New report details deliberate targeting of food supplies by US-UK-backed coalition bombing Yemen

Source: World Peace Foundation New Report Documents “Strategies of the Coalition in the Yemen War” Report by Martha Mundy distributed by the World Peace Foundation documents patterns of Coalition targeting of civilian, agricultural and fishing sites. Boston, MA – October 9, 2018 – The World Peace Foundation at The Fletcher School (Tufts University) has published a report … Continue reading New report details deliberate targeting of food supplies by US-UK-backed coalition bombing Yemen

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Washington Post publish Op-Ed by Houthi leader

The Washington Post published on Friday the following article by the head of the Supreme Revolutionary Committee, Mohammad Ali Al-Houthi. “We Want Peace for Yemen, But Saudi Airstrikes Must Stop” The continued escalation of attacks against the port city of Hodeida in Yemen by the U.S.-Saudi-Emirati coalition confirms that the American calls for a cease-fire … Continue reading Washington Post publish Op-Ed by Houthi leader

US Pentagon approves additional secret involvement in Yemen war

Source: Yahoo news  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Even as the humanitarian crisis precipitated by Saudi Arabia’s more-than-three-year war in Yemen has deepened, the Pentagon earlier this year launched a new classified operation to support the kingdom’s military operations there, according to a Defense Department document that appears to have been posted online inadvertently. The existence of the … Continue reading US Pentagon approves additional secret involvement in Yemen war

New US-UK-supported offensive on Hodeidah threatens to plunge 14 million into famine

Source: Reuters Yemeni forces backed by the Saudi-led coalition launched on Friday a "vast offensive" to take full control of the port city of Hodeidah, the internationally recognised government based in the southern city of Aden said. The announcement came as the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) warned that many people remained trapped … Continue reading New US-UK-supported offensive on Hodeidah threatens to plunge 14 million into famine

Yemen death toll five times higher than previous estimate, researchers say

At least 56,000 people have been killed in armed violence in Yemen since January 2016, independent research group finds Source: Middle East Eye   At least 56,000 people have been killed in armed violence in Yemen since January 2016, according to data collected by an independent research group, a tally that is more than five … Continue reading Yemen death toll five times higher than previous estimate, researchers say

Anti-Yemen coalition about to destroy UNESCO world heritage site of Zabid?

Source: Gulf daily news A picture taken on February 24, 2018, shows a view of the ancient city of Zabid, a UNESCO World Heritage Site currently on the list of World Heritage in danger, in Yemen's western Hodeidah province. (AFP / ABDO HYDER) Residents and international organisations fear the coalition's warplanes may hit the town … Continue reading Anti-Yemen coalition about to destroy UNESCO world heritage site of Zabid?

This Wednesday – protest against Mohammed bin Salman’s visit to the UK

Saudi Prince Not Welcome - Protest Mohammad bin Salman Visit Weds 7 March | 17:00 10 Downing Street London Facebook Event »  #SaudiPrinceNotWelcome Theresa May has invited the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman to visit Britain on the 7th-9th March. Bin Salman is the second most senior member of the Saudi regime. He currently … Continue reading This Wednesday – protest against Mohammed bin Salman’s visit to the UK