Yemen Security Forces Kill Two Protesters

Yemeni security forces have fired on a group of anti-government protesters and striking teachers, killing two and and wounding several others.

Witnesses and medics said security forces moved into Taiz early Monday to quell a rally blocking the city’s main street. At least three people were seriously wounded. Teachers demanding better pay also participated in the rally.

More than 140 people have died in protest-related unrest since January.

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