Home | About | Donate

Saudi Arabia's Airstrikes in Yemen Are Fueling the Gulf's Fire


#1

Saudi Arabia's Airstrikes in Yemen Are Fueling the Gulf's Fire

Patrick Cockburn

Foreign states that go to war in Yemen usually come to regret it. The Saudi-led military intervention so far involves only air strikes, but a ground assault may follow. The code name for the action is Operation Decisive Storm, which is probably an indication of what Saudi Arabia and its allies would like to happen in Yemen, rather than what will actually occur.


#2

In other words, the plan is working.

mcp