Southern Yemen becomes a nightmare
Southern Journalist Leila Rajeh said the return of al-Qaeda leader, Amjad Khaled is irrefutable evidence of his close relationship with the Muslim Brotherhood militias affiliated with terrorist Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar.
” The chosen the leader in al-Qaeda Amjad Khaled is a clear evidence to the relationship with Mohsen al-Ahmar in particular and the Islah Party in general with terrorist organizations,” Leila Rajeh said on Twitter on Saturday.
The UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council (STC)’s presidium warned, during its regular meeting, of provocations of Hadi’s forces in the southern provinces.
A statement, issued by the council’s presidium, considered the ongoing provocations of Hadi’s forces and Islah Party’s elements in Shabwa and Abyan provinces a flagrant challenge to the truce efforts sponsored by Saudi Arabia and the UAE.
A southern political activist said the Riyadh accord had disarmed the UAE ‘s security belt forces.Political activist Obaid al-Barri said that under the Riyadh agreement, the NTC forces would only have Kalashnikovs.
Al-Bari said the government would continue to retain all its weapons and equipment.
Minister of transport in Hadi’s government Saleh al-Jabwani on Wednesday said Riyadh agreement signed Tuesday between Hadi’s government and the UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council gave Saudi-Emirati coalition full legitimacy to run the country.
“The rest of the agreement terms and what will happen on the ground is the details of this management and its behavior,” al-Jabwani added in a tweet on his account on Twitter.
A southern politician accused on Tuesday the leaders of the UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council (STC) of selling the southern issue.
Farouk Nasser, a writer and a politician, said Riyadh-run agreement that sets to be signed with Saudi-backed exiled Hadi’s government in Saudi Arabia, is a formal recognition with unity and the authority of “Hadi and the sale of the southern issue.
A southern journalist ridiculed the UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council’s virtual victories in the Jeddah dialogue, confirming that it is the biggest loser, contrary to what the media reports about it.
In a lengthy post on his Facebook page, the journalist Saleh al-Hanashi explained how Riyadh agreement pulled the rug out from under the transitional council, and that it no longer had any spheres of influence on the ground, except for Lahj province and parts of Abyan province.
A southern journalist refuted the UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council (STC)’s victories in Aden city by default, mocking from Jeddah dialogue.
The journalist Saleh al-Hanashi on Face book affirmed that Riyadh-run agreement targeted the STC, which did not had any influence on the ground.
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.
More than 2,200 others have died of cholera, and the crisis has triggered what the United Nations has described as the world’s worst humanitarian disaster.