Long-suffering Yemen: Where is the Way Out?

Long-suffering Yemen: Where is the Way Out?

Yemen is currently experiencing an externally imposed civil war and is facing starvation, poverty, various disasters, and the dreaded COVID-19 epidemic. For years, the Saudi-led coalition, with strong US support, has been waging war against Yemen to impose its policies and bring its proxies to power. As the world’s media have repeatedly reported, airstrikes have…

Russia Should Consider Partnering with The UAE in the Horn of Africa

Russia Should Consider Partnering with The UAE in the Horn of Africa

The Horn of Africa is arguably the most geostrategic part of the continent for the rest of the world at large so it’s only fitting that Russia crafts a comprehensive strategy for advancing its interests there, one which would become much more viable if it seriously considered partnering with the region’s de facto Emirati hegemon…

US Changes Its Role in Yemeni War As It Seeks to Impose ‘Peace Deal’ on Its Terms

US Changes Its Role in Yemeni War As It Seeks to Impose ‘Peace Deal’ on Its Terms

In his first speech on foreign policy President Joe Biden announced that the United States would would end its support for Saudi Arabia’s genocidal war in Yemen. This would include a ban on selling weapons that facilitated ‘offensive operations’ by Saudi Arabia and its allies in Yemen. However, Biden went on to qualify his comments by stating…

New UN Report: Millions of Yemeni Children Face Acute Malnutrition

New UN Report: Millions of Yemeni Children Face Acute Malnutrition

“The increasing number of children going hungry in Yemen should shock us all into action. More children will die with every day that passes without action,” the report says. Underscoring the urgent need to end a war that is responsible for what it calls the “world’s worst humanitarian crisis,” the United Nations on Friday published…

Biden Administration Halts Arms Deals Over Yemen… What’s Really Going On?

Biden Administration Halts Arms Deals Over Yemen… What’s Really Going On?

The bigger concern of Biden and Blinken seems to be damage limitation to America’s bloody image, and also doing a big favor for Israel. Antony Blinken, the newly-appointed US top diplomat, has announced a pause in arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates out of apparent concern over American weapons being used…

FYI Trump’s Latest Yemen Move Is Far Worse Than the Capitol Riot

FYI Trump’s Latest Yemen Move Is Far Worse Than the Capitol Riot

While the Capitol riot is being hysterically compared to Pearl Harbor and Kristallnacht by the political/media class, the Trump administration has done something far, far worse that is receiving far, far less attention. The US State Department has officially announced its intention to designate Yemen’s Houthis as a terrorist group, as many had previously warned. Humanitarian…