Yemen: no prospect of peace talks resuming soon

Yemen: no prospect of peace talks resuming soon

This month’s edition of Yemen Strategic Brief includes: The Supreme Political Council (SPC) moves slowly President Hadi orders government back to Aden A declaration of economic war Significance of soldiers’ salaries Coalition prepares its offensive against...
Dispute for control of the Yemeni Central Bank

Dispute for control of the Yemeni Central Bank

The Hadi government is trying to prevent revenues flowing to the Central Bank which remains in Sana’a.  Several southern governors have instructed local institutions to send revenues to an account in a commercial bank controlled by the Hadi government. The prime...
The GCC’s war weariness in Yemen

The GCC’s war weariness in Yemen

Anwar Gargash, the UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, was quoted in mid-June saying that the war was “practically over” and that the UAE would now focus on counter terrorist operations and restoring the economy. It was given greater credence when Shaikh...