Randi Nord: Founder of Geopolitics Alert

Author: Randi Nord

Co-founder of Geopolitics Alert, Randi is a geopolitical analyst and content strategist in the United States. She covers U.S. imperialism in West Asia with a special focus on Yemen.

US-Saudi Coalition Launches Direct Attack on Hodeidah but Yemenis Resist Advances

Sana’a (GPA) – The US-backed Saudi coalition in Yemen has launched a series of airstrikes on portions of Hodeidah port for the first time since beginning their offensive against indigenous Yemenis in June. A major lifeline for imports, a direct attack on Hodeidah port puts the lives of some 24 million Yemenis at risk for […]

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Tehran Slams Renewed “Cruel” Sanctions as US Split With EU Allies Remains Apparent

Washington D.C. (MPN) – The renewed sanctions only serve to further isolate the U.S. from the international community and bring economic hardship home in the form of higher oil prices. n Monday, Washington re-imposed sanctions against Iran. Touted by U.S. President Donald Trump as the “strongest we’ve ever imposed,” the renewed sanctions expand the restrictions in effect […]

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US Sanctions Cost Venezuela $6B Since August 2017, Sparking Humanitarian Catastrophe

Caracas (MPN) – Cutting Caracas out of the international market has already triggered a widespread humanitarian catastrophe causing ordinary Venezuelans to suffer the consequences. United States sanctions against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela have cost the Latin American nation $6 billion since August of 2017, leaving the fate of healthcare and access to basic goods […]

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Saudis Secretly Purchased $250M Spy Package from Israel to Track Foreign Journalists and Activists

Riyadh (MPN) – Jamal Khashoggi’s death serves as a dark example of the Kingdom’s growing global espionage apparatus and the actions it’s willing to take against foreign nationals. Saudi Arabia has inked a deal worth $250 million in advanced espionage technologies with Israel after a series of backroom meetings, according to a recent report from Emirati […]

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Yemen Unveils Domestically Produced Smart Ballistic Missile System: Badr 1P [PHOTOS]

Sana’a (GPA) – Yemen’s revolutionary government has unveiled another new ballistic missile system for defending the country against foreign aggression. This is Yemen’s first official development of smart missile technology for defending civilians from US-Saudi terror. The Rocketry Force of Yemen’s Army and Popular Committees revealed the new Badr 1P system after an initial test on […]

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12 Examples of How Saudi Arabia Mimics Israel’s Genocidal Strategy for Yemen Crisis

Sana’a (GPA) – It seems as though Saudi Arabia is taking notes directly out of Israel’s playbook. A close look at the Yemen crisis reveals several similarities as both oppressors attempt to beat their subjects into submission. And in both cases, the subjects refuse to submit. 12 Reasons Why the Yemen Crisis is Saudi Arabia’s […]

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US-Saudi Coalition in Yemen Attacked Another 2 Buses of Refugees as They Fled Airstrikes

Sana’a (GPA) – The international Saudi-led Coalition against Yemen attacked another two buses full of internally displaced people as they fled the Coalition’s airstrike campaign in Hodeidah. Today’s attack makes it clear the Coalition has a policy of targeting anyone who attempts to flee the U.S.-backed Saudi and Emirati aggression along the west coast. 19 […]

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A Week in Yemen: US-backed Saudi Warplanes Bombard Civilians with 60+ Airstrikes

Sana’a (GPA) – The international Saudi-led coalition continued attacking civilian targets in Yemen this week. Over 60 airstrikes bombarded various provinces in the war-torn country in the past day killing several civilians. Monday Saudi warplanes attacked a bee farm in Hodeidah province with four air raids killing an entire family of five. Many farmers rely […]

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US-Backed Saudi Airstrikes Kill Another Displaced Family in Yemen

Sana’a (GPA) – US-backed Saudi warplanes carried out yet another terror attack against civilians in Yemen on Tuesday. This comes as Riyadh conducts minimal damage control to polish the image of their aggression against Yemen. Airstrikes targeted a displaced family’s home in Yemen’s Hajjah province this week. According to official numbers, at least three were […]

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WATCH: Yemeni Forces Strike Saudi Mercs with Missile, Destroy US Military Equipment

Sana’a (GPA) – The Yemeni military media has released footage of Yemeni forces in Hodeidah province attacking Saudi mercenary positions and destroying US military equipment. The US-backed Saudi-led coalition launched their offensive to take Hodeidah province and port from indigenous Yemeni forces in June of this year. Dubbed “Golden Victory,” the operation has been anything […]

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