Layan Nasir Photo: Mondoweiss

Vicar of Arabia: from Gaza to the Houthis ‘worrying’ escalation. Close to the Christians in Yemen

US and British air raids against pro-Iranian rebels first act of a possible widening of the war. An operation in response to assaults on ships bound for the Red Sea by the rebels. Mgr. Martinelli: difficulties in reaching “a stable equilibrium”, the “great concern” for the situation in the Holy Land remains. In Yemen “the nuns’ work for the poor and sick continues”.