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Feb252012

Car Bomb Kills 25 As Yemen's New President Takes Office

iStockphoto/Thinkstock)(SANAA, Yemen) -- Yemen's new president Abed Rabo Mansour Hadi was formally sworn in before the country's parliament on Saturday amid violence outside the presidential complex.

Hours after Hadi took office, a car bomb exploded outside the Presidential Palace in southern Yemen killing at least 25 people.

Hadi replaced longtime leader Ali Abdullah Saleh, who ruled the country for 33 years.

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