The Battle of Aden, a key issue for the Arab coalition



Vincent Braun

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Friday, August 30, 2019 at 15:58

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Friday, August 30, 2019 at 15:59

(FILES) In this file photo taken on July 22, 2015, fighters loyal to Yemen's exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi walk in the area of ​​the presidential palace (R). - Yemen government forces have reclaimed control of the interim capital Aden, including the presidential palace, after the city was seized by a minister said on August 28, 2019. (Photo by STR / AFP)


Allies against the Houthis, government forces and separatists in the South are fighting for control of the city.
This is a martial ping-pong game that is played in Aden. With a stake in the control of the great port city of the south, provisional capital of Yemen. Aden has for several weeks been the scene of clashes between troops loyal to the Yemeni government and those separatist forces of the Southern Transition Council (STC), theoretically allies in the war against the Houthi insurgency that has torn the country for four years and half.


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