An airstrike targeting President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi on 19 March indicated that at least some elements of the Yemeni Air Force (YAF) have sided with Ansar Allah: the Zaidi group that has apparently taken power after Hadi’s government resigned in February.

Having fled the capital to the southern city of Aden and retracted his resignation, Hadi remains the internationally recognised president of Yemen.

One of Hadi’s aides told AFP on 19 March that the presidential palace in Aden was attacked by an aircraft and the president evacuated to another location in the country. […]