16 ianuarie 2020

Yemen separatist chief warns against collapse of power-sharing deal


The leader of Yemen's southern separatists has warned against the looming collapse of a power-sharing deal, saying the region is menaced by the twin threats of economic catastrophe and Islamist attacks. The agreement to resolve a battle for control in the south, which was signed in Riyadh last November, was hailed as a step towards ending the wider conflict in Yemen that pits the government against Iran-backed Huthi rebels. However, analysts have said it is effectively defunct, having failed to [...]