A UN-brokered agreement to demilitarise the Yemeni port city of Hodeida is stuck.
The Yemeni government insists on a complete handover of Hodeida by the Huthis, which the latter reject. Meanwhile, Huthi attacks on Saudi territory and Saudi airstrikes in Yemen have intensified over the past three months.
Why does it matter?
The paralysis in Hodeida is preventing the UN from convening talks to end the war and undermining its credibility as…