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AF’s Senior Analyst, Fatima Abo Alasrar has been quoted in Arab News: Yemeni political analyst, Fatima Alasrar, wrote in May that the Houthis’ fundraising for Hezbollah is not surprising, as the militia’s ties to the group are “undeniable.”..Military support for the Houthis from Iran and Hezbollah “comes in different ways” and is “well...
AF’s Senior Analyst, Fatima Abo Alasrar has been quoted in the National: “Houthis view their support to Hezbollah now as a sign of support and payback to Hezbollah,” said Fatima Alasrar, a senior policy analyst at the Arabia Foundation in Washington… “It is a clear message...
AF’s Senior Analyst, Fatima Abo Alasrar has been quoted in the National: “The UN Envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, must move rhetoric to action and assume a bigger role in holding Houthis accountable in Taez," Fatima Alasrar , a Yemen expert and senior analyst for the...
AF’s Senior Analyst, Fatima Alasrar has been quoted in L’Orient Le Jour: Cependant, « quelles que soient les tentatives de retrait, le pouvoir reste décisivement entre les mains des houthis », estime Fatima Abo Alasrar avant d’ajouter que les rebelles « peuvent rester à...
AF’s Senior Scholar Fatima Abo Alasrar has been quoted in L’Orient Le Jour: « De manière générale, je pense que l’accord négocié par l’ONU et conclu à Stockholm a promis plus que ce qu’il ne pouvait fournir », estime Fatima Abo Alasrar, analyste à l’Arabia Foundation,...
AF’s Founder, Ali Shihabi has been quoted in the Conservative Review: Ali Shihabi, the founder of the Arabia Foundation, a Washington D.C.-based Middle East think tank, confirmed to Conservative Review that it is indeed al-Houthi in the video. Shihabi tells CR that it is...
We need to support peace in Yemen, but we cannot call for an abrupt end to the war without the restoration of good governance and government institutions. The Senate’s decision has more to do with congressional oversight over war-making than with Yemen specifically.