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  • Senate advances Yemen resolution in rebuke to Trump

    The Senate advanced a resolution on Wednesday to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen, dealing a significant blow to the Trump administration.The Senate voted 63-37 to discharge the resolut...

  • FDA puts Zafgen's diabetes trial on hold

    Zafgen Inc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had placed a clinical hold on U.S. trials of its experimental diabetes drug, citing possible heart safety risks.

  • Who are the Houthis fighting the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen?

    Amid the worst humanitarian crisis in the world, the Houthis show no sign of giving up The Saudi- and United Arab Emirates-led coalition fighting in Yemen is under unprecedented pressure from the international community to end its involvement in the war after the killing of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Since the coalition intervened in 2015, Yemen has become the worst humanitarian crisis in the world, according to the UN. Rights groups say up to 59,000 people have been killed, half of...

    the Guardian