Due to the uncertain security situation in the country, many western countries have withdrawn from their embassies in Sanaa, currently under Houthi control.
The Canadian Government advises Canadians to avoid all travel and if you are unfortunate enough to be in the country in spite of previous warnings get out now.
“the security situation has deteriorated significantly and foreigners are at extreme risk.” Government of Canada
The advice to citizens of the UK from their government is to leave immediately. The government further advises that any that chose to ignore the evacuation advice will be on their own in Yemen. There will be no rescue flights.
To add to the two way fighting between the Shia and Sunni factions, Al-Qaida members continue to target westerners and Houthis.
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