How To Make A Gulf Monarchy All-American

By Ben Freeman, Brian Steiner and Leila Riazi, Tom Dispatch. -

Princess Reema bint Bandar Al-Saud, Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the U.S., was on the hot seat. In early March 2020, as the Covid-19 pandemic swept the world, oil prices collapsed and a price war [...]

World’s Worst Humanitarian Disaster Triggered By Weapons From US And UK

By Thalif Deen, Inter Press News. -

United Nations - The United Nations has rightly described the deaths and devastation in war-ravaged Yemen as the “world’s worst humanitarian disaster”— caused mostly by widespread air attacks on [...]

Canadian Protestors Call For An End To Arms Sales To Saudi Arabia

By Staff, Straight.com. -

Rachel Small, Canada organizer for World BEYOND War, says the use by Saudi troops of Light Armoured Vehicles (LAVs) manufactured by General Dynamics Land Systems in London, Ontario has been [...]

Joe Biden Is Following A Blueprint for Forever War

By Danny Sjursen, In These Times. -

Last week, the U.S. military bombed a site near al-Hurri, along the Iraqi border inside Syria, where Iranian-backed Iraqi militias were allegedly stationed. Although the U.S. launched its [...]

Evaluating Biden’s Yemen Policy: Bait And Switch

By Sara Flounders, Workers.org. -

President Joe Biden seemed to announce an end to Washington’s complete support for Saudi Arabia’s war on Yemen last week, reversing Trump’s and even the Obama/Biden administration’s public [...]

How Rational Can The US Be In Dealing With Yemen And Iran?

By William Boardman, Reader Supported News. -

This announcement does not augur peace in Yemen any time soon. Rather it looks a bit like political mystification that some have chosen to celebrate now, regardless of what it actually means, [...]

Biden Says He’s Ending The Yemen War

By Shireen Al-Adeimi and Sarah Lazare, In These Times. -

The February 4 announcement by National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan that President Biden would end U.S. support for ​“offensive operations” in Yemen was understandably met with celebration by [...]

Anti-War Groups Call On UK To End Support For Saudi Assault On Yemen

By Brett Wilkins, Commondreams. -

Buoyed by President Joe Biden's announced decision to limit U.S. involvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, U.K. peace activists on Friday renewed calls for the British government to stop selling [...]

Renewed Appeal To Stop The War On Yemen

By Rene Wadlow, Popular Resistance. -

Today, the choice between an end to the armed conflict with negotiations for a renewal of a Yemeni State on the basis of the con-federal system proposed and continued fighting in the hope that [...]

Activists Block Trucks Of Company Transporting Weapons To Saudi Arabia

By World Beyond War and Labour Against the Arms Trade, Popular Resistance. -

Hamilton, Ontario - Members and allies of anti-war organizations World BEYOND War and Labour Against the Arms Trade are blocking trucks at Paddock Transport International, a Hamilton-area [...]

Shocking New Figures Show How Much US Is Fueling Violence In Yemen

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

Despite presenting itself as a force for good and peace in the Middle East, the United States sells at least five times as much weaponry to Saudi Arabia than aid it donates to Yemen. The State [...]

Two Years After Khashoggi’s Murder

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Popular Resistance. -

Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi was brutally murdered on October 2, 2018 by agents of Saudi Arabia’s despotic government, and the CIA concluded they killed him on direct orders from [...]

British Soldier Arrested For Opposing UK Arming Saudi Arabia

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

A British soldier has been arrested for opposing the United Kingdom’s role in the Saudi-led war against Yemen. Video shows Lance Corporal Ahmed Al-Babati of the Royal Signals being led away by [...]

US And Saudi Nuclear Program: The Trump Administration’s Secrecy

By Javad Heirannia, Peace Data. -

A recent report by the US House of Representatives revealed that Trump administration has accelerated the process of transferring “very sensitive” nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia.   The US [...]

Yemeni Capital Struck By Heaviest Air Strikes In Years

By Middle East Eye. -

It was around 6:45am (03.45 GMT) on Tuesday morning when Hussein al-Samie’s son began crying, woken by an earth-shattering air strike that targeted al-Nahdain Mountain in the middle of [...]