Saadah(Zaidiya Shias),Yemen. The Untold Story

Saadah is not a small place, but the largest in the North Yemen. It began in June 2004 when dissident cleric Hussein Badreddin al-Houthi, head of the Shia Zaidiyyah sect, launched an uprising against the Yemeni government. Most of the fighting has taken place in Sa'dah Governorate in northwestern Yemen although some of the fighting spread to neighboring governorates Hajjah, 'Amran, al-Jawf and the Saudi