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Saudi warplanes, most made in America, still bomb civilians in Yemen

Saudi warplanes, most made in America, still bomb civilians in Yemen

After five days of treatment in a shabby Yemeni hospital, Luai Sabri died on Tuesday. The 20-year-old had a cracked skull, a ruptured spleen and a damaged liver, according to ...

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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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Yemen war that has starved 13 million and Trump really like to continue this war

Yemen war that has starved 13 million and Trump really like to continue this war

Republicans in the US Senate have blocked a resolution to end US support for Saudi Arabia in the Yemen War, which has starved 13 million people. The resolution would have overturned president Donald Trump’s veto of ...

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Senate passes resolution to overturn Trump’s national emergency declaration

Senate passes resolution to overturn Trump's national emergency declaration

The Senate delivered a high-profile rebuke to President Donald Trump over his signature agenda issue Thursday when 12 Republicans joined Democrats to overturn the President’s national emergency border declaration. The ...

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Congress closer to forcing Trump’s hand on Saudi support

Congress closer to forcing Trump’s hand on Saudi support

Supporters of a measure to cut off U.S. support to Saudi Arabia in Yemen are projecting victory in the coming weeks when the Senate takes up a House-passed resolution. The ...

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Saudi Arabia recruited Darfur children for Yemen war

Saudi Arabia recruited Darfur children for Yemen war

Saudi Arabia has reportedly recruited children from Darfur to join its military campaign in Yemen. The New York Times reports that as many as 14,000 Sudanese militiamen have been fighting ...

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Trump says standing by Saudi crown prince despite pleas from Senate

Trump says standing by Saudi crown prince despite pleas from Senate

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he stood by Saudi Arabia’s crown prince despite a CIA assessment that he ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and pleas from U.S. senators for Trump to ...

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Top Republicans slam Trump for statement backing Saudi Arabia

Top Republicans slam Trump for statement backing Saudi Arabia

Top Senate Republicans slammed President Donald Trump for his statement backing Saudi Arabia in the wake of the death and dismemberment of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The chairman of ...

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U.S. Army Green Berets were actively helping Saudi Arabian military personnel on the border with Yemen

U.S. Army Green Berets were actively helping Saudi Arabian military personnel on the border with Yemen

In March, the U.S. Senate voted down a resolution co-sponsored by Sens. Mike Lee, Utah Republican, and Bernie Sanders, Vermont independent, which would have ended U.S. involvement in the protracted ...

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Yemen still invisible as Khashoggi murder comes to light

Yemen still invisible as Khashoggi murder comes to light

The murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has triggered a diplomatic and public relations crisis for Saudi Arabia, but little may change for the victims of the Yemen war. On ...

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