Tag: Houthis

Houthis’ Red Sea attacks spike Asia-Morocco shipping cost by over 60%

January 8, 2024

The hijacking of commercial ships and drone attacks by the Iran-backed Houthi rebels have disrupted global supply chains and sparked a jump in Asia-Morocco shipping ... Read More

UN Security Council urged to include Yemen Houthis on terror list

January 18, 2023

Saudi envoy to the United Nations, Abdallah Al-Mouallimi, has called the Security Council to include the Yemeni Houthi group on the list of terrorist organizations, ... Read More

Joint Arab Force Project Moving Forward Slowly but Surely

May 26, 2015

Defense ministers and army chiefs of staff of Arab countries met lately in Cairo to discuss the project of setting up a joint military force ... Read More

Yemen: Hadi calls for an inclusive federal Yemen, Houthis stay away

May 18, 2015

A three-day conference dialogue started in Riyadh on Sunday in an attempt to end the war in Yemen but the Houthi Movement is boycotting the ... Read More

Yemen: Moroccan F-16 reported missing, no News of Pilot

May 11, 2015

A Moroccan F-16 jet taking part in the Saudi-led Arab coalition operation ‘Decisive Storm” has been reported missing and so far there were no news ... Read More

KSA: Riyadh cementing role as Arabian superpower

May 9, 2015

Saudi Arabia’s actions in Yemen could be seen as a move to secure its perimeter as well as discourage Iran from meddling into the affairs ... Read More

Nationwide Yemeni ceasefire to be respected by all or no deal, Saudi FM

May 8, 2015

The newly installed Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir announced that a five-day conditioned nationwide ceasefire in Yemen is underway but stressed that its longevity will ... Read More

Yemen: Security Council arms embargo an aggression, Houthis

April 15, 2015

An arms embargo targeting the Houthi Movement and sanctions on Ahmed Saleh, the former president’s son and former head of Yemen’s elite Republican Guard, has ... Read More

Yemen: From Arab Military Action to Birth of Permanent Force?

March 27, 2015

As Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies joined forces to stop the Iran-backed Houthi Shiite insurgents from tightening their grip on the impoverished country, many ... Read More