In Yemen, children — possibly thousands of them — join fight

By Ali al-Mujahed, Hugh Naylor, May 11, 2015

SANAA, Yemen — Abdullah Ali’s 15-year-old son disappeared from home one morning three months ago. A week later, the boy called his horrified family to say he had joined the Shiite insurgents known as Houthis — becoming one of a growing number of underage soldiers fighting in Yemen’s civil war. Read full article >>