian crisis. The U.S. Treasury Department in a statement said it blacklisted Mansur Al-Sa’adi, the Houthi Naval Forces Chief of … Read more