Podcast / Middle East & North Africa 4 March 2021 A Dangerous New Turn in Yemen’s War This week on Hold Your Fire!, Richard Atwood and Naz Modirzadeh talk with Peter Salisbury, Crisis Group’s Yemen expert, about the war in Yemen, a dangerous offensive near the northern city of Marib, and what a new U.S. administration may mean for the fighting. Share Facebook Twitter Email Linkedin Whatsapp Save Print This week on Hold Your Fire!, Naz Modirzadeh and Richard Atwood speak with Peter Salisbury, Crisis Group’s Senior Analyst for Yemen, about Yemen’s multilayered conflict, now in its seventh year. They look at the state of play in Marib, where an offensive by Huthi forces could worsen what the UN already calls the world’s worst humanitarian disaster. Peter unpacks the complex alliances and rivalries among the conflict parties. They also discuss how Yemen fits into U.S. President Joe Biden’s still evolving Gulf policy, including U.S. relations with Iran and Saudi Arabia. Click here to listen on iTunes or Spotify. For more information, see: Crisis Group's latest statement on Yemen: Crisis in Marib: Averting a Chain Reaction in Yemen Crisis Group's latest report on Yemen: Rethinking Peace in Yemen Related Tags Humanitarian Fallout of Conflict Yemen More for you Podcast / Europe & Central Asia War & Peace Podcast / Africa The Horn Up Next Podcast Hold Your Fire!