International Studies: Interdisciplinary Cultural and Political Journal


This article intends to shed light on the political and security developments in Yemen that ultimately resulted in the Saudi-led military operation in this country. It discusses the political background behind the Yemeni revolu­tion of 2011, its positive outcome in the shape of the results of the National Dialogue Conference and the reasons for the collapse of the efforts to sta­bilize Yemen.


Yemen, Arab Spring, GCC, National Dialogue Conference, Al-Houthi, Saudi Arabian military operations


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