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September 12, 2023

Yemen’s path to peace: Challenges persist amid Iran-Saudi thaw

BY. Yasser Ezzi Despite the promising potential of the Saudi-Iranian rapprochement to address Yemen’s crisis, the path to peace remains fraught with complexities. Ongoing negotiations,
September 11, 2023

The Seeds of Yemen’s Future Wars

Gregory D. JohnsenSep 11, 2023 In 2020, Yemeni photographer Ali Alsonidar captured a moment that encompassed both the horrors of the current war in Yemen as well
September 5, 2023

How to stop Yemen’s vicious cycle of violence and misery

Visiting Yemen last week provided a stark reminder of the combustive volatility of the truce between the government of Yemen and the Houthi rebels. While
August 11, 2023

UN finishes removing oil from decaying Yemen tanker

The United Nations said Friday that it had successfully transferred more than one million barrels of oil from a dilapidated Yemeni tanker, removing the imminent
July 13, 2023

What is China doing in Yemen?

Written by Emily Milliken What is China doing in Yemen? Beijing is playing nice with all sides in the conflict there, appearing to hedge its
July 11, 2023

AP: Yemen’s rivals are not only clashing on the ground but battling economically for revenue from ports

BY EDITH M. LEDERER Sporadic armed clashes between Yemen’s Houthi rebels and government forces are straining peace efforts, and the rivals are now also battling over
June 26, 2023

Hadramawt National Council: A new player in Yemen’s political landscape

Yasser Ezzi The political landscape of Hadramawt, Yemen’s largest governorate, has shifted significantly following the announcement of the establishment of the Hadramawt National Council (HNC) last week. The new
May 5, 2023

Can China broker peace in Yemen – and further Beijing’s Middle East strategy in the process?

Mahad Darar Ph.D. Student of Political Science, Colorado State University After nearly a decade of grinding conflict, Yemen looks to be inching toward a peace deal. Talks

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