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You Can't Understand What's Really Going on in Yemen Without Busting These Myths

Graham E. Fuller | Posted 05.30.2015 | World
Graham E. Fuller

The threats emanating from Yemen are distorted and exaggerated, the stakes are actually relatively low (except for Yemenis), any imposed settlement is highly elusive and the costs to those engaged may be high. For the U.S., it can be once again something of a lose-lose situation where the enemy of my enemy is often also my enemy.

Ali Watkins

Chaos In Yemen Gives New Fuel To Critics Of Obama's Foreign Policy

HuffingtonPost.com | Ali Watkins | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Conflicts in the Middle East have long served as fodder for Republicans who argue that the Obama administration is clumsily stumbling th...

Four Ways America Can De-escalate the Crisis in Yemen

Nabeel A. Khoury | Posted 04.19.2015 | World
Nabeel A. Khoury

U.S. national interest is definitely at stake in the direction events in Yemen take over the next few months.

U.S. Suspends Some Counterterrorism Efforts Against Al Qaeda In Yemen

Reuters | Mark Hosenball and Phil Stewart | Posted 01.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - The United States has halted some counter-terrorism operations against al Qaeda militants in Yemen following a takeover...

U.S. Preparing To Expand Yemen Operation, Open Long-Term Bases

Wall Street Journal | ADAM ENTOUS and JULIAN E. BARNES in Washington and MARGARET COKER in Abu Dhabi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The U.S. is preparing for an expanded campaign against al Qaeda in Yemen, mobilizing military and intelligence resources to enable Yemeni and American...

Yemen Attacks Involve U.S. Military

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

U.S. military teams and intelligence agencies are deeply involved in secret joint operations with Yemeni troops who in the past six weeks have killed ...