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May 3 2021

Rising tensions between UAE and Saudi backed forces in Yemen

Following the escalation of disputes between the UAE and Saudi Arabia over control and distribution of power on Socotra island, as well as the return of Aidarus al-Zoubaidi, chairman of the Southern Transitional Council to Aden, an Emirati plane transported a number of field commanders and opponents of Saudi Arabia to Aden. On the flight, Nabil al-Moshaweshi, commander of the Southern Forces Support Brigade and former commander of Hizam al-Amni forces, Abu Zara’a al-Muharrami, commander of the Amaliqah forces, Qasim Tahir, former defense minister of the southern government, and several other separatist and pro-UAE commanders arrived in Aden. In this …

Mar 2 2021

What is the connection between the developments in Marib and Yemen secession? Aidarus al-Zoubaidi answers you!

In his latest remarks with media, Aidarus al-Zoubaidi asked Joe Biden, US president, to support the independence referendum under supervision of UN in south of Yemen to help end Yemen war.He said: Fall of Marib changes the political scene in Yemen since Mansour Hadi (resigned) government loses their last important area in north of Yemen. This can help accelerate the talks between north and south of Yemen.Fall of Marib might bring up the situation in which the transition government controls south of Yemen and Sanaa government controls north of Yemen and it is rational that the negotiations start between sides …

Feb 4 2021

Latest Updates on Yemen, 4 February 2021

1- Saudi coalition air raids in the last 48 hours:– 2 times Sarwah district, Marib province.– 3 times Baqim district and Zaher area and Boqa, Saadah province.– Once Rabua area, southern border of Saudi Arabia. 2- Sanaa10 members of Mansoor Hadi forces returned to Ansar Allah. 3- Al HudaydahSaudi-led forces violated ceasefire in the province 319 times in the last 48 hours. 4- Aidarus al-Zoubaidi, head of South Transition Council: We welcome normalizing relation between UAE and Israel and congratulate it and when our country (South Yemen) is revived and Aden becomes our capital we will normalize our relation too. …

May 1 2020

What is the Nature of the Declaration of Autonomy by the STC?

The announcement of autonomy by Southern Transitional Council (STC) is rooted in English plans which is being supported by United Arab Emirates recently. After Aidarus al-Zoubaidi’s a visit to Abu Dhabi the Southern Transitional Council in along with internal conflicts of Yemen continued opposing to Mansour Hadi government, and despite the agreement in Riyadh, they announced autonomy in southern Yemen.The conflict of these two Yemeni sides has led to a chaos in the structure of Saudi-led coalition which proves to the deceived people of Yemen both in South and North, that they don’t have the competence to govern the country. …

Apr 26 2020

Yemen: Southerners and Mansour Hadi forces conflict again!

Following the trip of Aidarus al-Zoubaidi, head of the Southern Transition Council to UAE, the council decided to declare independency in southern provinces and state of emergency. FM of resigned administration of Yemen (Hadi government) opposing this decision called this act of Southerners a withdraw from Riyadh agreement and demanded Saudi Arabia firm stance. In previous hours, governors of Shabwah, Abyan, Mahra, Hadhramout and Socotra objected the STC’s decision.Even news broke out that the central bank of Aden was surrounded by Southerners but pushed back by Saudi troops. Previously, the STC and Mansour Hadi resigned government had numerous struggles due …