The Russian Return to the Horn of Africa Through the Gate of Eritrea

عربي PDF    Summary      After a decades-long absence, Russia appears again in Africa. This return has received much attention by the media, governments and civil soci

Regional and International Powers in Bab al-Mandab and the Gulf of Aden: Between Competition and Conflict

عربي  PDF    Summary This study deals with the strategic significance of Bab al-Mandab Strait and the Gulf of Aden. It explores the outcomes that arose from this and other facto

The Role of Military Diplomacy in Promoting China's Foreign Policy in the Horn of Africa

عربي PDF Introduction This study attempts to define the contours of the Chinese approach of employing the tool of military diplomacy in China's foreign policy strategy. It also attempts to exam

Saudi-Iranian Consultations: Searching for a Balanced Regional Security System

  عربي PDF    Preliminary          Since an Islamic Revolutionary government came to power in Iran in 1979, relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arab

Will Yemen be a containment zone of the Saudi-Iranian conflict?

PDF عربي  Introduction When the Houthi rebels took control of the Yemeni capital, Sana'a, in September 2014, Iranian officials stated that the fourth Arab capital fell under their control,

The Allies War in Shabwa between the Dream of Secession and the Lust for Gas

عربي PDF  Introduction        The Shabwa Defense Forces and the Giants Brigades, which are loyal to the UAE, took control of Shabwa governorate in eastern Yemen, and ex

Reflection of US Withdrawal from Afghanistan on Yemen’s War

عربي PDF Preface:        In a chaotic scene described as a historical defeat, the United States of America withdrew from Afghanistan on August 31, 2021 after 20 years of occ

Yemen’s Socotra ... War of Influence in the Indian Ocean

عربي PDF Introduction[1]      Since the UAE has arrived on the governorate of Socotra Archipelago[2] in 2016, it put most of its efforts to control the strategic Yemeni island

Political transitions in southern Yemen.. From dream of unity to fragmentation

عربي PDF   Summary: The research deals with the most important political transformations in southern Yemen in the period of (1990-2020). In its preface, this research addresses the south

Russia’s return to Yemen

 عربي  PDF   Introduction:      The Yemeni-Russian relations go back to 1928. The Kingdom of Yemen (Mutawakkilite Kingdom) was one of the first Middle East countr

American Dangerous Game with Houthis and Saudi Arabia

عربي PDF Introduction ،، Yemen is at the bottom of the US foreign policy agenda, and in most cases is attached to its Saudi policy agenda   ،، The war in Yemen face

Yemeni Socotra.. Under the UAE Occupation

     PDF عربي   Preface: The United Arab Emirates, the second force in the Saudi-led Arab Coalition against the Houthis, sent military troops to Socotra Island in the Ind

Conflicting proposals in south Yemen: Separation, autonomy and federalism

Abstract: The Southern Movement [SM] has changed the face of southern provinces of Yemen since it emerged in 2007. The movement was formed due to suppression and intimidation by the former President

Parallel State Entities.. The illusion of Sectarian Emirates in Yemen

  عربي PDF     This study confirms that any future political settlement that ensures the remaining of a Houthi parallel military and administrative entity within the future

Absence of government armed Houthi existence behind Al-Qaeda expansion

  A news analysis released by Abaad Centre for Studies and Research has said five factors supported Al-Qaeda existence in Rada’a of Baidha governorate: First, planning of expansion in the s

Saudi-led Arab Coalition and terror combating

  bstract: This paper focuses on military operations by the Arab-led Coalition against the Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in southern provinces of Yemen. It highlights impacts of thos