By Nafeez Ahmed Friday 3 April 2015 Yemen is the latest casualty of a neoconservative strategy commissioned by the US Army to ‘capitalise on Sunni-Shia conflict’ in the Middle East – the goal is nothing short of ‘Western dominance’ Yemen is on the brink of “total collapse” according to the UN high commissioner for human rights. Saudi […]Read more "The Pentagon plan to ‘divide and rule’ the Muslim world"
by Thierry Meyssan Revisiting a theme that he has already investigated, Thierry Meyssan demontrates that, over and above State strategies, the people of the Arab world are now dividing into two camps which are defined neither by class struggles, Resistance to Zionism, or even religious conflict. The confrontation which is presently being generalised, with the […]Read more "The Arab Civil War"
Securing US Control over Socotra Island and the Gulf of Aden By Prof Michel Chossudovsky Global Research, April 04, 2015 This article was first published by GR more than five years ago sheds light on America’s unspoken military agenda: the control over strategic waterways (GR Ed. M. Ch) “Whoever attains maritime supremacy in the Indian Ocean […]Read more "Yemen and The Militarization of Strategic Waterways"
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has warned about the alarming impact of the ongoing Saudi attacks on the civilian population in Yemen. “The impact on the civilian population, in particular on children, of the ongoing fighting between different militias, bombardments and disruption of essential services is reaching alarming proportions,” Mogherini and the EU humanitarian […]Read more "EU warns of Saudi attacks’ alarming impact on civilians"
Ali al-Ahmed, executive director of the Institute for Gulf Affairs, a human rights advocacy think tank, explains why the U.S.-supported, Saudi-led attack on Yemen is a blatant act of illegal aggression. Al-Ahmed is interviewed by Stanley Heller on Heller’s Struggle Video News, a project of the Middle East Crisis Committee. As a journalist, al-Ahmed discovered […]Read more "Saudi Scholar: ‘Yemen Has Not Shot a Single Bullet at the Saudi Government’"
By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya Global Research, March 29, 2015 The United States and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia became very uneasy when the Yemenese or Yemenite movement of the Houthi or Ansarallah (meaning the supporters of God in Arabic) gained control of Yemen’s capital, Sanaa/Sana, in September 2014. The US-supported Yemenite President Abd-Rabbuh Manṣour Al-Hadi was […]Read more "The Geopolitics Behind the War in Yemen: The Start of a New Front against Iran"
‘The corporate media is attempting to push the narrative that the Gulf Emirate attack against Shia Houthi militias in Yemen is about restoring the “the legitimate government of Yemen,” as Adel al-Jubeir, the Saudi ambassador to the United States, said Wednesday. The ambassador’s remarks serve as a thinly veiled cover for the real objective for […]Read more "Saudi Failure in Yemen Will Result in Direct U.S. Military Intervention"