Article image

Stalled political reforms fuel opposition, economy hampered by security issues


Risk Management Reports
Issue 892 - 17 Jan 2011 | 1 minute read

Yemen is in a fragile state. The regime, headed by President Ali Abdullah Saleh, is besieged on several fronts, with a Houthi rebellion in the north, a secession movement in the south, and increased jihadi activity by groups such as Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) pushing the country on a downward trajectory.

Tagged with:

Pin Economy & business

Pin Yemen

Want to read more?

Subscribe to Gulf States Newsletter

View subscription options

This article is available to registered users

Login

Join our community

Sign up for an account to gain:


View a selection of Free articles

Explore subscription options

Follow us on Google News