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Hadi appoints top army general as vice president

Yemen's Hadi relieved Khalid Bahah of his duties as a prime minister, and appointed him as an advisor to the president

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Yemeni President Abdrabbo Mansour Hadi appointed top Army General Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar as vice president, sources told Al Arabiya News Channel on Sunday.

Hadi also relieved Khalid Bahah of his duties as a prime minister, and appointed him as an advisor to the president.

The president also appointed Ahmed Obeid bin Daghr, a former official in Saleh's General People's Congress party before joining Hadi's camp, to become new prime minister.