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  • Arab League
    Arab military collective from the Arab League
    The Arab League appeared to be the right organization to address many of the woes of the Middle East. The trouble is twofold:They didn’t want to.None are a model for future governance.The question is can the collective members change and...
  • Simplify: Yemen is no longer a state
    Simplify: Yemen is no longer a state
    Zack Beauchamp at VOX describes the explanation of the collapse of Yemen as deserving a “simple”. It isn’t simple and he proves it. So, let’s make it even simpler. Yemen is now a failed state that is a “green field...
  • The Saudis to the rescue in Yemen
    Yemen Falls According to Obama’s Plan
    Rebels have taken over the Yemeni capital of Sanaa. The President, Abdu Rabbu Mansour Hadi, and his cabinet resigned. Hadi wasputunder house arrest, butescaped,and established a position in Aden. Buthe’s on the run again. TheShiite Houthi...
  • Suadi Defense Minister Mohammad bin Salman has the opportunity to Qual a long standing destabilized region and establish his career
    Special Edition:The House divided: Suadi Arabia decent upon Yemen.
    The Suadi Arabia military has decides to the swift and decisive action I regard to Yemen. Under the new rule of Suadi King Salam bin Abdul-Aziz the 53rd son of the House of Saud and former Defense Minister credited with expelling the hardliners...
  • Middle East map with Pat-3 Missile batteries
    President Obama tightens his grip on Iran or does he?
    Breaking News: After Houthis rebels seized Yemen’s third largest city, Aden, the US-installed Yemeni President, Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, was forced to flee the country by boat. So, while Hadi was rowing for his life, White House spokesperson...
  • Yemen moves to join Libya and Syria in the league of dysfunction
    Yemen moves to join Libya and Syria in the league of dysfunction
    With the intense Sunni verses Shia sectarian violence reaching a fever pitch over the weekend, the US pulled up stakes in Yemen and left zero personal. According to Department of State spokesperson Marie Harf, all Americans in an official capacity...
  • Yemen controlled by Houthis
    Yemen failed to achieve democratic pluralism
    Yemen, the failed state has few options.Yemen is now a Middle Eastern failed state in which the opposing forces are Houthi Shiite Muslims versus al Qaeda Sunni Muslims. This sectarian battle supports the fact that Islam is part of the problem at...
  • In pursuit of sustainable democracy
    Start your own pluralistic democratic sustainable government kit
    Call the U.S. State Department as all lines are open.Act now.Would it not be a good idea for Americans to reinvent foreign policy around a new and honest paradigm?Here is the “main idea”: Under the caveat, “while they last”...
  • Yemen uprising
    American forces evacuated from Yemen citing increasing instability
    American forces evacuated a Yemen military base Saturday after al-Qaeda continued to seize large parts of the war torn country, according to multiple news outlets. Military forces including Special Forces were heading out of the Al Anad air base...
  • Ashton Carter on point
    Obama Yemen strategy: ‘F’
    What do you do when the Commander-in-Chief’s foreign policy and terrorism combat policies are failing? Another way to ask the question is “What do you do when America’s policy in Yemen has failed disastrously after the President...
  • MQ-9 Reaper
    U.S. forces exit Yemen following IED attacks and al-Qaeda offensive
    U.S. forces are exiting Yemen following several significant improvised explosive device attacks and an al-Qaeda offensive on Friday.Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula seized the Yemeni city of al-Houta on March 20 according to a March 21 article in...
  • Suicide bombing in Yemen
    Triple suicide bombers hit two mosques in Yemen's capital city killing hundreds
    Islamic suicide bombers killed more than 200 in Yemen’s capital city on Friday. This became one of the deadliest attacks in the nation’s history. This pair of bombings is expected to possibly lead to increased sectarian violence in the...
  • Humvees
    United States misplaces $500 million of military equipment in Yemen
    In what has become a distressing habit for the Obama Administration, around a half a billion dollars in weapons, equipment, and military aid to Yemen has gone missing. The Washington Post reported on Tuesday that much of it is feared to have...
  • Behind the veil
    Rebels claim former Yemeni President escaped dressed as woman
    The Iran-linked Houthi rebels who seized control of the Yemen's capital city in January said the former president escaped from house arrest on Saturday by dressing as a woman, wearing a garment traditionally worn by Muslim women that covers...
  • WFP provides food aid in Yemen
    Yemen unrest will lead to more hunger
    As rival factions battle in Yemen, the impoverished nation could spiral deeper into hunger. The UN World Food Programme (WFP) today said it's determined to continue relief operations despite unrest.WFP hopes to feed six million Yemenis this...