Middle East

Yemen: the stupidest war

It’s all too easy to condemn Russian air strikes in Syria while condoning similar Saudi air strikes in Yemen.

The Yemeni flag, centre, flies at the United Nations headquarters in New York in July. Who runs Yemen is not a matter of vital strategic importance to Saudi Arabia, argues Gwynne Dyer. UN photograph by Loey Felipe


PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 12:00 AM

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