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Who is Abdul Malik Al Houthi, the man on the US sanctions list?


Who is Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi, the man on the US sanctions list?
Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi was born in Dahyan district in Sa’dah, northern Yemen, in 1979
He is the youngest son of the Houthis spiritual leader, Badreddine al-Houthi
He lived in Sa’dah until mid-1990
He then moved to the capital, Sanaa, to work as a bodyguard for his older brother Hussein
who is the founder and spiritual father of the Houthi militia
and who was at that time a member of the Yemeni Parliament
Abdul-Malik has no formal education certificate
and he just had a religious education from his father
Indeed, Iran chose him to make another copy of Hassan Nasrallah in Yemen
After the assassination of his older brother Hussein in 2004
by government forces during rebellion wars that they conducted against the state
and with the support of his father, he directed the group, despite he was in a young age and without more experience
He was trained by Iranian and Hezbollah experts
the speech and safety precautions
to become the agent of the first Iranian project in Yemen
and in 2014, Tehran encouraged the Houthi militia to completely control legitimate authority
and to implement his coup d’état and to attack the capital Sana’a and the rest of the Yemeni cities
in the same year, the UN Security Council place Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi on the sanctions list

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