Article length: 244 words

Yemen: Alliances hold together on both sides for now

The shaky alliance between Houthi rebels and former president Ali Abdullah Saleh remains tense, with regular negotiations between the two sides in a bid to retain their ‘cohesion’ against the Saudi Arabia-led coalition. Saleh may yet pursue a survival strategy separate from the Houthis. In the meantime, Saleh’s erstwhile ally Abdelmalek Al-Houthi has issued fresh threats about the capability of the arsenal at his disposal, claiming Houthi ballistic missiles can hit the UAE and Saudi capitals.

Go to full article

Credit value: 1

African Energy Gulf States Newsletter