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Why the End of Yemen Means a New Saudi Arabia

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 23:13

By Andrew L. Peek*

Yemen remains caught between past and future

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 14:43

The Houthi takeover of Sanaa has now led to the resignation of president Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi and his government, dragging Yemen deeper into crisis and this is enhanced by the political vacuum a

Opinion: Iran Talks Give US More Options

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 22:47

President Barack Obama gave up a day of sightseeing in India to meet the new king and crown princes of Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, an acknowledgement that the U.S.

Yemen risks disintegration as south rejects Shi'ite group's takeover

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 14:29

No sooner had Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi announced his resignation than his country's tenuous political fabric began to disintegrate.

Some counter-terrorism efforts in Yemen frozen for now - U.S. officials

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 20:25

The United States has halted some counter-terrorism operations against al Qaeda militants in Yemen following a takeover of the country by Iran-backed Houthi rebels, U.S.

Yemen Government in Limbo Amid Uncertainty Over President’s Resignation

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 21:53

SANA, Yemen — The status of Yemen’s government remained unclear on Friday, one day after it collapsed in the face of a siege by opposition forces, with reports that Parliament might reject the pres

An old hand is at work in Yemen's bloody civil war

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 21:38

It’s all about the Saudis.

Saudi Arabia's new Yemen strategy: get behind a fence

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 19:12

RIYADH-Saudi Arabia is increasingly taking a security-first approach to neighbouring Yemen, where Houthi rebels have all but seized power, wanting nothing better than to finish a new border fence a

As Yemen’s Government Falls, So May a U.S. Strategy for Fighting Terror

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 18:46

As the nation awaited President Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday—and any new decision on how he plans to wage war on Islamic fundamentalism—one of his key

Opinion : The Fall of Yemen

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 23:01

 turning out to the country of Yemen and there's no other word for a chaos there ... no one really in charge Iran looming ...

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