Unrest Threatens Yemen Oil, LNG Operations As President Quits

Critical oil and gas operations in parts of western Yemen have been suspended in the last week, on the back of a new wave of unrest sparked by the abduction of a presidential aide by Shi’a Houthi militants, who for over four months have occupied the Yemeni capital San’a.

Yemen’s new powerbrokers seized President ‘Abd Rabu Mansur Hadi’s chief of staff, Ahmad Awad bin Mubarak on 17 January,...