Yemen Calls on Neighbors for Help
They need all the help they can get. Houthi rebels have overrun Yemen’s government, chased President Hadi out of the capital and attacked the seaside city of Aden with warplanes. Now that the U.S. and Britain have withdrawn most of their personnel from the country, Yemen’s foreign minister is pleading with other Gulf countries to help establish a no-fly zone. Althought al-Qaida and ISIS are no friends to the Shiite Houthis, many fear that the terrorist groups may gain power in the chaos.