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The Houthis’ Next Move

Fighting in Yemen between the Houthis, a Zaydi Shi’a rebel group, and tribal and Sunni Islamist militias has come within …

Nor Any Drop To Drink

In classical times, Yemen was called Eudaimon Arabia and Arabia Felix (meaning “fortunate”), thanks to the rains which fell on …

Pushed into the Shadows

“Violence against women is neither inevitable nor acceptable,” wrote Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, the former UN Resident Coordinator in Yemen, …

One Less Voice from Yemen

The deportation of a US freelance journalist from Yemen highlights the extent to which the international media’s interest in peripheral …

The Water’s Edge

In Saudi Arabia, the “desert kingdom,” Prince Mohammed Al-Faisal was a pioneer in the quest for new sources of water. …

Yemen’s Information War

Regardless of their political affiliation, ever since the events of 2011, Yemenis have lobbied for stronger, more modern civil institutions, …