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Outraged over Khashoggi's murder, Senate votes to end U.S. support of Saudi Arabia in Yemen war

OUTRAGED OVER KHASHOGGI'S MURDER, SENATE VOTES TO END U.S. SUPPORT OF SAUDI ARABIA IN YEMEN WAR

The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to cease military assistance to Saudi Arabia and its coalition airstrikes in Yemen, which have resulted...

Senate rebels against Trump, votes to withdraw US support for Saudi Arabia in Yemen

SENATE REBELS AGAINST TRUMP, VOTES TO WITHDRAW US SUPPORT FOR SAUDI ARABIA IN YEMEN

The Senate on Thursday voted 56 to 41 in favor of a resolution to withdraw US support for Saudi Arabia in the Yemen conflict in a stunning...

 
 
 
Iran is safe for travelers according to 2019 Travel Risk Map

IRAN IS SAFE FOR TRAVELERS ACCORDING TO 2019 TRAVEL RISK MAP

Three of the five most dangerous countries in the world are in the Middle East - Syria, Yemen and Iraq. Iran is now paying a lot of...

Senate votes in favor of a key resolution to end US support of Saudi Arabia in Yemen

SENATE VOTES IN FAVOR OF A KEY RESOLUTION TO END US SUPPORT OF SAUDI ARABIA IN YEMEN

The Senate on Wednesday advanced a resolution to end US support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen. The resolution, which calls on...

 
 
 
Durbin: We Were Told White House Blocked CIA Director Haspel From Saudi Arabia Briefing

DURBIN: WE WERE TOLD WHITE HOUSE BLOCKED CIA DIRECTOR HASPEL FROM SAUDI ARABIA BRIEFING

After today's intel briefing with senators on Saudi Arabia and Yemen, one thing several lawmakers made a point of highlighting was...

Bernie Sanders Is Forcing A Vote On Support For Saudi Arabia. Here's His Path To Victory

BERNIE SANDERS IS FORCING A VOTE ON SUPPORT FOR SAUDI ARABIA. HERE'S HIS PATH TO VICTORY

A bill from Sanders, Chris Murphy and Mike Lee takes aim at the U.S. assistance for a Saudi campaign in Yemen, but it's still at least...

 
 
 
UNICEF warns impeding aid delivery will lead to famine

UNICEF WARNS IMPEDING AID DELIVERY WILL LEAD TO FAMINE

CAIRO - The United Nations Children's Fund regional director says authorities in Yemen are making it “impossible” to deliver and distribute...

After Khashoggi killing, US rethinks cooperation on Saudi nuclear plans and Yemen

AFTER KHASHOGGI KILLING, US RETHINKS COOPERATION ON SAUDI NUCLEAR PLANS AND YEMEN

As Turkish authorities continue to release new details on how dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed after he entered...

 
 
 
UN envoy to Yemen seeks to downplay non-start of talks

UN ENVOY TO YEMEN SEEKS TO DOWNPLAY NON-START OF TALKS

SANAA, Yemen - The U.N. special envoy to Yemen sought to downplay the significance of the failure of peace talks to start, saying on...

The Saudi-led coalition has repeatedly been accused of war crimes in Yemen - but Mattis says the US will keep supporting it

THE SAUDI-LED COALITION HAS REPEATEDLY BEEN ACCUSED OF WAR CRIMES IN YEMEN - BUT MATTIS SAYS THE US WILL KEEP SUPPORTING IT

Reuters Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Tuesday that the US intends to continue backing the Saudi-led coalition fighting Iranian-backed...

 
 
 
UAE says battle for Hodeida meant to end wider Yemen war

UAE SAYS BATTLE FOR HODEIDA MEANT TO END WIDER YEMEN WAR

A senior official in the United Arab Emirates says the battle for Yemen's port city of Hodeida is aimed at forcing Shiite rebels to...

In Yemen, Selling, Borrowing, Begging To Save Loved-Ones as Cholera Rages

IN YEMEN, SELLING, BORROWING, BEGGING TO SAVE LOVED-ONES AS CHOLERA RAGES

SANA'A, YEMEN - When his wife's vomiting and diarrhea simply wouldn't stop, 40-year-old Ali Sherwaid, an English teacher, did a quick...

 
 
 
Apocalyptic Skies, Junkyard Sharks, Forgotten Spaceships, New Friends - Four Tales of the Red Sea

APOCALYPTIC SKIES, JUNKYARD SHARKS, FORGOTTEN SPACESHIPS, NEW FRIENDS - FOUR TALES OF THE RED SEA

Returning to sea for the first time in nearly a decade brought back memories of the wildest three weeks of my life - when we sailed...

New bout of heavy fighting in Yemen kills dozens

NEW BOUT OF HEAVY FIGHTING IN YEMEN KILLS DOZENS

SANAA, Yemen - Heavy fighting in Yemen between pro-government forces and Shiite rebels has killed more than 150 people in the last...

 
 
 
At least 15 killed in Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen wedding - local health officials

AT LEAST 15 KILLED IN SAUDI-LED AIR STRIKES ON YEMEN WEDDING - LOCAL HEALTH OFFICIALS

Suspected Saudi-led strikes on a wedding ceremony in Yemeni Hajjah province have resulted in multiple casualties, including women and...

The US just approved $1.3 billion sale of artillery to Saudi Arabia

THE US JUST APPROVED $1.3 BILLION SALE OF ARTILLERY TO SAUDI ARABIA

AP Photo/Evan Vucci The Trump administration is signing off on selling more than $1.3 billion in artillery to Saudi Arabia. The package...

 
 
 
Fire at World Food Program's warehouse in Yemen

FIRE AT WORLD FOOD PROGRAM'S WAREHOUSE IN YEMEN

SANAA, Yemen - Yemen's official news agency says a fire has broken out at storage facilities belonging to the World Food Program in...

Saudi Arabia says it intercepted seven missiles fired by Yemen rebels, but videos from Riyadh seem to show otherwise

SAUDI ARABIA SAYS IT INTERCEPTED SEVEN MISSILES FIRED BY YEMEN REBELS, BUT VIDEOS FROM RIYADH SEEM TO SHOW OTHERWISE

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - As with nearly every ballistic missile launched by Yemen's Shiite rebels targeting Saudi Arabia, the...

 
 
 
Report: Bombs disguised as rocks in Yemen show Iranian aid

REPORT: BOMBS DISGUISED AS ROCKS IN YEMEN SHOW IRANIAN AID

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Roadside bombs disguised as rocks in Yemen bear similarities to others used by Hezbollah in southern...

Houthi rebels say they shot down a Saudi-led coalition fighter jet over Yemen

HOUTHI REBELS SAY THEY SHOT DOWN A SAUDI-LED COALITION FIGHTER JET OVER YEMEN

Iranian-backed Houthi rebels said they shot down a Saudi-led coalition fighter jet over Yemen. But Saudi media claimed the jet crashed...