The Trump administration claims its arms sales sold to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates will be used only by their militaries. Instead, US arms are ending up with Yemeni rebels they back, who are now fighting each other with them.
Yemeni Network for Rights and Freedoms records 514 Houthi violations against civilians in less than 9 days, among them causing the death of a family of 5
UN envoy urges Yemeni warring parties to end hostilities amid signs of hope
Yemen | "Only a political solution will make it possible to put a lasting stop to the suffering of the Yemeni people. We call on the parties to seek such a solution as quickly as possible and without any precondition." Amb. De Riviere at Security Council
The conflict in Yemen is one of the world’s largest humanitarian catastrophes. The water-energy-food insecurity nexus is one of the causes and a continuing result of the current Yemeni conflict.
Behind the warplanes and weapons the UK supplies to Saudi Arabia, Dispatches investigates the thousands of British contractors helping keep the Saudi planes in the air. With so many Yemeni civilians being killed by Saudi Arabian airstrikes, is this Britain's hidden war?
Saudi Arabia brutally murdered a journalist in its own consulate and bombed Yemeni civilians with US-armed warplanes. And if that wasn’t bad enough, it also may have transferred US weapons to violent extremists. It's time to start holding Saudi Arabia accountable.