Najran (GPA) – While Saudi Arabia pounded Yemen with airstrikes over the weekend, Yemeni forces battled Saudi-backed troops on the ground. The Saudi-US coalition hit Yemen from above with several airstrikes over the weekend near Taiz, Mokha, and Marib, Yemeni media reports. At least 6 civilians– mostly children– were killed
Sana’a (GPA) – Thousands of Yemenis filled the streets in the capital city of Sana’a on Friday to protest Saudi-US airstrikes and invasion. After over two years of relentless airstrikes, Yemenis took to the streets today in protest. The demonstration coincided with Trump visiting the kingdom of Saudi Arabia to discuss military
Jizan (GPA) – Sunday saw several clashes between Saudi-backed fighters and Yemeni Popular Resistance (Ansarullah) forces throughout northwestern Yemen and portions of Saudi Arabia that were Yemeni territory prior to 1934. RELATED: [Video] Yemeni Sniper Kills 2 Saudi Fighters With One Bullet The following video released from Yemen’s military media depicts the
Mokha (GPA) – Today Yemen’s Popular Forces, Ansarullah, made major gains against Saudi backed forces in various parts of northern and western Yemen. This morning Saudi Arabia carried out several airstrikes around Taiz and Ma’rib. At least one reportedly hit a cement factory. 10 women and children were reportedly killed in
Najran (GPA) – Yemeni military media released a video this week depicting a Yemeni sniper managing to take-out two Saudi soldiers with only one bullet. In the video you can see three Saudi fighters. A Yemeni sniper kills two with one bullet and the third frantically retreats. The incident took place in
Sana’a (GPA) – The current leader of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), Qasim al-Rimi, announced this week that the Sunni terrorist organization frequently fights right alongside US and Saudi-backed forces. Here at Geopolitics Alert, we’ve always stressed the fact that al-Qaeda is a de facto US-ally in Yemen and AQAP leader Qasim al-Rimi
Riyadh (GPA) – U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis made his first trip to Riyadh on Tuesday. A major topic was of course the conflict in Yemen and Saudi Arabia’s role. Mattis was eager to initiate the idea of UN-brokered peace talks. But looking at the situation from all angles shows that the U.S.
Sana’a, Yemen (GPA) – Rights groups warn the US and UK that their continued support for the Saudi-led violence in Yemen will lead to a famine in mere months. Meanwhile, Yemenis on the ground take to the streets to protest 2 full years of Saudi aggression. Increasing Weapons to Saudi Arabia