Saeb Sha’ath: Analysing the political developments In Yemen and the Saudi
Ansarullah forces capture southern Houta city key airbase near Aden.
The Yemeni television says Ansarullah fighters and their allies have taken over
the provincial capital of Lahij and a military base near Aden
Sha’ath: Saudi Arabia faces the risk of the turmoil spilling across
its 1,100 mile-long border with Yemen and into its eastern province,
where country’s richest oil deposits lie and the people in there are
sympathetic to their brothers and sisters revolutionaries in Yemen.
Meanwhile, US government source described the size of the Saudi
buildup on Yemen’s border as “significant” and said the Saudis could
be preparing air strikes to defend Hadi if the Houthis attack his
refuge in the southern seaport of Aden.