U.K witnesses anger against its participation in war against Yemen
London, the capital of the UK, which provides the Saudi-led coalition, backed by the US, war against Yemen with many arms sales deals , that kills around 60,000 Yemenis over four years, has been the scene of of an event that marks 4 years of war in #Yemen.
Many have taken action today in the event London where replica BAE typhoon jets flying around Parliament Square ,marking 4 years of war in #Yemen, according to a media outlet.
In March 2015, the US -backed –Saudi-led coalition started a war against Yemen with the declared aim of crushing the Houthi Ansarullah movement, who had taken over from the staunch Riyadh ally and fugitive former president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, while also seeking to secure the Saudi border with its southern neighbor. Three years and over 600,000 dead and injured Yemeni people and prevented the patients from travelling abroad for treatment and blocked the entry of medicine into the war-torn country, the war has yielded little to that effect.
Despite the coalition claims that it is bombing the positions of the Ansarullah fighters, Saudi bombers are flattening residential areas and civilian infrastructures.
However, Saudi Arabia relies heavily on the US in its brutal war on Yemen. Washington has deployed a commando force on the Arab kingdom’s border with Yemen to help destroy arms belonging to Yemen’s popular Houthi Ansarullah movement. Washington has also provided logistical support and aerial refueling.
#4 Years of Saudi airstrikes killing civilians#4 Years of UK weapons fueling the conflict#The UK must #StopArmingSaudi now!