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epa04453114 Gunmen loyal to the Shiite Houthi movement sit outside the headquarters of Sana’a province in Sana’a, Yemen, 19 October 2014. Reports state that the gunmen loyal to the Shiite Houthi movement have stormed the headquarters of Sana’a province after they besieged it for several days. Shiite fighters have been controlling the Yemeni capital since 21 September and trying to extend their control to the country’s other provinces. EPA/YAHYA ARHAB