Is the Trump administration distancing itself from Saudi Arabia's crown prince, and more specifically his war in Yemen? The US defence secretary and his counterpart at the State Department are calling on both sides to lay down their arms. Could Yemen be feeling a Khashoggi effect? Has Washington grown tired of supporting an offensive that's killed civilians indiscriminately and left the Arab world's poorest nation facing cholera and starvation?
Produced by Michele BARBERO, Tommaso MAZZANTI and Laure FOURQUET.
Former United States Ambassador to Yemen (2010 to 2013)
Director of Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute
Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council
Hussain AL BUKHAITI