n March 12, 2022, Houthis, who currently control the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, demolished part of the memorial to the martyrs of the Ottoman Empire in Yemen.
Since the Houthi rebels usurped control of Sana‘a in 2014, Yemen has been an important flashpoint in this competition for regional influence with Riyadh and Yemeni forces loyal to the UN-recognized Yemeni government waging war against the Iranian-backed insurgents for nearly seven years.
ince March 26, 2015, Yemen has become the focus of the international community.
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emen is witnessing one of the worst humanitarian crises of the 21st century with a civil war that has been going on for the past seven years.
he London-based organization Friends of South Yemen (FOSY) a grass roots organization has developed a three-staged road map to end the war in Yemen, where there are numerous political, economic, and security issues at stake, as well as an ongoing unimaginable humanitarian crisis.
he conflict in Yemen began in September 2014 when the Houthi rebels commenced their gradual, but violent takeover of the capital city Sana’a.
Blinken on Yemen Yemen faces the worst humanitarian crisis in the world according to UNICEF, a condition brought about in large part by the devastating Saudi Arabia- and UAE-led war.
emen’s revolutionary uprisings in 2011 soon evolved into a complicated crisis that involved many regional and international actors.
he Americans are nervous that the UN will accuse them of human rights violations in Yemen and so should take a stand against the Saudis there.
emen is on boil after the assassination of the ousted leader Ali Abdullah Saleh, along with many supporters, by Houthi rebels near estranged nation’s capital, Sana, on Monday.
For Saudi Arabia, Washington's escalation is just an ideal reflection of Democrats' and President Biden's stances on Saudi Arabia, as well as the accumulation of past files such as the Jamal Khashoggi case, human rights, and the Yemen war.
An in-depth case study titled “Unshielded, Unseen: The Implementation of UNSC Resolution 2475 on the Protection of Persons with Disabilities in Armed Conflict in Yemen” is a case in point.
Iran proposes a dialogue, but does not hesitate to keep its soldiers or proxies in Syria, Iraq, Yemen, and Lebanon and to arm them.
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the WFP have placed Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Nigeria, South Sudan, Somalia, and Yemen on the “highest alert,” with 750,000 people facing starvation and death.
The Saudi-Emirati responses to the Russian attacks in Ukraine served as a “red flag” for Washington in terms of its strained relations with both countries over human rights abuses, the war in Yemen, and relations with China.
While Turkey needs Saudi investments for its struggling economy, Saudi Arabia also needs Turkey to restore the tarnished Saudi image as MBS’s political ventures have received severe criticism for domestic human rights abuses, the military intervention in Yemen, and the Khashoggi affair.
Secretary of State Anthony Blinken announced that Houthis, one of the proxy groups of Iran operating in Yemen, would no longer be listed as “specially designated global terrorists” (SDGTs) as of February 16.