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Also known as: Arab Coalition| Arab Coalition Forces| Arab Coalition to restore legitimacy in Yemen| coalition forces| Gulf Arab coalition| Hope Restoration Operation| Joint Forces| Operation Renewal of Hope| operations Renewal of Hope| Operation Storm of Resolve| Saudi-led Arab Coalition| Saudi-led Coalition

Country: Yemen

Classified as: Air Force  Army  Joint Operation  Military  Navy

Areas of operation



Area of Operation First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Al Mahrah Governorate 25 January 2019
Socotra Governorate 25 January 2019
Marib Governorate 25 January 2019
Hajjah Governorate 25 January 2019
Al Khawkhah 7 December 2017
Mukalla 28 April 2016
Ta'izz 2 December 2015
Ad Dali' Governorate 24 November 2015
Ta'izz Governorate 24 November 2015
Sirwah district 13 September 2015
Al Anad Air Base August 2015
`Adan July 2015
Yemen 22 April 2015 23 April 2018

Sites



Site First Cited Date Last Cited Date
`Adan 2 December 2015 18 July 2018
Safer Airport 15 September 2015
Al `Anad August 2015 25 November 2015
Al Anad Air Base August 2015 25 November 2015
At Ta'if 26 April 2015
Riyadh 22 April 2015

