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  • Everyone Not Exporting Arms To Saudi Arabia Is Halting Arms Exports To Saudi Arabia

    Only after Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi was brutally murdered did the major networks like CNN finally discover Saudi atrocities in Yemen and a horrid human rights record and history of crackdown on dissent at home.  While perhaps we might say better late than never, it's interesting to now see pieces being written about "the latest countries to suspend new arms deals with Saudi Arabia" given that some of these countries' arms exports to Saudi Arabia were so minuscule to begin with...

    Zero Hedge
  • Charities call for US to halt support for Saudis in Yemen

    In joint appeal, 5 charities urge US to halt all military support for Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen’s Shiite rebels

    Washington Post
  • Senators Angry With Saudi Arabia Look to Halt Support in Yemen

    Senators frustrated with Saudi Arabia following the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi could vote as early as Wednesday on a measure withdrawing U.S. support for the Saudi intervention in Yemen’s civil war.

  • Corker calls Trump’s loyalty to Saudi Arabia ‘un-American’

    Republican Sen. Bob Corker on Thursday called the Trump administration’s continuing loyalty to the regime of Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman following Jamal Khashoggi’s murder “un-American.” He and other top senators from both parties met Thursday to try to hammer out a deal to rebuke Saudi Arabia for the killing of the journalist —...

    New York Post
  • Yemen government agrees to UN peace talks after Houthi leader calls for halt to attacks

    The talks mark the strongest ever commitments from both sides to move towards a solution to the conflict which has raged for the last three and a half years.
  • Trump Is Right About Saudi Arabia

    Christian Whiton Security, Americas Trump made a decision to put U.S. interests ahead of the passions of a moralistic chattering class that has no idea about how to defend America. The meltdown over President Donald Trump’s decision to stick with Saudi Arabia despite a human-rights tiff was predictable if melodramatic. Senator Bob Corker, the outgoing anti-Trump chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said “I never thought I’d see the day a White House would moonlight as a public...

    The National Interest
  • Senator calls for accountability with Saudi Arabia

    Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., discusses the tragic death of a 7-year-old migrant girl who was taken into Border Patrol custody. Sen. Coons also discusses the Senate's vote to end U.S. aid to the Saudi war on Yemen.