After Hadi loyalists are pushed out of mainland Yemen, NATO decides to send soldiers to Yemen. They defended Socotra and started an invasion of Al-Ghaydah. Oman starts an invasion of border towns. Houthi soldiers take Al-Hazam from AQAP soldiers.
AQAP starts an invasion of the Yemeni capital, Sana'a. The NATO forces retake the city of Tarim and invades Al Mukalla. They also invade Aden, the second largest city in Yemen. Due to the advances being slower then expected, 430,000 new NATO soldiers come in. They land in Al Hudaydah which they take in 4 days. The Houthi soldiers launch an invasion of AQAP controlled Taiz.