U.S. Agency Foresees Severe Famine in Yemen Under Saudi Blockade
The Famine Early Warning Systems Network added its voice to the alarms of imminent and widespread famine in Yemen because of the Saudi-led blockade.
Saudi Arabia Has No Idea How to Deal With Iran
Pushing back against Tehran’s ambitious designs in the Middle East is a worthy goal. But Riyadh needs a strategy.
What’s Behind Saudi Arabia’s Political Crisis?
A crown prince. An epic purge. A proxy war. Saudi Arabia's political crisis, explained.
On Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince
Mohammed bin Salman calls in the cavalry.
How War Created the Cholera Epidemic in Yemen
The spread of the disease is tied to politics and the blockade imposed by the military coalition led by Saudi Arabia.
As Yemen Crumbles, One Town Is an Island of Relative Calm
Years of war have devastated much of Yemen, but a combination of oil wealth and security have allowed Marib to grow.
Saudi Blockade of Yemen Threatens to Starve Millions, U.N. Says
The top relief official at the United Nations said that the blockade could cause “the largest famine the world has seen for many decades.”
Iran’s President Defends Yemeni Rebel Attack on Saudi Capital
Hassan Rouhani portrayed an attempted missile strike on Riyadh, which Saudi Arabia has called an Iranian “act of war,” as understandable retaliation.
Saudi Arabia Charges Iran With ‘Act of War,’ Raising Threat of Military Clash
Saudi Arabia’s claim that a missile fired from Yemen was provided by Iran escalates tensions between the regional powers, who are fighting proxy wars in Yemen, Syria and Iraq.
Saudis Intercept Missile Fired From Yemen That Came Close to Riyadh
Amid regional tensions, Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi rebels reached Riyadh with a ballistic missile for the first time.
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