Posts Tagged ‘Yemen Civil War’

While the Saudi-led airstrikes against Houthis in Yemen continue, with great humanitarian cost, some mainstream commentators and analysts have belatedly started to admit that the party to have benefited the most from this prolonged military assault on Yemen has been… yes, you might’ve guessed it: Al-Qaeda.




As the Saudi-led coalition continues to drop bombs on Houthi targets in Yemen, involving outside forces and interests once again in a Middle Eastern civil war, there are several points and questions that emerge from behind the narrative of ‘Operation Decisive Storm’.
Yes, this is a proxy war between between the Saudi-aligned powers and Iran and yes, Iran has supported the Houthi rebels in Yemen; but there’s more going on than that.