25 ianuarie 2021

US Sanctions on Yemen


One of the final acts of the Trump regime was to designate Yemens Ansarullah or Houthi movement as a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO) and Specially Designated Global Terrorist entity (SDGT). Experts have warned that this designation puts Yemen on the brink of famine a country already plagued by war, cholera outbreaks and medical shortages after war broke out in 2015. The country imports 90% of its food, with 80% of its population living in Houthi-controlled areas. If these sanctions hold [...]