Friday, March 27, 2015

Yemen's Crisis: Witnesses' Testimonies

"Basma Qassim, a 20-year sociology student who grew up in New York and now lives in the southern port city of Aden, describes hearing explosions and hiding with her family in the basement as army units loyal to president Hadi battled with Houthi militants advancing on the city. "We haven't been sleeping... I have to admit it's psycholigically damaging. Death is closer to us than ever before," she said......", Middle East Eye.

Roundup on Yemen's Crisis by Yemen Peace Project

The escalating conflict is already exacerbating Yemen’s very serious humanitarian crisis. With roads cut by rival military forces, and power and fuel unavailable, life is only getting harder for the millions of Yemenis facing food insecurity and water shortages...... read more

Dozens killed as warplanes strike Houthi targets in Sanaa

Saudi-led air strikes against Houthi targets in Yemen's capital Sanaa have killed at least 39 civilians, officials from the rebel-controlled ministry say.

Saudi Arabia and allies hit Houthi positions for second night

Non-State Actors in Yemen Fightings

By Abubakr Al-Shamahi