Al Qaeda knocked out of hold on real estate in Yemen
The Giant Al Qaeda Defeat That No One’s Talking AboutWhen al Qaeda departs from its strategy of causing chaos and tries to take an hold territory, it makes it easier to find and destroy its forces. The Saudis and the UAE deserve credit for this victory over the forces of radical Islam. They have not been getting much when it comes to fighting ISIL, but they have set back Iran's ambitions and its Houthi proxies and now they have done the same with al Qaeda.
With little notice, the Saudis and UAE knocked out a key Al Qaeda stronghold in Yemen.