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  טבת 24, 5771 , 31/12/10

Yemen to Release About 500 Rebels

Yemen's embassy in the United States announced on Thursday that President Ali Abdul Saleh has ordered the release of about 500 anti-government rebels.

The release is part of a peace agreement between the government and rebels from the northern part of the country, which takes effect in February.

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