Member units

All units that comprise this unit.
Name Country Other Names Classification First Cited Date Last Cited Date
1 Tactical Fighter Squadron Bahrain 1 Fighter
1st Fighter Squadron
1st Tactical Fighter Squadron
1 TFS
First Squadron
Air Force
Military
28 April 2015
2 Tactical Fighter Squadron Bahrain 2 Fighter
2nd Figher Squadron
2 TFS
Air Force
Military
28 April 2015
3 Helicopter Squadron Bahrain 3
3rd Helicopter Squadron
3 Squadron
Air Force
Military
Bahrain Defence Force Bahrain armed forces
BDF
قوة دفاع البحرين
Air Force
Army
Military
Navy
Royal Bahrain Naval Force Bahrain Bahrain Royal Naval Force
navy
RBNF
Royal Bahraini Navy
Military
Navy
Royal Bahraini Air Force Bahrain Air Force
RBAF
سلاح الجو
سلاح الجو الملكي
سلاح الجو الملكي البحريني
قوات جوية
Air Force
Military
22 April 2015 3 April 2019
Royal Guard Bahrain Military
Royal Guard Special Forces Bahrain Royal Guard Special Force Military
Sabha Bahrain 90 Military
Navy
24 November 2015 25 December 2015
Egyptian Air Force Egypt air force Air Force
Military
22 April 2015 22 August 2016
Egyptian Navy Egypt naval force
navy
Military
Navy
22 April 2015 23 January 2017
Royal Jordanian Air Force Jordan air force
Al Quwwat al Jawwiya al Malakiya al Urduniya
RJAF
Air Force
Military
22 April 2015 24 February 2017
Kuwait Air Force Kuwait Air Force
Al Quwwat al Jawwiya al Kuwaitiya
KAF
Kuwaiti air force
Air Force
Military
22 April 2015 13 March 2018
Escadron de Chasse "Spark" Morocco escadrille
Escadrille 'Spark'
escadron Spark
'Spark'
Air Force
Military
22 April 2015 10 May 2015
Royal Moroccan Air Force Morocco Adwas Ujenna Ageldan
air force
Alkowat al Malakiya al Jawiya
Forces royales air
FRA
RMAF
Air Force
Military
22 April 2015 22 January 2016
Royal Moroccan Air Force Morocco Adwas Ujenna Ageldan
air force
Alkowat al Malakiya al Jawiya
Forces royales air
FRA
RMAF
Air Force
Military
2018
Royal Moroccan Armed Forces Morocco armed forces
FAR
Forces Armées Royales
Air Force
Army
Military
Navy
Royal Guard
8 February 2019
Qatar Emiri Air Force Qatar QAEF
Qatar Amiri Air Force
Qatar Emiri Air Force
Air Force
Military
22 April 2015 5 June 2017
10 Squadron Saudi Arabia 10 Sqn
10th Squadron
10th Squadron RSAF
No10 Squadron
Air Force
Military
13 Squadron Saudi Arabia 13
13th Squadron
13th Squadron RSAF
No. 13
Air Force
Military
2 Aviation Brigade Saudi Arabia 2nd Aviation Brigade Army
Military
2 Squadron Saudi Arabia 2nd Squadron
2nd Squadron RSAF
No. 2
Number 2
Air Force
Military
3 Squadron Saudi Arabia 3rd Squadron
3rd Squadron RSAF
No. 3
No3 Squadron
Third Squadron
Air Force
Military
34 Squadron Saudi Arabia 34
34th Squadron
34th Squadron RSAF
No. 34
Air Force
Military
5 Squadron Saudi Arabia 5
5th Squadron
Fifth Squadron
No. 5
Air Force
Military
55 Squadron Saudi Arabia 55th Squadron
55th Squadron RSAF
No. 55
Number 55
Air Force
Military
6 Squadron Saudi Arabia 6th Squadron
6th Squadron RSAF
No. 6
Number 6
Air Force
Military
7 Squadron Saudi Arabia 7th Squadron RSAF
No. 7
Air Force
Military
75 Squadron Saudi Arabia 75th Squadron
75th Squadron RSAF
No. 75
Air Force
Military
83 Squadron Saudi Arabia 83rd Squadron
83rd Squadron RSAF
No. 83+C39
Air Force
Military
92 Squadron Saudi Arabia 92nd Squadron
92nd Squadron RSAF
No. 92
Number 92
Air Force
Military
99 Squadron Saudi Arabia 99th Squadron
99th Squadron RSAF
No. 99
Air Force
Military
Eastern Fleet Saudi Arabia RSNF Eastern Fleet
الأسطول الشرقي
Military
Navy
Jalalat Almalek Al-Madinah Saudi Arabia 702
al Madina-class frigate
Al-Madinah
F702
Madina
Military
Navy
February 2017
Royal Saudi Air Force Saudi Arabia Air Force
Royal Saudi Air Forces
RSAF
Air Force
Military
Royal Saudi Land Forces Aviation Command Saudi Arabia Army Aviation Command
RSLAF Aviation Command
Army
Military
Royal Saudi Naval Forces Saudi Arabia Naval Forces
Navy
Navy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Royal Saudi Navy
Royal Saudi Navy Forces
RSAN
RSN
RSNF
Saudi Royal Navy Forces
Military
Navy
1 April 2017 17 April 2017
Saudi Arabian National Guard Saudi Arabia National Guard
SANG
Military
Saudi Arabian National Guard
22 April 2015
Western Fleet Saudi Arabia RSNF Western Fleet
Western Region Fleet
Military
Navy
Rapid Support Forces Sudan RSF Rapid Support Forces 15 April 2019 14 January 2020
Sudan Air Force Sudan Sudanese Air Force Air Force
Military
22 April 2015 2019
3 Shaheen Squadron United Arab Emirates 3rd Fighter Squadron
3 Shaheen Sqn
Air Force
Military
28 April 2015
Al Murjan United Arab Emirates M 02
mine countermeasure ship
Minehunter, Type 332 Class
UAE MO2 Al Murjan
Military
Navy
29 July 2017
Presidential Guard United Arab Emirates PG Army
Military
Special Operations Command United Arab Emirates PG-SOC
SOC
Military 2015 2017
United Arab Emirates Air Force and Air Defence Force United Arab Emirates Air Force
Air Force and Air Defence
Air Force Command
Air Forces and Air Defence Command
Emirati air force
UAEAF
UAE AF&AD
UAE Air Force
UAE Air Force and Air Defence Force
UAE Air Forces and Air Defence
Air Force
Military
United Arab Emirates Armed Forces United Arab Emirates armed forces of the United Arab Emirates
Emirati armed forces
forces of the United Arab Emirates
UAE Armed Forces
UAE military
UDF
Union Defense Force
القوات المسلحة
القوات المسلحة الإماراتية
قوات الإمارات المسلحة
Air Force
Army
Military
Navy
United Arab Emirates Land Forces United Arab Emirates Land Forces
UAE Army
UAE Ground Forces
UAE Land Forces
Army
Military
United Arab Emirates Naval Forces United Arab Emirates Naval Command
Naval Forces
Navy
Navy Forces
UAE Naval Forces
UAE Navy
أسطول القوات البحرية لدولة الإمارات
البحرية في الإمارات
القوات البحرية
القوات البحرية في الدولة
القوات البحرية في دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة
لقوات البحرية في دولة الإمارات
للقوات البحرية في دولة الإمارات
Military
Navy
2015 2019

