Jerfan, chief of Houthi's external intelligence
A month after the Houthi took control of Yemen's capital [...]
In Yemen the Iran-backed alliance between the Houthi rebels and forces loyal to ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh has been fighting the Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia and backed by Western governments since March 2015 with no political breakthrough in sight. Intelligence Online reports on secret negotiations, the intelligence support and military sales associated with the conflict and sheds light on the political maneuvers of Arab and Western nations with in interest in the situation.
The new alignment between Washington, Riyadh and Tel Aviv is poised to take its first concrete steps in Morocco. Financed by Saudi Arabia, the country's air surveillance programme will be provided by the United States using Israeli technology. [...]
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates waited for Donald Trump to drop his support for Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at the end of May before launching their diplomatic offensive against Qatar. This is our exclusive report on the meeting which led to the break-up. [...]