Just how neutral is Oman in Yemen war?
Oman has claimed neutrality in the war in Yemen, but Saudi and coalition forces say the sultanate is smuggling weapons through its border with Yemen to Iran-backed Houthis.
ADEN, Yemen — Oman considers itself a “friend to all,” a dubious claim as some believe the sultanate is facilitating weapons smuggling to rebel Houthis in Yemen.
Instead, the sultanate adopted the role o
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Ashraf al-Falahi is a Yemeni journalist who writes about political, social and cultural issues for Arabic magazines and websites. He also contributes to Sada, an online journal published by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and works as a Yemen correspondent for the London-based Arabi 21.
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