Tag: Saudi coalition

World Refugee Day: Hodeidah and Yemen’s Internally Displaced Population

World Refugee Day: Hodeidah and Yemen’s Internally Displaced Population

One week ago, Saudi- and Emirati-led coalition forces launched an offensive against the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah. In what has become the largest battle of the violent conflict, the attack has signaled not only an escalation in violence, but the urgency of the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Americans for […]

The Effect of the US’ New Conventional Arms Transfer Policy on Yemen

The Effect of the US’ New Conventional Arms Transfer Policy on Yemen

On 17 April 2018, Martin Griffiths, the new United Nations (UN) Special Envoy for Yemen, gave his first briefing to the UN Security Council. In his remarks, he told the Council that he will give them a framework for negotiations within the next two months and that a political solution […]