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Thousands of armed Yemeni tribal members prepare to mobilize in the southern Yemeni province of Shabwa on Feb. 23. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

A Two State Outcome Would Not Solve Yemen's Problems

A burgeoning civil war and looming economic troubles are just some of Yemen's problems.

Rebel Jaish al-Islam fighters during a training session in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta outside Damascus on Jan. 11. (ABD DOUMANY/AFP/Getty Images)

A Risky U.S. Proxy Battle Against Islamic State

The United States is creating a new ground force to take out the Islamic State — choosing the best of many bad options.

An Arms Deal for Ukraine Serves to Warn Russia

A weapons deal between the United Arab Emirates and Ukraine has sparked a great deal of speculation.