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 of solidarity. The Houthis are basically saying, 'You can count on us to support you'.”… “Many important analysts still refuse to see the links between the two groups, despite the evidence and disruptive impact it has on the sociocultural Yemeni environment,” Ms Alasrar of Arabia Foundation said…. “Ignoring these links distorts policy analysis and has a serious impact on our understanding of the conflict in Yemen.”
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