Analysis & Commentary


13th April 2015 - The Wall Street Journal

Opinion Journal

Oren Adaki

FDD Research Analyst Oren Adaki discusses the increasing U.S. involvement in the battle against Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi militants.

9th April 2015 - BBC

BBC World Service Radio

Ali Alfoneh

FDD Senior Fellow Ali Alfoneh discusses the regional implications of the conflict in Yemen.

7th April 2015 - BBC

Newsday

Oren Adaki

FDD Research Analyst Oren Adaki comments on the situation in Yemen

7th April 2015 - FOX News

DEFCON 3

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the threats posed by Al-Shabaab and Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.

4th April 2015 - Quoted by Steven Tomaszewski - Vice News

Will Saudi Arabia’s New King Regret the Arab Intervention in Yemen?

David Andrew Weinberg

Saudi Arabia's new ruler, King Salman bin Abdulaziz, who rose to power in late January after the death of King Abdullah, has already formed a coalition of countries that is currently taking military action against the Houthi rebels in neighboring Yemen.

3rd April 2015 - Quoted by Janine Davidson - Council on Foreign Relations

A Deal at Last; Dangerous Escalation in Yemen; Tikrit Recaptured After Four Bloody Weeks

Behnam Ben Taleblu

As fighting escalates in Yemen, civilians are caught in the crossfire. While Operation Decisive Storm, a nine-nation coalition led by Saudi Arabia, is targeting the Houthi insurgency, an errant strike has already killed potentially dozens of refugees camped along the Yemen-Saudi Arabia...

3rd April 2015 - The Long War Journal

Al Qaeda takes control of eastern Yemeni city

Bill Roggio

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula took control of Mukallah, the capital of Yemen’s eastern province of Hadramout, just one day after storming several government buildings and freeing hundreds of prisoners, including a senior commander.

3rd April 2015 - FDD Policy Brief

Nonstop: Tehran to Sana’a

Oren Adaki

Iran is delivering arms to Yemen using Pouya Air, an airline previously designated by the United States, according to an Israeli media report on Tuesday.

3rd April 2015 - Quoted by Jeff Seldin - Voice of America

Saudis May Go Nuclear to Counter Iran Despite Deal

Jonathan Schanzer

2nd April 2015 - CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the recent developments in Kenya and Yemen.

2nd April 2015 - The Long War Journal

AQAP Storms Yemeni Prison, Frees Jihadist Leader

Oren Adaki

Early this morning, jihadists with al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) stormed a prison in al-Mukalla, an important coastal city and capital of Hadramout province in southeastern Yemen. AQAP fighters reportedly freed 300 inmates from the Central Prison, including a known AQAP leader...

2nd April 2015 - CTV

CTV News

Oren Adaki

FDD Research Analyst Oren Adaki discusses the deteriorating situation in Yemen.

1st April 2015 - The Washington Times

Satrapy Fishing in the Yemen

Clifford D. May

Three years ago, film-goers were treated to “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen,” which critic Kenneth Turan called a “pleasant fantasy” about the Middle East.

31st March 2015 - JNS.org News Service

Amid Nuclear Talks, Iran Forges Ahead with Middle East Power Play

Emanuele Ottolenghi

As the world awaits the results of nuclear negotiations in Switzerland, the Middle East continue to struggle with various conflicts across the region.

31st March 2015 - 104.1 KQTH

The Jon Justice Show

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the destabilizing force in the Middle East and focuses on the conflict in Yemen.

30th March 2015 - The Long War Journal

Analysis: Iranian Reactions to Operation Decisive Storm

Behnam Ben Taleblu

Yemen’s Houthi rebels, who for roughly six-months have been ascendant and on the offensive, were met with airstrikes from a coalition of 10 countries on Wednesday evening. Designed to “defend and support the legitimate government of Yemen,” the airstrikes prominently feature Gulf...

27th March 2015 - Fox News

DEFCON 3

Oren Adaki

FDD Research Analyst Oren Adaki comments on the ongoing unrest in Yemen; Yemen Crisis Brings Middle East to the Brink.

27th March 2015 - Quoted by Jeremy Bender - Business Insider

These maps show what could happen next in Yemen — and how it could impact global politics

Oren Adaki

As Saudi Arabia and its coalition of partner Sunni states intervenes in the growing war within Yemen, the south Arabian country is taking on major geopolitical significance.

27th March 2015 - CTV

CTV News

Oren Adaki

FDD Research Analyst Oren Adaki discusses the ongoing unrest in Yemen

27th March 2015 - MSNBC

Morning Joe

James Woolsey

FDD Chairman James Woolsey comments on the proxy war in Yemen and U.S. interests in the region at large.

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Ali Alfoneh

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Tony Badran

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Mark Dubowitz

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Yaya J. Fanusie

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