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Saudi Arabia 'deliberately targeting impoverished Yemen's farms and agricultural industry' - The Independent

The Yemen war uniquely combines tragedy, hypocrisy and farce. First come the casualties: around 10,000, almost 4,000 of them civilians. Then come those anonymous British and American advisers who seem quite content to go on “helping” the Saudi ...and more »

Revealed: The UK is training Saudi pilots amid accusations of war crimes in Yemen - The Independent

The Saudi Air Force is being trained by the British Government amid accusations that it is carrying out atrocities in neighbouring Yemen, it has emerged. The Liberal Democrats seized on the instruction being given, in both Saudi Arabia and the UK ...and more »

Yemen war resumes as both sides ignore UN call to extend ceasefire - The Guardian

Airstrikes and ground clashes intensify, with parties shrugging off UN envoy's appeal to renew 72-hour truce. Agence France-Presse. Sun 23 Oct 2016 07.12 EDT Last modified on Fri 23 Dec 2016 10.15 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via ...and more »

How to End Saudi Arabia's War of Paranoia - Foreign Policy (blog)

Why should Americans care about Yemen? Average Americans probably couldn't find this remote southwestern corner of Arabia on a map. But it's time for them to learn. Yemen's civil war concerns Americans because their close but often awkward ally, Saudi ...and more »

Standing Against Barbarism - Jacobin magazine

Both the Syrian regime and the Saudi-led campaign in Yemen aim to bury the aspirations of the Arab Spring. Al Raqqa, Syria in 2013. Beshr Abdulhadi / Flickr. Issue 29. 1968. Preview our upcoming issue. What's Behind Bitcoin Mania? Doug Henwood ...and more »

Oman denies arms smuggled through border to Houthis - Middle East Eye

Oman has strongly denied claims that Iranian arms are being smuggled through its border with Yemen to Houthi rebels, saying traffickers were using unmonitored areas of the war-torn nation's coast. "This is baseless," the sultanate's foreign ministry ...and more »

Saudi coalition violated law with Yemen funeral strike: UN monitors - Reuters

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A Saudi Arabia-led military campaign in Yemen violated international humanitarian law with a so-called “double tap” air strike on a funeral gathering in the rebel-held capital Sanaa, United Nations sanctions monitors told the ...and more »

The Debate We Should Be Having About America's Role in the Yemen War - New York Magazine

“Foreign hot spots” was one of the topics on the menu at Wednesday's third and final presidential debate, but Chris Wallace might as well have just called the segment “Aleppo and Mosul.” Donald Trump, in character, seemed to claim that the liberation ...and more »

Saudi Arabia Waging 'Clear Economic War on Yemen' - Sputnik International

A Saudi-led coalition has resumed its airstrikes around the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Sunday, just hours after a 72-hour cease-fire expired. Professor Martha Mundy, a specialist in the anthropology of the Arab World told Radio Sputnik that besides the ...and more »

Stop the Saudi Slaughter - U.S. News & World Report

The United Nation's recent announcement of a 72 hour truce in Yemen is a step forward, but it is not enough. To stop the bloodshed for more than three days, Washington must fully commit to cutting off weapons transfers if Saudi Arabia refuses to end ...and more »