The international community must accelerate efforts to bring the conflict parties back to the negotiating table in Yemen. For over three months, a Saudi-led military alliance has been bombing Yemen in an attempt to weaken the Houthis, a predominantly Zaidi Shiite group, and their ally, former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh. After the Houthis completed a coup d’état in the capital... Continue Reading
Ariela Gross is the Director of the German Friedrich Ebert Foundation’s Yemen office. Prior to her current role, she worked in different positions for the foundation’s Lebanon and Tunisia offices. Gross holds a Master’s Degree in Middle Eastern Studies from the American University of Beirut.