Posts Tagged ‘ Saudi-led Coaliton ’

Senate Prepares for Vote on Saudi Arms Sale

Sep 21st, 2016 | By

***Update: As of September 21, the Senate approved the sale of military equipment in a vote of 71 to 27 despite bipartisan efforts made by Rand Paul and Chris Murphy.   This week the Senate is gearing up for a vote on the joint resolution that aims to block the $1.15 billion sale of military

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One-Third of Saudi Air Raids in Yemen Target Civilian Sites

Sep 21st, 2016 | By
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Research conducted by the Yemen Data Project found that more than one-third of all Saudi led air raids on Yemen have hit civilian sites including schools, hospitals, markets, mosques and economic infrastructures. These findings contradict claims made by the Saudi government that they are seeking to minimize civilian casualties. Saudi Arabia, a US ally, challenged

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