U.S. and Allies' Airstrikes Trigger Warnings of Severe Consequences from Iran and Yemen

January 12, 2024 @ 02:39 PM

The U.S. and its allies, including the UK, Australia, Canada, Bahrain, and the Netherlands, launched airstrikes against Houthi targets in Yemen on January 12, marking a departure from the Biden administration's non-involvement stance. The military intervention was triggered by over two dozen Houthi drone and missile attacks on shipping since November...

Free Flow of Weapons Make Peace Difficult in Libya

June 14, 2020 @ 12:38 PM

An almost inexhaustible flow of weapons to the two main fighting sides in the Libyan conflict has made peace a fragile commodity in Libya. The liberal deployment of heavy and expensive weapons- tanks, armored vehicles, drones, helicopters and electronic warfare equipment- despite a United Nations embargo show the high stakes game...