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Pelosi: Congress stops arm sales to Saudis

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Thursday vowed that President Trump would have a fight on his hands as he presses to realize a sweeping arms sale to Saudi Arabia. Speaking ...

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Yemen’s Houthis conduct drone attacks on Saudi Arabia’s Jizan airport

Yemeni armed forces have launched fresh drone attacks on the airport in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern Jizan region. Yemen’s TV channel reported on Sunday that Qasif-K2 combat drones had targeted drone ...

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State dept official ousted after assisting arms sales to Saudis

A senior State Department official left the Trump administration after helping develop a plan that steered billions of dollars to the defense firm he once lobbied for, according to The ...

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Senators will try to block US arms sales to Saudis

A bipartisan group of senators will try to block the Trump administration’s use of emergency authority to sell arms to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, setting up a ...

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Graham criticized arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Graham criticized arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Sunday criticized the Trump administration pushing through arms sales to Saudi Arabia, citing the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. “I’ve got a real problem with ...

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Saudi Arabia reportedly planning to execute 3 leading Muslim scholars

Saudi Arabia reportedly planning to execute 3 leading Muslim scholars

A news report citing a relative and unnamed Saudi officials says Salman al Odah, Awad al Qarni, and Ali al Omari, are set to be killed after Ramadan. Authorities in ...

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Both Saudi Arabia and the United States are probably guilty of war crimes in Yemen

Both Saudi Arabia and the United States are probably guilty of war crimes in Yemen

On August 9 of last year, warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition bombed a school bus near a market in the northern Yemeni town of Dahyan, killing 54 people, 44 of them children. ...

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Saudi Arabia says 2 oil tankers damaged in sabotage attacks

Saudi Arabia says 2 oil tankers damaged in Sabotage attacks

Saudi Arabia’s minister of energy said Monday two of its oil tankers were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates in attacks that caused “significant damage” to the ...

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President Trump has made more than 10,000 false or misleading claims

Trump prepares to do battle with congress over subpoenas for financial information

It took President Trump 601 days to top 5,000 false and misleading claims in The Fact Checker’s database, an average of eight claims a day. But on April 26, just ...

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Saudi Arabia added to list of terrorism-financing ‘Dirty Money’ countries as Trump administration continues to back Kingdom

Saudi Arabia added to list of terrorism-financing ‘Dirty Money’ countries as Trump administration continues to back Kingdom

The European Union has added Saudi Arabia to its growing list of countries that lack tight control over money laundering and terrorism financing. If all 28 European Union member states ...

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