450 US and British soldiers arrive to Aden, 3,000 more are yet to Come


The Lebanese newspaper “Al-Akhbar” reported today, Thursday, that British American forces arrived in the city of Aden, in the south of Yemen, for the purpose of controlling the province.
The newspaper report added that 450 soldiers had landed in Aden last March, and that the number would reach the deployment of 3,000 soldiers later, according to the British-American scheme.

The report pointed out that the tasks entrusted to these forces is to tighten control of Aden, which is one of the most important navigational Yemeni strategic cities, in addition to its connection to the Bab al-Mandab and the Arabian Sea.

The newspaper added, however, that these forces have nothing to do with the forces that previously arrived in Shabwa governorate, which controls the main LNG port in the region, and which is supported by two American warships.

The newspaper concluded”the British and American soldiers are deployed in Yemen, as conclusive evidence of the involvement of the two governments in the war launched by Saudi Arabia on Yemen and entered its sixth year since March 2015.”