Ahmed Ali Al-Zurqa

Ahmed Ali Al-Zurqa is an independent political analyst and an Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) expert.

Military Restructuring in Yemen Opens a Second Power Vacuum: Part 2

Apr 26, 2013

Policies from abroad currently ignore pre-2011 political conflicts while exacerbating the political divide emerging from the intra-regime Yemeni conflict of 2011. A myopic approach during the transition process further expands the space for militants to operate under new growing alliances. This is the final part. Read part one here.

Military Restructuring in Yemen Opens a Second Power Vacuum: Part 1

Apr 24, 2013

Policies from abroad currently ignore pre-2011 political conflicts while exacerbating the political divide emerging from the intra-regime Yemeni conflict of 2011. A myopic approach during the transition process further expands the space for militants to operate under new growing alliances. This is the first of a two part series.