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Get the Facts on Yemen
  • Ongoing civil war poses terrorism and nonproliferation concerns
  • Possesses an unknown number of Soviet-origin Scud ballistic missiles and North Korean Hwasong ballistic missiles
  • Egypt used chemical weapons against Yemen between 1963 and 1967 during the North Yemen Civil War

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