Friday, 22 April 2016

International Military Review & Analysis – Yemen: Saudi-Led Military Actions Coordinated with those of AQAP Terrorists

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has been rapidly expanding across Yemen since the Saudi-led intervention in the country. AQAP took control of five cities in past weeks and gained control of two additional provincial capitals in the past two months. The group is de-facto ally of the Saudi coalition in the conflict. U.S. airstrikes against AQAP look like a bad PR stunt amid the close collaboration with the group’s main ally in the country.

[Posted at the SpookyWeather blog, April 22nd, 2016.]

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