The Houthi armed group's decision to ban YouTube and Facebook in Yemen is a reaction to the closure of their channels on these platforms.The Houthi armed group's decision to ban Yo
YouTube had shut down 70 Houthi-affiliated channels for spreading military and ideological propaganda. The group's call for a ban is supported by Houthi officials and activists.
They have utilized social media to shape narratives and suppress dissenting voices. However, banning these platforms raises concerns about censorship, limiting information diversit
The ban illustrates the evolving nature of information warfare, highlighting the group's attempt to regain narrative control amidst potential negative consequences.
Additionally, the ban has the potential to isolate Yemen even further from the global community, limiting the public’s access to international perspectives and hampering communic
As the group seeks to regain control over their narrative, concerns over censorship, isolation, and the potential suppression of diverse voices come to the forefront.