Parent units

All units that have held a command position over this unit.
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Personnel

Table showing personnel linked to this unit in command, administrative and other roles
Name Rank Role Title First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Abd el-Salam al-Shahi Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander Western Coast 2015 2019
Abu Khalifa Said el-Mahri None Coalition Intelligence Officer 2015 2019
Ahmed el-Blushee Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander in Aden July 2017 January 2018
Ali Ahmed el-Tanjee Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander in Aden May 2015 January 2016
Ali Ahmed el-Tanjee Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander in Al-Hudaydah 2018 2019
Ali el-Nuaimee Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander in Aden January 2016 July 2016
Awad Saeed al-Ahbabi Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander in Aden July 2018 January 2019
Muhammad el-Hasani Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander in Aden January 2018 July 2018
Naser el-Otaibee Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander in Aden January 2017 July 2017
Rashed Saeed al-ghafli Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander in Aden January 2019 July 2019
Sultan el-Habsee Brigadier General United Arab Emirates Coalition Commander in Aden July 2016 January 2017
Abdullah al-Ghamdi Major General Pilot Deputy Commander 17 August 2018 28 September 2020
Abdullah al-Ghamdi Major General Pilot Air Operations Director 17 August 2018 28 September 2020
Abdurrahman bin Saleh Al-Bunyan Lieutenant General Commander Commander of the Joint Forces 22 April 2015 22 May 2017
Fahad bin Turky bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud Major General Commander of Joint Special Operations 16 March 2016 10 April 2017
Fahad bin Turky bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud Lieutenent General Commander Commander of the Joint Forces 15 August 2017 30 August 2020
Mutlaq bin Salim bin Mutlaq Al-Azima Lieutenent General Commander Commander of the Joint Forces 31 August 2020

Incidents


According to Human Rights Watch: "Cases of Unlawful Airstrikes [...] On August 8, starting at 8:30 p.m., coalition aircraft dropped five bombs in the span of several minutes, destroying eight homes in the village of Shara`a, located in southern Ibb governorate’s Radhma district. The village has a population of about ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Cases of Unlawful Airstrikes [...] On August 8, starting at 8:30 p.m., coalition aircraft dropped five bombs in the span of several minutes, destroying eight homes in the village of Shara`a, located in southern Ibb governorate’s Radhma district. The village has a population of about ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Cases of Unlawful Airstrikes [...] On August 8, starting at 8:30 p.m., coalition aircraft dropped five bombs in the span of several minutes, destroying eight homes in the village of Shara`a, located in southern Ibb governorate’s Radhma district. The village has a population of about ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Cases of Unlawful Airstrikes [...] On August 8, starting at 8:30 p.m., coalition aircraft dropped five bombs in the span of several minutes, destroying eight homes in the village of Shara`a, located in southern Ibb governorate’s Radhma district. The village has a population of about ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Cases of Unlawful Airstrikes [...] On August 8, starting at 8:30 p.m., coalition aircraft dropped five bombs in the span of several minutes, destroying eight homes in the village of Shara`a, located in southern Ibb governorate’s Radhma district. The village has a population of about ...


