Yemen faces civil war and foreign intervention | WOSU Radio

Yemen faces civil war and foreign intervention

Mar 31, 2015

10am Yemen is in turmoil, as various factions are entangled in a civil war. In February, US embassy staff were evacuated. This month, the order came for the withdrawal of around 100 US special forces--the last official American presence in the country. This hour, we hear the latest from inside Yemen and discuss the complicated role that Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the US play in the chaos and in regional conflicts. Guests

  • Hisham Omeisy, Yemeni political activist
  • Peter Hahn, Professor and Chair of the Department of History, Ohio State University
  • Adam Baron, visiting fellow and Yemen expert at the European Council on Foreign Relations