According to Amnesty International: "VIOLATIONS OF INTERNATIOAL LAW: HUNDREDS OF CIVILIANS KILLED IN COALITION AIRSTRIKES [...] Since 25 March 2015, thousands of airstrikes by Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces have killed hundreds of civilians all over Yemen. The eight strikes investigated by Amnesty International for this briefing killed at least 141 ...


According to Amnesty International: "VIOLATIONS OF INTERNATIOAL LAW: HUNDREDS OF CIVILIANS KILLED IN COALITION AIRSTRIKES [...] Since 25 March 2015, thousands of airstrikes by Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces have killed hundreds of civilians all over Yemen. The eight strikes investigated by Amnesty International for this briefing killed at least 141 ...


According to Amnesty International: "VIOLATIONS OF INTERNATIOAL LAW: HUNDREDS OF CIVILIANS KILLED IN COALITION AIRSTRIKES [...] Since 25 March 2015, thousands of airstrikes by Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces have killed hundreds of civilians all over Yemen. The eight strikes investigated by Amnesty International for this briefing killed at least 141 ...


According to Amnesty International: "VIOLATIONS OF INTERNATIOAL LAW: HUNDREDS OF CIVILIANS KILLED IN COALITION AIRSTRIKES [...] Since 25 March 2015, thousands of airstrikes by Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces have killed hundreds of civilians all over Yemen. The eight strikes investigated by Amnesty International for this briefing killed at least 141 ...


According to Amnesty International: "VIOLATIONS OF INTERNATIOAL LAW: HUNDREDS OF CIVILIANS KILLED IN COALITION AIRSTRIKES [...] Since 25 March 2015, thousands of airstrikes by Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces have killed hundreds of civilians all over Yemen. The eight strikes investigated by Amnesty International for this briefing killed at least 141 ...


According to Amnesty International: "VIOLATIONS OF INTERNATIOAL LAW: HUNDREDS OF CIVILIANS KILLED IN COALITION AIRSTRIKES [...] Since 25 March 2015, thousands of airstrikes by Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces have killed hundreds of civilians all over Yemen. The eight strikes investigated by Amnesty International for this briefing killed at least 141 ...


According to Amnesty International: "VIOLATIONS OF INTERNATIOAL LAW: HUNDREDS OF CIVILIANS KILLED IN COALITION AIRSTRIKES [...] Since 25 March 2015, thousands of airstrikes by Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces have killed hundreds of civilians all over Yemen. The eight strikes investigated by Amnesty International for this briefing killed at least 141 ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Human Rights Watch: "Unlawful Airstrikes [...] Human Rights Watch investigated several coalition aerial attacks in Saada City that appeared to be in violation of the laws of war. On the basis of information from relatives, witnesses, medical staff, and local Houthi authorities Human Rights Watch compiled the names ...


According to Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen: "Violations of international law [...] Coalition air strikes have caused most of the documented civilian casualties. In the past three years, such air strikes have hit residential areas, markets, funerals, weddings, detention facilities, civilian boats and even medical facilities. ...


According to Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen: "Violations of international law [...] Coalition air strikes have caused most of the documented civilian casualties. In the past three years, such air strikes have hit residential areas, markets, funerals, weddings, detention facilities, civilian boats and even medical facilities. ...


According to Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen: "Violations of international law [...] Coalition air strikes have caused most of the documented civilian casualties. In the past three years, such air strikes have hit residential areas, markets, funerals, weddings, detention facilities, civilian boats and even medical facilities. ...


According to Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen: "Violations of international law [...] Coalition air strikes have caused most of the documented civilian casualties. In the past three years, such air strikes have hit residential areas, markets, funerals, weddings, detention facilities, civilian boats and even medical facilities. ...


According to Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen: "Violations of international law [...] Coalition air strikes have caused most of the documented civilian casualties. In the past three years, such air strikes have hit residential areas, markets, funerals, weddings, detention facilities, civilian boats and even medical facilities. ...


According to Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen: "Violations of international law [...] Coalition air strikes have caused most of the documented civilian casualties. In the past three years, such air strikes have hit residential areas, markets, funerals, weddings, detention facilities, civilian boats and even medical facilities. ...